Book/Printed Material American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables : and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards, and preserves : and all kinds of cakes, from the imperial plumb to plain cake, adapted to this country, and all grades of life Art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables

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American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables : and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards, and preserves : and all kinds of cakes, from the imperial plumb to plain cake, adapted to this country, and all grades of life
Other Title
Art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables
Contributor Names
Simmons, Amelia.
American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Hartford : Printed by Hudson & Goodwin for the Author, 1796.
Subject Headings
-  Cooking, American--Early works to 1800
Notes
-  "Published according to Act of Congress."
-  With an errata leaf.
-  First cook book written by an American and published in the United States. Cf. Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
-  Signatures: [A]-E⁶
-  Evans 31193
-  ESTC W11549
-  LC copy missing top right corner of t.p. and lower half of last leaf (p. 47); has leaf of advertisement and errata bound after p. 24.
Medium
47, [2] p. ; 18 cm. (8vo)
Call Number/Physical Location
TX703 .S5 1796
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/AmericanImprints.26967.1
Library of Congress Control Number
96126967
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Description
"Published according to Act of Congress." With an errata leaf. First cook book written by an American and published in the United States. Cf. Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib. Signatures: [A]-E⁶ Evans 31193 ESTC W11549 LC copy missing top right corner of t.p. and lower half of last leaf (p. 47); has leaf of advertisement and errata bound after p. 24.
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Simmons, Amelia, and American Imprint Collection. American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables: and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards, and preserves: and all kinds of cakes, from the imperial plumb to plain cake, adapted to this country, and all grades of life. Hartford: Printed by Hudson & Goodwin for the Author, 1796. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/96126967/.

APA citation style:

Simmons, A. & American Imprint Collection. (1796) American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables: and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards, and preserves: and all kinds of cakes, from the imperial plumb to plain cake, adapted to this country, and all grades of life. Hartford: Printed by Hudson & Goodwin for the Author. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/96126967/.

MLA citation style:

Simmons, Amelia, and American Imprint Collection. American cookery, or, The art of dressing viands, fish, poultry, and vegetables: and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards, and preserves: and all kinds of cakes, from the imperial plumb to plain cake, adapted to this country, and all grades of life. Hartford: Printed by Hudson & Goodwin for the Author, 1796. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/96126967/>.