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DE RIVAZ, Eveleen   

The author's first name is sometimes spelled "Evelyn'.

  • Little French dinners
  • Subjects: menus, france, cookery of,

    • 1. The Isobel handbooks. No. 9. | Little | French dinners. | By | Eveleen de Rivaz | ("Eve"). | Edited by | "Isobel" of Home Notes. | With index.
      London: C. Arthur Pearson Ltd; 1899
      18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-viii], [1] 2-123, [i] ad   [1s on binding]   Brown cloth  
      GB:   LCF   *LoEN   OB  

      The author says in the preface that "this work has been compiled with a view of enabling recherche2 little Anglo-French dinners for six or eight to be easily prepared by an English plain cook'. The text comprises thirty menus, each followed by the corresponding recipes. There is an appendix with sections on such topics as savoury toasts and cooking macaroni.
      The author's name is spelled "Evelyn de Rivaz' on the front of the binding.

    • 2. — [Title as 1899]
      London: C. Arthur Pearson Ltd; nd
      18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-viii], [1] 2-116   [1s on binding]   Grey cloth with wide, vertical stripes on front  
      GB:   LB   *OPo(F)  

      LB dates this undated edition [1899].% 0764

    • 3. — Little French dinners | by | Eveleen de Rivaz | ("Eve") | Third edition
      London: C. Arthur Pearson Ltd; 1912
      18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-vi], [1] 2-116, [i-ii] ads   Rebound  
      Bib:   A250  
      US:   *DLC  

      American editions: Bitting 122 records an edition of 110 pages entitled "Little French dinners. By Evelyn de Rivaz. Edited by a famous chef.`, New York: New Amsterdam Book Co, 1900. NUCat lists an edition of 123 pages entitled "Little French dinners. Practical and inexpensive. By Eveleen de Rivaz ("Eve"). Ed. by "Isobel.^`' with the same imprint as Bitting 122. NNNAM holds a 110-page edition, New York: New Amsterdam Book Co, 1902.

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