The Cook and Housewife's Manual: A practical system of modern domestic cookery and family management. Margaret DODS, JOHNSTONE pseud., Christine.

The Cook and Housewife's Manual: A practical system of modern domestic cookery and family management.

Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd and London: Simpkin & Marshall, 1829. Fourth edition, 12mo, (ii), 552 pp. 11 small engravings in the text in the section on carving, lower corner of leaves at the beginning damp stained, not affecting the text. Contemporary half calf, marbled edges, some minor rubbing, very good. Johnstone co-edited with her husband the Inverness Courier, from where her domestic articles were collected for this title, first published in 1826. Item #29338

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