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GARDNER, Miss A. and Mrs M. Swann   


Miss Gardner also wrote "The "Gardale" recipes for war time dinners", [Preston: The Guardian Prtg Works, 191-']. A copy of this 40-page booklet is in NN.

  • The "Gardale" cookery book of proven recipes
  • Subjects: general,

    • 1. The "Gardale" | cookery book | of | proven recipes. | All enquiries respecting this book | must be made to | Miss A. Gardner, | "Thwaite Lawn," | Fulwood, Preston; | or Mrs. F. Swann, | "Hillside," | Leyland, Preston. | Second & revised edition. | One shilling net. | Postage threepence.
      Preston: George Toulmin and Sons Ltd; December 1912
      21.0 x 13.5 cm   Pp [1] 2-171   1s   Brown paper  
      GB:   *Priv coll  

      The preface is signed "A. Gardner. M. Swann.' It states that "an additional chapter on health, including invalid cookery and simple remedies, has been added [to the second edition]'. The text contains 555 numbered recipes and other items.

    • 2. — [Another edition, third, 1914]
      GB:   Priv coll  

    • 3. — The "Gardale" | cookery book | of | proven recipes. | Price 1/3 net.
      Preston: G. Toulmin and Sons Ltd; 1918
      21.5 x 13.5 cm   Pp [1] 2-128   1s 3d   Beige paper  
      GB:   LB micro OB   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  

      Printed on the title-page is ""A wholesome economical diet, well cooked and well served, is of much benefit to the health, wealth, and happiness.^"' The preface is signed "A. Gardner. Rossall Road, Ansell." The binding and the preface refer to this edition as the fourth. The text comprises 554 numbered recipes. Pages 121-128 are blank for "Personal notes and other recipes'.% 1096

    • 4. — The "Gardale" | cookery book | of | proven recipes | Price 1/9 net.
      Preston: G. Toulmin and Sons Ltd; 1920
      20.5 x 13.5 cm   Pp [1-2] 3-128   1s 9d   Brown paper  
      GB:   LB micro OB   *OB  
      US:   NN  

      The quotation on the title-page of the fourth edition is repeated on the title-page here. The binding and the preface describe this edition as the fifth. There are 555 numbered recipes and other items. Pages 121-128 are blank for "Personal notes and other recipes'.% 1097


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