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HUMPHRY, Mrs Charlotte Eliza   


OB cites the author's full first names. She also used the pseudonym "Madge'. @Her publications include: "Manners for men'; "Manners for women'; "How to be pretty though plain', 1899; and "Housekeeping: a guide to domestic management', 1893. She contributed to "Pearson's home management' edited by Isobel, 1904 (see Isobel), and herself edited the six-volume new edition of "The book of the home', 1909, and "The century invalid cookery book', 1898, by Mary A. Boland (see Boland).% 2188

  • Cookery up-to-date
  • Subjects: general,

    • 1. Cookery | up-to-date | by | Mrs. Humphry | ("Madge" of "Truth")
      London: Chapman and Hall Ltd; 1896
      19.5 x 13.0 cm   Pp iii-vi [vii] viii [ix] x-xx, [1] 2-6, 9-272, 273-282 ads   Grey cloth  
      GB:   *LB   LCF   LCS   LoEN   OB  

  • Madge's book of cookery and home management
  • Subjects: general,

    • 1. Madge's | book of cookery | and | home management | containing | over 1,000 practical recipes of an up-to-date | and economical description | together with | directions upon every branch of home | management
      London: Horace Marshall and Son; nd
      19.5 x 13.0 cm   Pp [1-8] ads, [i-vi] vii-viii [ix-x], 1-344, [i-ii] ads   Blue cloth with kitchen and china plate on front  
      Bib:   A256   B238  
      GB:   LB   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  
      US:   ICJ   O  

      The text is in two parts: Part I "Cookery', and Part II "Home management' on pages 243-331.
      LB, LoEN and OB date the book [1901]. The only entry in EngCat is for a cheap edition published in May 1904 at 1s. NUCat dates the copies at ICJ and O [1904]. The copy described in Bitting 238 is bound in paper.


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