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WARD, Georgiana Elizabeth   


BMCat enters the works of this author under Ward, Georgiana Elizabeth, Countess of Dudley.

  • The Dudley book of cookery and household recipes
  • Subjects: general,

    • 1. The Dudley book | of | cookery and household | recipes | collected and arranged by | Georgiana | Countess of Dudley
      London: Edward Arnold; 1909
      20.5 x 14.0 cm   Pp [i-vi] vii-xix [xx], [1-4] 5-263 [264], [1] 2-8 ads   [7s 6d in ad]   Blue cloth  
      GB:   LB   LCS   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  

      The title-page is printed in red and black, as are the title-pages of the second, third, fourth and fifth impressions. On the title-page of this edition and the second, third, fourth and fifth impressions is the quotation ""A feast not profuse but elegant # more of refinement than of expense." Montaigne". The preface is dated March 1909.

    • 2. — [Title as first edition] | Second impression
      London: Edward Arnold; 1909
      20.5 x 14.5 cm   Pp [i-vi] vii-xix [xx], [1-4] 5-263 [264]   Blue cloth  
      Bib:   A123  
      GB:   LCF  
      US:   *DLC   PP   OCl   ICJ   MB   NNNAM  

    • 3. — [Title as first edition] | Third impression
      London: Edward Arnold; 1909
      20.5 x 14.0 cm   Pp [i-vi] vii-xix [xx], [1-4] 5-263 [264]   Blue cloth  
      Bib:   B180  
      GB:   *WYoLU(B)  
      US:   NN  

    • 4. — [Title as first edition] | Fourth impression
      London: Edward Arnold; 1910
      20.0 x 14.0 cm   Pp [i-vi] vii-xix [xx], [1-4] 5-263 [264], [1] 2-8 publ ads   [7s 6d in publ ad]   Blue cloth  
      GB:   *LWel  

    • 5. — [Title as first edition] | Fifth impression
      London: Edward Arnold; 1913
      20.0 x 14.0 cm   Pp [i-vi] vii-xix [xx], [1-4] 5-263 [264], [1] 2-16 publ ads   Blue cloth  
      GB:   *Priv coll  

  • A second Dudley book of cookery and other recipes
  • Subjects: general,

    • 1. A second | Dudley book | of cookery | and other recipes | collected and arranged by | Georgina | Countess of Dudley | with 8 photogravure plates
      London: Hutchinson and Co; nd
      20.0 x 14.0 cm   Pp [i-viii] ix-xxv [xxvi-xxviii], [1-4] 5-418 [419]   Blue cloth  
      Bib:   B180  
      GB:   LB   LCS   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)   WYoLU(B)  
      US:   ICJ   NN   MB  

      The title-page is printed in red and black. The frontispiece is signed and dated "Georgina Dudley 1914". The spelling, "Georgina", is also repeated on the title-page. This is in contrast to "The Dudley book of cookery and household recipes" where her name is cited as Georgiana through five impressions.
      LB dates the book [1914]; LoEN dates its copy, acquired in February 1915, [1915]; OB dates its copy [1915]. EngCat records the title as published in November 1914 and costing 7s 6d.


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