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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

Title
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.
Author
Robertson, Hannah, 1724-1800?
Publication
York : Printed for R. Spence in High-Ousegate, 1784.

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Additional Authors
Spence, Robert, 1749-1824
Description
[iii]-xx, [2], 182 pages; 15 cm
Subjects
Note
  • Signatures: [pi]⁴ a⁶ A-P⁶ Q1.
  • A reissue of the 1777 York fourth edition, without the dedication.
  • Below imprint in square brackets: Price One Shilling and Sixpence, sewed.
Indexed In (note)
  • English short title catalogue,
Call Number
Pforz (Robertson, H. Young ladies school of arts)
OCLC
504301800
Author
Robertson, Hannah, 1724-1800?
Title
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.
Imprint
York : Printed for R. Spence in High-Ousegate, 1784.
Edition
The fourth edition, with large additions.
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Indexed In:
English short title catalogue, T28219
Local Note
Pforzheimer copy: With an early ink signature on the title page ("Ann Crowe"). -- Full contemporary sheep.
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Added Author
Spence, Robert, 1749-1824, publisher.
Research Call Number
Pforz (Robertson, H. Young ladies school of arts)
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