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Raffald, Elizabeth. English Housekeeper, for the use and ease of Ladies, Housekeepers, Cooks, &c. Written purely from practice, and dedicated to the Hon. Lady Elizabeth Warburton, whom the author lately served as Housekeeper: consisting of near Nine hundred Original Receipts, most of which never appeared in print. Part I. Lemon Pickle, Browning for all Sorts of Made Dishes, Soups, Fish, Plain Meat, Game, Made Dishes both hot and cold, Pyes, Puddings, &c. Part II. All kinds of confectionary, particularly the Gold and Silver web for covering of sweetmeats and a desert of spun sugar; with directions to let out a table in the most elegant manner, and in the modern taste: floating islands, fish-ponds, transparent puddings, trifles, whips, &c. Part III. Pickling, Potting and Collaring, Wines, Vinegars, Catchups, Distilling, with two most valuable receipts, one for refining malt liquors, the other for curing Acid Wines, and a correct Lift of every thing in season for every month in the year. The eleventh edition. With an engraved head of the author; also two plans of a grand table of two covers; and a curious new invented fire stove, wherein any common fuel may be burnt instead of charcoal. By Elizabeth Raffald.The Women's Print History Project, 2019, title ID 3315, https://womensprinthistoryproject.com/title/3315. Accessed 2024-04-21.

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  author={Raffald,Elizabeth},
  year={1794},
  title={English Housekeeper, for the use and ease of Ladies, Housekeepers, Cooks, &c. Written purely from practice, and dedicated to the Hon. Lady Elizabeth Warburton, whom the author lately served as Housekeeper: consisting of near Nine hundred Original Receipts, most of which never appeared in print. Part I. Lemon Pickle, Browning for all Sorts of Made Dishes, Soups, Fish, Plain Meat, Game, Made Dishes both hot and cold, Pyes, Puddings, &c. Part II. All kinds of confectionary, particularly the Gold and Silver web for covering of sweetmeats and a desert of spun sugar; with directions to let out a table in the most elegant manner, and in the modern taste: floating islands, fish-ponds, transparent puddings, trifles, whips, &c. Part III. Pickling, Potting and Collaring, Wines, Vinegars, Catchups, Distilling, with two most valuable receipts, one for refining malt liquors, the other for curing Acid Wines, and a correct Lift of every thing in season for every month in the year. The eleventh edition. With an engraved head of the author; also two plans of a grand table of two covers; and a curious new invented fire stove, wherein any common fuel may be burnt instead of charcoal. By Elizabeth Raffald.},
  publisher={Robert Baldwin I},
  address={London},    }

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