Publisher: London: Printed for A. Bettesworth, 1721.
Edition: Fifth and final edition.
Bibliographical References: Kress 3407; ESTC T132244.
Condition: Front hinge starting; edges rubbed; some foxing; very good copy.
Book ID: 23884
Description12mo, later 18th century polished calf rebacked preserving the original spine, gilt decorations and lettering. Final leaf of publisher's ads present.
Comments¶ A posthumous work by Sir Jonas Moore (1617-1679), first published in 1697 (with subsequent editions in 1703, 1705 and 1707), devoted mostly to wine-making and brewing, with chapters on cooking, bee-keeping, land use, raising horses and there is a substantial section on fish and fishing, etc. All the editions are scarce.