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Drinking like the puritans at Merrymount  

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A Book of Beverages, Being Recipes Secured from Those Housewives Most Notable for Their Skill in the Preparation of Choice and Delectable Beverages for Winter Nights and Summer Noons

Bigelow, Timothy, editor

Worcester, MA

Privately Printed



vi, [2], 38 pp. (12mo) 18.6x11 cm (7¼x4¼"), cloth-backed paper-covered boards with title label on cover. Printed by D.B. Updike at the Merrymount Press for Timothy Bigelow and The Daughters of the American Revolution. 

Includes recipes for punch, shrubs, cider drinks, and  "invalid drinks".

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Some darkening and rubbing to spine and edges, light rubbing to boards; light ripple to leaves at head, mild toning; very good or better.

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