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The Family Dictionary or Household Companion. Containing in an alphabetical method, I Directions for cookery etc....

By: Salmon, William

Price: $950.00

Publisher: London, Printed for H.Rhodes at The Star, the corner of Bride Lane in Fleet Street: 1705

Edition: Third edition

Seller ID: 8537

Condition: Good


Rebound in modern half-calf with marbled boards. Title page corners are shabby and a dozen following have dog-ears. Occasional rust stains,watermark. Remnants of insect damage affect a small section of pp 167 - 176. First published in 1695 by W.H, in this Third Edition William Salmon gives himself the title of Professor of Physic, although some writers suggest he was only a well-read quack. This lovely example of the household companion is a wealth of information for ... View more info