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Berry, John -1795

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Works: 20 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 590 library holdings
Genres: History  Life skills guides  Juvenile works  Poetry  Registers (Lists)  Dictionaries  Portraits  Cookbooks  Fiction  Sources 
Roles: Printer
Classifications: Z1215, 341
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Publications by John Berry
Publications by John Berry, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about John Berry
 
Most widely held works by John Berry
Rights of man : being an answer to Mr. Burke's attack on the French Revolution by Thomas Paine( Book )
5 editions published between 1792 and 1793 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Rights of Man (1787), by Thomas Paine, posits that popular political revolution is permissible when a government does not safeguard its people, their natural rights, and their national interests. It defends the French Revolution against Edmund Burke's anti-democratic attack upon popular government in Reflections on the Revolution in France (1790).-- Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The agreeable surprise a comic opera. In two acts. : As it is performed, at the theatres in London and Dublin. by John O'Keeffe( Book )
1 edition published in 1786 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The road to ruin a comedy by Thomas Holcroft( Book )
1 edition published in 1792 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
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The village : a poem in two books by George Crabbe( Book )
1 edition published in 1791 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Poems by George Crabbe( Book )
1 edition published in 1785 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The frugal housewife, or, Complete woman cook : wherein the art of dressing all sorts of viands, with cleanliness, decency, and elegance, is explained in five hundred approved receipts : in gravies, sauces, roasting, boiling, frying, broiling, stews, hashes, soups, fricasees, ragouts, pastries, pies, tarts, cakes, puddings, syllabubs, creams, flummery, jellies, jams, and custards : together with the best methods of potting, collaring, preserving, drying, candying, pickling, and making domestic wines : to which are added, various bills of fare, and a proper arrangement of dinners, two courses, for every month in the year by Susannah Carter( Book )
2 editions published in 1792 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The Frugal Housewife, or Complete Woman Cook was the only cookbook published in the United States during the 50-year period before publication of American Cookery by Amelia Simmons & mdash;the first truly American cookbook. Originally published in the United Kingdom, Susannah Carter & rsquo;s work was hugely successful, and after achieving best-seller status in that market, it was published for an American audience. Again, it was well-received, this time by colonial housewives. The first American printing actually included plates engraved by Paul Revere. The Frugal Housewife contains a fascinating array of recipes including: Baked Indian Pudding, Eel Pie, Peach Sweetmeats, Maple Beer, Method of Destroying the Putrid Smell which Meat Acquires during Hot Weather, and Spruce Beer out of Shed Spruce. The cookbook and author Carter are credited with influencing author Amelia Simmons, who wrote the first American-specific cookbook, but the The Frugal Housewife, or Complete Woman Cook is historically significant in its own worth as well for its recipes, social information, and time period when it was published. Later US editions included some Americanization for New World ingredients and methods. This edition of The Frugal Housewife, or Complete Woman Cook was reproduced by permission from the volume in the collection of the American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts. Founded in 1812 by Isaiah Thomas, a Revolutionary War patriot and successful printer and publisher, the Society is a research library documenting the life of Americans from the colonial era through 1876. The Society collects, preserves, and makes available as complete a record as possible of the printed materials from the early American experience. The cookbook collection includes approximately 1,100 volumes
Rosina, a comic opera, in two acts: as performed at the theatre, New-York. By Mrs. Brooke, author of Julia Mandeville, Emily Montague, &c by Frances Brooke( Book )
3 editions published in 1787 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The law of nations, or, Principles of the law of nature, applied to the conduct and affairs of nations and sovereigns, with three early essays on the origin and nature of natural law and on luxury by Emer de Vattel( Book )
2 editions published in 1787 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind. Now for the first time these high-quality digital copies of original 18th century manuscripts are available in print, making them highly accessible to libraries, undergraduate students, and independent scholars. This collection reveals the history of English common law and Empire law in a vastly changing world of British expansion. Dominating the legal field is the Commentaries of the Law of England by Sir William Blackstone, which first appeared in 1765. Reference works such as almanacs and catalogues continue to educate us by revealing the day-to-day workings of society. -- Description from http://www.amazon.com (July 13, 2012)
A father's legacy to his daughters by John Gregory( Book )
1 edition published in 1786 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A prominent physician reveals the social attitudes men had towards women's nature and place in society
Rosina a comic opera. In two acts: as performed at the theatre, New-York. by Frances Brooke( Book )
1 edition published in 1787 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Berry, John, d. 1795
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English (30)
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