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LEBOUR-FAWSSETT, Madame Emilie   


  • Economical French cookery for ladies adapted to English households
  • Subjects: france, cookery of,

    • 1. Economical | French cookery for ladies | adapted to English households | by "Cordon Bleu"
      London: J. S. Virtue and Co Ltd; 1887
      16.5 x 10.5 cm   Pp [iii-v] vi, [1] 2-103   Lacks binding  
      GB:   LB destroyed   *LoEN   OB  

      In the preface, which is signed "Emilie Lebour-Fawssett. Kensington, April, 1887.', the writer refers to her sojourn in England of thirty-six years and describes this book as her first attempt at authorship.

    • 2. — [Another edition, 1891]

      Cited in CBCat 10/78.% 2450

    • 3. — Economical | French cookery for ladies | adapted to English households | by a "Cordon-Bleu"
      London: J. S. Virtue and Co Ltd; 1894
      16.0 x 10.5 cm   Pp [1-4] ads, [i-v] vi, [1] 2-103, [i-iii] ads   [1s on binding]   Blue paper covered, very thin boards, with floral design on front  
      GB:   *Priv coll  

    • 4. — [Title as 1894]
      London: J. S. Virtue and Co Ltd; 1899
      16.5 x 10.0 cm   Pp [1-2] publ ads, [i-v] vi, [1] 2-103   Light brown paper covered boards  
      GB:   *LG  

    • 5. — [Another edition, 1902]

      Cited in CBCat 14.% General comments: An advertisement in the nineteenth edition of Miss Mary L. Allen's "Savouries and sweets' dated 1894 cites the fifth thousand of "Economical French cookery for ladies' at 1s, or 1s 6d for cloth, silver gilt. An advertisment in the twenty-fourth edition dated 1897 of the same title cites the sixth thousand of "Economical French cookery for ladies'.% 2453

  • French cookery for ladies
  • Subjects: france, cookery of,

    • 1. French cookery | for ladies | by | a Cordon Bleu | (Madame Emilie Lebour-Fawssett)
      London: J. S. Virtue and Co Ltd; 1890
      18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii-xv [xvi], [1] 2-480, [1] 2-16 publ ads   Grey cloth  
      GB:   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  

      The preface is dated October 1890. There are thirty-six numbered lectures, the first twelve of which appeared in "Economical French cookery for ladies'.

    • 2. — [Title as 1890]
      London: H. Virtue and Co Ltd; 1899
      18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii-xv [xvi], [1] 2-486, [i-ii] ads   Green cloth  
      GB:   LB   LG   *OPo(F)  

    • 3. — French cookery | for ladies | by | "a Cordon Bleu" | (Madame Emilie Lebour-Fawssett) | New and cheaper edition
      London: H. Virtue and Co Ltd; 1902
      18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii-xv [xvi], [1] 2-486, [1] 2-8 [9-10] publ ads   Blue cloth  
      Bib:   A171   B277  
      GB:   LB  
      US:   *DLC   WU   NN  

      The LB copy is bound in brown cloth.% 2456


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