11th November 2020
COOKERY. - E. SMITH. The Compleat Housewife: or, Accomplish'd Gentlewoman's Companion: Being a Collection of Upwards of Five Hundred of the most approved Receipts. London: J. and J. Pemberton, 1736. Seventh edition, 8vo (198 x 118mm.) 6 folding plates. (Spotting to preliminaries, damp-staining to rear affecting plates, initial blank loosening.) Contemporary calf, blind-tooled (wear to spine ends, rubbing). Provenance: Mary Hopson (ink name to front pastedown).
Hammer price: £40
Buyer’s Premium is an additional charge on each lot sold, currently this is set at 24.5% plus VAT (29.4% including VAT) of the hammer price.
All sold prices shown exclude Buyer’s Premium
There is no condition report for this lot.