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The young ladies school of arts. Containing a great variety of practical receipts, in gum-flowers, filligree, japanning, Shell-Work, Gilding, Painting, Cosmetics, Jellies, Preserves, Cakes, Cordials, Creams, Jamms, Pickles, Candying, Made Wines, Clear Starching, &c together with directions for breeding canary birds, and breeding, nursing, and ordering of the silk-worm. Also a great many Curious Receipts, both useful and entertaining, never before published. By Mrs. Hannah Robertson.

Title
The young ladies school of arts. [electronic resource] : Containing a great variety of practical receipts, in gum-flowers, filligree, japanning, Shell-Work, Gilding, Painting, Cosmetics, Jellies, Preserves, Cakes, Cordials, Creams, Jamms, Pickles, Candying, Made Wines, Clear Starching, &c together with directions for breeding canary birds, and breeding, nursing, and ordering of the silk-worm. Also a great many Curious Receipts, both useful and entertaining, never before published. By Mrs. Hannah Robertson.
Author
Robertson, Hannah, 1724-1800?.
Publication
York : printed for R. Spence in High-Ousegate 1784.
Electronic Resource
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Details

Additional Authors
Gale (Firm)
Description
[3],vi-xx,[2],182p.; 12⁰.
Uniform Title
Eighteenth century collections online.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Cookbooks.
Note
  • A reissue of the 1777 York fourth edition, without the dedication.
  • Braces in title.
  • Price from imprint: price One Shilling and Sixpence, sewed.
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Indexed In (note)
  • English Short Title Catalog,
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic reproduction.
OCLC
642560902
Author
Robertson, Hannah, 1724-1800?.
Title
The young ladies school of arts. [electronic resource] : Containing a great variety of practical receipts, in gum-flowers, filligree, japanning, Shell-Work, Gilding, Painting, Cosmetics, Jellies, Preserves, Cakes, Cordials, Creams, Jamms, Pickles, Candying, Made Wines, Clear Starching, &c together with directions for breeding canary birds, and breeding, nursing, and ordering of the silk-worm. Also a great many Curious Receipts, both useful and entertaining, never before published. By Mrs. Hannah Robertson.
Imprint
York : printed for R. Spence in High-Ousegate 1784.
Edition
The fourth edition, with large additions.
Series
Eighteenth century collections online.
Reproduction
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Indexed In:
English Short Title Catalog, T28219.
Connect to:
Place of Publication
Great Britain England York.
Added Author
Gale (Firm)
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