In 1615 Englishman Gervase Markham published a handbook for housewives that contains "all the virtuous knowledges and actions both of the mind and body, which ought to be in any complete housewife". Markham instructs and advises on everything from the plague to baldness and bad breath. Woodcut illustrations add a richness to this look at life during the Renaissance.
( See v , 21 and the passage by Greene quoted in the note ; on dyeing see v , 4. ) ... Even the job of spinning was often beyond the resources of the housewife , particularly if she had a large amount of fibre ready for spinning ...
Author: Gervase Markham
Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
Bradley's astronomical observat . , 1750 to 1760 , V. I , f . ( Mrs. ) Country housewife , 12 . British housewife , 2 vol . 8 . Brand's ( Hannah ) plays and poems , 8 . ( J. ) history and antiquities of Newcastle , 2 v . 4 .
First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Author: Susan Howson
Category: Business & Economics
A feast for all food writers, The Resource Guide for Food Writers is a comprehensive guide to finding everything there is to know about food, how to write about it and how to get published. An educator at the Culinary Institute of America, Gary Allen has compiled an amazing handbook for anyone who wants to learn more about food and share that knowledge with others. Including a foreword by Mr. Tim Ryan, Senior Vice President of the Culinary Institute of America, this multifaceted guide teaches readers how to: * find appropriate libraries use catalogs, directories, bibliographies and periodicals and locate specialty booksellers. Chapters on the writing process provide real guidance on: how to write what resources are helpful and how to combat writer's block In the final section, the intimidating task of getting published is tackled with specific help in drafting proposals and finding the appropriate publisher. An impressive menu of resources, this authoritative reference is essential for every epicurean, from the food service professional to the ambitious home gourmet.
The English Housewife: Containing the Inward and Outward Virtues Which Ought to be in a Complete Woman; as her Skill in Physic, Cookery, Banqueting-Stuff, ... F686 v.4 Brears, Peter C. D. Food and Cooking in 17th Century Britain.
Author: Gary Allen
Category: Social Science
Negotiations for the sale of other commodities (including lard, meat, cottonseed oil and possibly butter) seem to be ... Meanwhile, fifteen thousand tons of Californian prunes will b e greatly welcomed by the British housewife if ...
Author: Lawrence F. Ebb
Category: Foreign trade regulation
1619. v . 10 . sey almanack . 1793. v . 4 . Same . 40. v . 11 . HARD rider and log cabin almanac 1841 . v . ... LADY's ( The ) andual register and housewife's al . ... The british telescope , for PHRENOLOGICAL ( The ) almanac 1812.
Author: Library of Congress
Category: Library catalogs
( 2 ) v . Metaphorically , to lash GIRNE - GREAT , & . A great grinner . with wit , to attack with words . ... ( 4.-N. ) A bill , or Markham's English Housewife , p . 177 . battle - axe , with a spike rising at GIRDER , S. ( 1 ) A blow ...
Category: English language
Tracing the emergence of the domestic kitchen from the 17th to the middle of the 19th century, Sara Pennell explores how the English kitchen became a space of specialised activity, sociability and strife. Drawing upon texts, images, surviving structures and objects, The Birth of the English Kitchen, 1600-1850 opens up the early modern English kitchen as an important historical site in the construction of domestic relations between husband and wife, masters, mistresses and servants and householders and outsiders; and as a crucial resource in contemporary heritage landscapes.
Volume V 1695–1830, ed. ... (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009), 230–47 (on 232,240); and James Mosley, 'The technologies of printing', in ibid., 163–99 (on 193–4). ... The British Housewife (London: printed for William Lane, ...
Author: Sara Pennell
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Over the past four centuries botanists and gardeners in the British Isles have gathered, maintained and propagated many varying species of plants. Their work has been documented in innumerable books and articles which are often difficult to trace. The Dictionary of British and Irish Botanists and Horticulturalists represents a time-saving reference source for those who wish to discover more about the lives and achievements of the horticulturalists listed. The dictionary's utility comes not only from indicating the major publications of the named authors, but also the location of their herbaria and manuscripts.; The previous 1977 edition of the Dictionary has for many years been a much used source of information for botanists, botanic artists and archivists. In this revised edition the scope has been expanded to include among its 13,000 entries flower painters in addition to botanical artists over 1400 entries and, for the first time, garden designers.; Finally the Dictionary should have international appeal since so many botanists and gardeners worked on collective plants overseas, in particular in North America and the British Commonwealth.; Each entry gives, wherever possible, details of dates and places of birth and death, educational qualifications, professional posts, honours and awards, publications, location of plant collections, manuscripts, drawings and portraits. Its main function, however, is to provide further biographical references to books and periodicals. Comprehensive classified indices facilitate access by professions and activities, countries, and plant interests.
Freemontia v.9 ( 4 ) , 1982 , 28 . R.S.C. v.3 , 896 . ... Friends ' Books v.2 , 1867 , 88-92 . J. G. Baker Fl . English Lake District 1885 , 7-8 . ... Country Housewife's Garden 1618 . G. W. Johnson Hist . English Gdning 1829 , 76-78 .
Author: Ray Desmond
Publisher: CRC Press
factures and Machinery of Great Britain , 4to .; Ure's Philosophy of Manufactures , 1 v . 8vo .; Cutbush's American Artist's Manual ... 8vo .; Chaptal's do . , 1 v . 8vo .; Liebig's do . , 1 4. ... Bradley's British Housewife , 2 v .
Author: Roswell Park
Category: Best books