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The English hous-wife, containing the inward and outward vertues which ought to be in a compleat woman: as her skill in physick, surgery, cookery, extraction of oyls, banquetting stuff, ordering of great feasts, preserving of all sorts of wines, conceited secrets, distillations, perfumes, ordering of wool, hemp, flax: making cloth and dying; the knowldege of dayries: office of malting; of oats, their excellent uses in a family: of brewing, baking and all other things belonging to an houshold. A work generally approved, and now the eighth time much augmented, purged, and made most profitable and necessary for all men, and the general good of this nation. By G.M.

Author/Creator:
Markham, Gervase, 1568?-1637.
Publication:
London : printed by W. Wilson, George Sawbridge, at the bible on Ludgate-hill near Fleet-Bridge, 1664.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource ([8], 80, 73-188 pages) : illustrations,
Series:
Early English books online
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Subjects:
Home economics -- Early works to 1800.
Notes:
G.M. = Gervase Markham.
Numerous errors in paging.
Signatures: A⁴ B-N O² .
Reproduction of the original in the bodleian Library.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 1782:4) s1999 miun s
Cited in:
Wing (2nd edition) M633
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