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HENRY, Mrs May and Miss Kate Halford   


  • Dainty dinners and dishes for Jewish families
  • Subjects: jewish cookery,

    • 1. [First edition of "Dainty dinners and dishes for Jewish families', 1902]

      AbCat March 1976 lists the first edition.

    • 2. — Dainty dinners and dishes | for Jewish families. | Arranged by | May Henry, A.A., | certificated National Training School of Cookery, | and | Kate Halford, A.A., C.T.T. | Illustrated by G. Lilian Bright. | Second edition. | Price 2s. 6d.
      London: Wertheimer, Lea and Co; 1907
      18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp iii-x ads, [xi-xiv], [1-2], [xv] xvi, [1] 2-186, 187-190 ads   2s 6d   Blue cloth with girl holding up pie(') on front  
      GB:   *LWel   ScGQ  
      US:   NN  

      In the preface to the first edition, which is dated Spring 1902, May Henry reveals that she and Kate Halford are sisters. In the preface to the second edition the authors say that they have "made a few slight corrections and have added, by request, the recipe for "Motza kleis."'% 2094

    • 3. — Dainty dinners and dishes | for Jewish families. | Arranged by | May Henry, L.C.A., certificated National Training School of Cookery, | and | Kate Halford, A.A. | Illustrated by G. Lilian Bright. ) Third edition. | Price [2']s 6d
      London: Williams, Lea and Co Ltd; 1916
      18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp i-vi [vii-xii], [1] 2-154   [2s 6d]   Brown cloth  
      GB:   LCS   LWel   *OPo(F)  
      US:   OCH  

      The OPo(F) copy is inscribed by one of the authors "With May Henry's compliments. 22nd July 1922'.% 2095

    • 4. — Dainty dinners and dishes | for Jewish families. | Arranged by | May Henry, L.C.A., | certificated National Training School of Cookery | and | Kate Halford, A.A. | Illustrated by G. Lilian Bright. | Fourth edition.
      London: Williams, Lea and Co Ltd; nd
      18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv], [1] 2-150 [151]   Brown limp cloth  
      GB:   LB   *LoEN   OB  

      LB, LoEN and OB date this edition [1951].% 2096


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