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ALLEN, Mrs Lily L.   


  • The Bryngoleu cookery book
  • Subjects: vegetarian cookery,

    • 1. The | Bryngoleu cookery | book. | A humanitarian household guide | by | Lily L. Allen.
      Ilfracombe: The Light of Reason Press; [copyright 1906]
      21.0 x 13.5 cm   Pp [i-vi] ads, [1-5] 6-58 [59-60], [i-vi] ads   [6d on binding]   Grey paper with heads of grain and a rising or setting sun on the front  
      GB:   LB destroyed   *OB  

      The following quotations are on the title-page of this vegetarian cookery book: "For pity makes the world. Soft to the weak and noble for the strong." "Use of foods. Bloodless and pure # the golden grain, bright fruits, sweet herbs, which grow for all." Sir Edwin Arnold." (Note the lack of opening quotation-marks for the first quotation.) The copyright date is on the verso of the title-page. "Bryngoleu" was the author's and her husband James Allen's seaside home on Broad Park Avenue, Ilfracombe.


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