The Compleat American Housewife 1776 by Julianne Belote
A treatise by an American gentlewoman of the Colonies, who shares her collection of recipes & comments on the whole art of household management. Begun on July 4, 1787, her marriage day. Chapters include: the housewifes duty; colonial life; breads; soups; flesh & fish; garden stuff; cakes & desserts; health drinking; medical cures & restoratives; marketing directions; perfumery & advancing beauty; & menus & dining etiquette. Accompanied by charming original ink drawings.
Nitty Gritty Productions, 1974.
ISBN: 9780911954029. 183 pp.
Softcover. Very good.
Bookstore sticker on spine.