THE GENTLEWOMANS COMPANION; Or, A Guide to the Female Sex: Containing Directions of Behaviour in All Places . . . Whereunto Is Added, A Guide for Cook-maids. . Hannah Woolley.

THE GENTLEWOMANS COMPANION; Or, A Guide to the Female Sex: Containing Directions of Behaviour in All Places . . . Whereunto Is Added, A Guide for Cook-maids. . .

T. J. for Edward Thomas: London, 1682. Item #99-1123

6 x 3.5, rebound in 3/4 leather; marbled boards, with crudely gilt-lettered spine labels, 371 pp + Advertisement (for a Cathartique and Diureretick pill), covers rubbed and darkened, newer endpapers with glue stains, ink marks on title page, pp toned and used with old ink number on fore-edge, pp 138/139 with yellow initials and yellow margins respectively, p 166 with thin paper patch; recipes for "Pumpion Pye," "Warden Tarts;" plus etiquette, homemade medicines, etc. Third Ed.

Price: $1,250.00

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