Printed Books, Manuscripts, Ephemera and Original Artwork | 12 June 2013
Chomel (Noel) - Dictionaire Oeconomique: or, The Family Dictionary,
Sold for £320
Dictionaire Oeconomique: or, The Family Dictionary,
edited by Richard Bradley, 2 vol., first Dublin edition , list of subscribers, double column, woodcut illustrations, lightly browned, engraved bookplate of Hon. Charles Hamilton, contemporary panelled calf, rubbed, corners worn, rebacked, [British Bee Books 82; Fussell p.109; Maclean p.27; cf. Bitting pp.87-88, Cagle 602 & Oxford p.57], folio, Dublin, printed by J. Watts…and by F. Davys, 1727.
⁂ With much on food & drink, including distillation; hunting and trapping; agriculture and gardening, including bees and honey, vines and fruit-trees; preserving; veterinary matters; and the manufacture of soaps and perfumes. Bradley has added material to the cookery section.
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