The English House-Wife Containing the Inward and Outward Vertues Which Ought to Be in a Compleat Woman, as Her Skill in Physick, Surgery, Cookery, Extraction of Oyles, Banqueting Stuffe, Ordering of Great Feasts (1649)

The English House-Wife Containing the Inward and Outward Vertues Which Ought to Be in a Compleat Woman, as Her Skill in Physick, Surgery, Cookery, Extraction of Oyles, Banqueting Stuffe, Ordering of Great Feasts (1649)

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EARLY HISTORY OF LOVE, MARRIAGE & SEX. Imagine holding history in your hands. Now you can. Digitally preserved and previously accessible only through libraries as Early English Books Online, this rare material is now available in single print editions. Thousands of books written between 1475 and 1700 can be delivered to your doorstep in individual volumes of high quality historical reproductions. Human relationships intrigued and baffled thinkers and writers well before the postmodern age of psychology and self-help. Now readers can access the insights and intricacies of Anglo-Saxon interactions in sex and love, marriage and politics, and the truth that lies somewhere in between action and thought. ++++ The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++ "The English house-wife containing the inward and outward vertues which ought to be in a compleat woman, as her skill in physick, surgery, cookery, extraction of oyles, banqueting stuffe, ordering of great feasts" Markham, Gervase, 1568?-1637. [Edition statement: ] A work generally approved, and now the fifth time much augmented, purged, and made most profitable and necessary for all men, and the generall good of this kingdome. Marginal notes. Dedication signed: Gervace Marcham. "2 book." [10], 252 p. London: Printed by B. Alsop for John Harison ..., Wing / M629 English Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery ++++ This book represents an authentic reproduction of the text as printed by the original publisher. While we have attempted to accurately maintain the integrity of the original work, there are sometimes problems with the original work or the micro-film from which the books were digitized. This can result in errors in reproduction. Possible imperfections include missing and blurred pages, poor pictures, markings and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature.show more

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  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 14mm | 490g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240859031
  • 9781240859030