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MELLISH, Katharine   

  • Katharine Mellish's cookery and domestic management
  • Subjects: general,

    • 1. [An edition of "Katharine Mellish's cookery and domestic management', 1901]
      US:   NN  

      NN holds London: E. and F. N. Spon Ltd, 1901. This edition has twelve pages of introductory material and 987 text pages, and fifty-six plates.

    • 2. — Katharine Mellish's | cookery | and | domestic management | including economic & middle class practical cookery | by | Katharine Mellish | Illustrated by fifty-six beautifully coloured plates and | by four hundred & forty-one illustrations in the text | from photographs specially taken for this book, showing | dishes prepared for the table and the various | processes of preparation
      London: E. and F. N. Spon Ltd; New York: Spon and Chamberlain; nd
      24.5 x 17.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-vii [viii-ix] x [xi] xii, [1] 2-987   Maroon cloth  
      Bib:   B319  
      GB:   *LB  

      Most of the text is about cookery; only a small proportion is on domestic management. The plates are printed in striking colours, especially those illustrating sweet dishes with red accents. LB dates this edition [1907].
      NUCat describes a copy at ICJ which matches the LB copy and which ICJ dates [1906].
      EngCat records an edition # probably the LB edition catalogued here # published by Spon in May 1906.% 5103

    • 3. — [Title as LB [1907] | Volume I % [Two volumes bound in two]
      Both volumes@London: The Standard Art Book Co Ltd; nd
      25.0 x 17.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii, 515-987   Blue cloth  
      GB:   *Priv coll  

      I have not established where this edition fits in the printing history.% 5104

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