The Good Huswifes Jewell 2 Parts. London 1596/7. [The Good Houswife's Jewel and the Second Part of the Good Housewife's Jewel].

Amsterdam, Norwood, N.J. Walter J. Johnson, Inc.; Theatrum Orbis Terrarium, 1977.

Duodecimo (15.3 x 16.5 cm.), 42, [10], 72 (following the original eccentric pagination). Facsimile edition of the original 1596/7 issue Elizabethan cookbook in the Bodleian Library, Oxford. “Newly set foorth with additions”; the original was issued in 1585. Very light soil to the red cloth boards and an abrasion on the spine otherwise fine. With the bookseller ticket of Eleanor Lowenstein’s Corner Book Shop.

Price: $90.00

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