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LEIGH, Blanche Legat   


This author's fine collection of cookery books is now housed at WYoLU(B). She edited "Leeds household book' (a cookery book despite its possibly misleading title), Leeds: printed by Chorley and Pickersgill Ltd, The Electric Press, Leeds and London, for N. G. Morrison, nd but after 1914.% 2462

  • Souvenir cookery book
  • Subjects: fund-raising,

    • 1. Souvenir | cookery book. | Edited by | Mrs. Percival T. Leigh, | in aid of | the Leeds Maternity Home.
      Armley, Leeds: Jno. D. Hunter and Sons; December 1905
      20.0 x 13.0 cm   Pp [1-5] 6-240, [i] ii-xi [xii] xiii index and list of donations   Red cloth  
      GB:   WYoLCe   *WYoLU(B)  

      The text contains 515 numbered recipes. A handwritten note on page 3 by the author reads, "This small effort produced 88 guineas. Many orders were given too late. The printers had "taken off the copy" 1906. B. L. L.'


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