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The English Bread-Book; For Domestic Use, Adapted to Families of Every Grade for Many Varieties of Bread with Notices of the Present System of Adulter (Paperback) Loot Price: R136
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The English Bread-Book; For Domestic Use, Adapted to Families of Every Grade for Many Varieties of Bread with Notices of the...

The English Bread-Book; For Domestic Use, Adapted to Families of Every Grade for Many Varieties of Bread with Notices of the Present System of Adulter (Paperback)

Eliza Acton

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Purchase of this book includes free trial access to www.million-books.com where you can read more than a million books for free. This is an OCR edition with typos. Excerpt from book: CHAPTER HI. Large Institutions Established Abroad Foe The Peefect And Economical Fabrication Of Beead By Means Of Machinery And Steam Power, With M. Holland's Apparatus And Otens. The Bread Question more seriously considered Abroad than in England.? The great interest manifested in it by intelligent men.?The Insalubrity, and other disadvantages of the old System of Panifioation exposed.?Difficulties of the Bakers. ? Wilful blindness in England to existing evils.? The French Press on Bread-making, and on Monsieur Holland's Apparatus and Ovens. ? Magnificent Establishment at Lyons planned and reported by Monsieur Lesobre. ? Particulars of the Holland Invention. The bread question, in all its bearings, appears to have excited a far more earnest degree of interest in France, Belgium, and some parts of Germany, up to the present moment, than with us; and the practical results of it in those countries have been highly satisfactory and beneficial. A general impression seems to exist there, amongst the intelligent orders of society, of the absolute necessity of a thorough reform in the old methods of panification, or bread-making;some not very attractive pictures of which are given in several of their recent publications on the subject, written by men of ability, who have entered with great zeal into the subject. They all concur in stating, that for centuries past there has been no real improvement in the operations of the baking-trade; and that while striking and rapid progress has been made in all other of the industrial arts, these?faulty as they are?have remained unaltered. The insalubrity, coarseness, and want of economy, which distinguish them are thus described, and commented on, in the archives of the French Academie des Sciences, and in various expositions which ...

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Imprint: General Books LLC
Country of origin: United States
Release date: 2012
First published: 2012
Authors: Eliza Acton
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 3mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 64
ISBN-13: 978-0-217-79754-2
Categories: Books > Humanities > History
Books > Health, Home & Family > Cookery / food & drink etc
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Books > Health, Home & Family > Cookery / food & drink etc > General cookery
Books > Humanities > History > History of specific subjects > General
Books > Health, Home & Family > Cookery / food & drink etc > General cookery > Cookery dishes & courses
Books > Health, Home & Family > Cookery / food & drink etc > General cookery > Cookery dishes & courses > Cakes, baking, icing & sugarcraft
Books > History > History of specific subjects
Books > History > History of specific subjects > General
Books > Food & Drink > General cookery > Cookery dishes & courses
Books > Food & Drink > General cookery > Cookery dishes & courses > Cakes, baking, icing & sugarcraft
LSN: 0-217-79754-7
Barcode: 9780217797542

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