The Experienced English Housekeeper, for the Use and Ease of Ladies, Housekeepers, Cooks, & C. Written Purely from Practice, and Dedicated to the Hon. Lady Elizabeth Warburton. Elizabeth Raffald.
The Experienced English Housekeeper, for the Use and Ease of Ladies, Housekeepers, Cooks, & C. Written Purely from Practice, and Dedicated to the Hon. Lady Elizabeth Warburton.
The Experienced English Housekeeper, for the Use and Ease of Ladies, Housekeepers, Cooks, & C. Written Purely from Practice, and Dedicated to the Hon. Lady Elizabeth Warburton.

The Experienced English Housekeeper, for the Use and Ease of Ladies, Housekeepers, Cooks, & C. Written Purely from Practice, and Dedicated to the Hon. Lady Elizabeth Warburton.

London: Printed for the Author, Sold By R. Baldwin, 1780. Octavo. Item #021527

7th edition. 412pp., (14)pp. index. After marrying Lady Warburton's gardener, Raffald moved to Manchester where, over the next 18 years, she reportedly ran two pubs, two coffee shops, an indoor and outdoor catering business and an agency supplying domestic staff. Bound in a modern binding of full tan polished calf trimmed in gilt, flat spine fully decorated in gilt, red leather spine label gilt, endpapers renewed. A very nice copy without foxing, minor repair to corners of title page.

Price: $975.00

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