Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
WATERS, Mrs Emily
In BMCat the author's books are catalogued under Waters, Mrs Emily, with a cross-reference from Waters, Mrs William George. @Mrs Waters wrote "Just a cookery book", London, and Boston, USA: The Medici Society Ltd, .
- The cook's Decameron
The | cook's Decameron | a study in taste | containing | over two hundred recipes for | Italian dishes | by | Mrs. W. G. Waters
London: William Heinemann; 1901
18.5 x 12.0 cm Pp [i-vi] vii-xvi,  2-178 Brown cloth
Bib: A98 B486
GB: LB LCF LCS LWel LoEN OB *OPo(F) WYoLU(B)
US: DLC MCR ICJ NN NNNAM
Printed on the title-page is the quotation ""Show me another pleasure like dinner, which comes every day and lasts an hour." # Talleyrand (?)".
The text is in two parts: a story in prose called "The cook's Decameron", and a section made up of 230 numbered recipes.% American editions: NUCat cites New York: Brentano's, 1920.
Subjects: italy, cookery of,
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