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Delightes for ladies, to adorne their persons, tables, closets, and distillatories: with beauties, banquets, perfumes and waters.

  • Author

    Plat, Hugh

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    At London : printed by Humfrey Lownes, 1611.

  • Subject

    Beauty, Personal Early works to 1800

    Canning and preserving Early works to 1800

    Cookery Early works to 1800

    Cosmetics Early works to 1800

    Medicine, Popular Early works to 1800

    Receipts Early works to 1800

  • Accession number


  • Class

    SR - 93.02/

  • Language


  • Physical description

    [192] p. ; 12°.

General note: Dedication signed: H. Plat. Text within ornamental border. Includes index. The last leaf is blank. Signatures: A-H¹². Lacks H12 (blank); B1 looose; damaged at top edge, occasionally affecting text; occasional MS. ink marks on text; bound with A closet for ladies and gentlevvomen. London : Iohnson, 1611 UK-SuSCL Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 19982 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. University Microfilms International, 1983. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 1755:13). Ownership and custodial history: Contemporary MS. ink ownership inscription on front fly leaf: "Anne Parker, her booke"; purchased from Lawson catalogue 259 no.93, 1993 UK-SuSCL Binding Information: Contemporary vellum binding, in archival card box UK-SuSCL