Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
MEYER, Ethel S.
- A practical dictionary of cookery
A | practical dictionary | of | cookery | 1200 tested recipes | by | Ethel S. Meyer
London: John Murray; 1898
22.5 x 14.5 cm Pp [1-2] ads, [i-vii] viii,  2-321, [i-ii] ads [2s 6d on spine] Red cloth
GB: LB LCF LCS LWel OB *OPo(F)
US: DLC MH NN
The text contains 1,222 numbered recipes # not 1,200 as the title states # presented in alphabetical order. In the index the recipe names with their page references are arranged by course in the meal. Fifteen blank pages for manuscript recipes follow the final leaf of advertisements.
[Another edition, second, 1899]
The second edition is listed in AbCat Summer 1979 as published by John Murray.
MB holds the second edition, not the first edition of 1898 as cited in NUCat.% 5108
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