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Countrey contentments

Gervase Markham

Countrey contentments

by Gervase Markham

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Published by Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, Da Capo Press in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Home economics -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Hunting -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHvsbandmans recreations., English husvvife.
    StatementGervase Markham.
    SeriesThe English experience, its record in early printed books published in facsimile ;, no. 613
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX144 .M28 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination109 p. 128 p. ;
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5244777M
    LC Control Number75316616

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Countrey Contentments - Title page. Enlarge. Show transcript. On the title page to the book, the author outlines his intention to instruct on 'all the inward and outward vertues which ought to be in a compleate woman.' These 'virtues' include 'physick' (medical remedies), the ordering of great feasts, making cloth, brewing and baking.

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Genre/Form: Early printed books Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Markham, Gervase. Countrey contentments. The book's first contents page lists recipes for a range of medical remedies, including concoctions for lethargy, swimming heads, stinking breath, and hair loss.

About Countrey Contentments Countrey Contentments or The English Huswife was written by Gervase Markham inand was a best-seller of its time - reprints continued up until Support. Close full screen view Countrey Contentments, or the English Huswife Page of Page of The Little Book of Contentment and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

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Countrey contentments / Gervase Markham Theatrum Orbis Terrarum ; Da Capo Press Amsterdam: New York Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. Countrey Contentments, or the English Huswife: containing the Inward and Outward Vertues which ought to be in a Compleate Woman.

Author Gervase Markham Date Place of Publication London Publisher Printed for R. Jackson Classmark MAR. Licensing information. Countrey contentments, in two bookes: the first, containing the whole art of riding great horses with the breeding, breaking, dyeting and ordring of them The second intituled The English housewife: containing the inward and outward vertues which ought to be in a compleate women: as her phisicke, cookery distillation, perfumes.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Countrey contentments, or, the English huswife by Gervase Markham,Printed for R. Jackson edition, in English - [New ed]. The English Huswife, A Foods of England online text.

For more see Cookbooks TITLE: Countrey Contentments, or, The English Huswife AUTHOR: Gervase Markham PUBLISHER: Hannah Sawbridge, London DATE: First published in (Frontispiece shown from ) THIS VERSION: Adapted for Foods of England from the version transcribed by [email protected] History and etymology.

The name is first known in Gervase Markham's Countrey Contentments, or English Huswife (new ed.) vi. "From this small Oat-meale, by oft steeping it in water and clensing it, and then boyling it to a thicke and stiffe jelly, is made that excellent dish of meat which is so esteemed in the West parts of this Kingdome, which they call Wash-brew, and in Chesheire and Place of origin: United Kingdom, Ireland.

“A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for one's neighbor — such is my idea of happiness.”.

Country contentments, or, the husbandmans recreations contayning the wholsome experiences in which any man ought to recreate himselfe, after the toyle of more serious businesse, as namely hunting, hawking, coursing with greyhounds, and the lawes of the lease, shooting in longbow or crossbow, bowling, tennis, baloone, the whole art of angling, and the use of the fighting cock /.

Gervase (or Jervis) Markham (ca. – 3 February ) was an English poet and writer. He was best known for his work The English Huswife, Containing the Inward and Outward Virtues Which Ought to Be in a Complete Woman, first published in London in 5 External links. Markham was the third son of Sir Robert Markham of Cotham.

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Creatures and Contentments: Ruminations on Living in Author: Barbara Webster. The English Huswife is a book of English cookery and remedies by Gervase Markham, first published in London by Roger Jackson in Markham's best-known work, it was a bestseller of its time, going through nine editions, and at least two other reprints, by Countrey Contentments: or, The English Huswife, Containing the Inward and Outward Vertues Which Ought to Be in a Compleate Woman (London: Printed by I.

for R. Iackson, ), by Gervase Markham (HTML at EEBO TCP). A Forgotten English Food Writer Comes Alive in a New Book. Posted on Ap Ap Here we are most concerned about his two-part tome, Countrey Contentments, of which The English Hus-wife formed the second part.

His cookery followed the English manner, from first to last. if his book was indeed in the colony bycould. The English Huswife is a book of English cookery and remedies by Gervase Markham, first published in London by Roger Jackson inand Markham's best-known work.

It was a bestseller of its time, going through nine editions, and at least two other reprints, by It was issued as a two-volume work, Countrey Contentments, the other volume being The Husbandmans : Gervase Markham. Every now and then I like to read a comforting vintage book.

This is one written in the early 60's and is a compilation of essays about living in the country. She writes of her animals, garden and throws in a recipe every now and then/5.The Online Books Page.

Online Books by. Gervase Markham (Markham, Gervase, ?) A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Markham, Gervase, ? The Art of Archerie () (HTML at ) Markham, Gervase, ? Countrey Contentments: or, The English Huswife, Containing the Inward and Outward Vertues Which Ought to Be in a Compleate .The English Huswife is a book of English cookery and remedies by Gervase Markham, first published in London by Roger Jackson in Markham's best-known work, it was a bestseller of its time, going through nine editions, and at least two other reprints, by It was issued as a two-volume work.