Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
JEFFERY, Mrs M. A.
OB cites this author as Mrs George Jeffery.
- The Northampton cookery book
[First edition of "The Northampton cookery book", 1905]
The first edition, dated 1905, is cited in an article about the book in the Northampton local newspaper, "Chronicle and echo", of 24 March 1973.
The Northampton | cookery book | Favourite recipes tested | by well-known ladies. | Edited by | Mrs. G. Jeffery. | Price one shilling net.
Northampton: Archer and Goodman; 1908
18.0 x 12.0 cm Pp [1-2] 3-234 Red cloth with building on front
GB: NoCe *OPo(F)
This is described as the second edition on the binding. Stamped in purple ink below the imprint on the title-page is "W. Mark & Co. Ltd. 27, The Drapery, Northampton.' The editor's preface is signed "M. A. J.'
[Another edition, third, 1916]
The third edition of 1916 is cited in "Chronicle and echo", 24 March 1973.% 2256
The Northampton | cookery book | Favourite recipes tested | by well-known ladies. | Edited by | Mrs. G. Jeffery.
Northampton: W. Mark and Co Ltd; 1921
18.5 x 12.5 cm Pp [i-ii] ads, [1-2] 3-238 [1s 6d on binding] Brown paper with building on front
This is identified as the fourth edition on the binding.% 2257
[Another edition, 1924]
GB: LB destroyed
LB lists Northampton: W. Mark and Co, 1924, pages 238.% General comments: The book was published to raise funds for an unnamed church. The "Chronicle and echo" article discusses which of Northampton's churches may have been the beneficiary.% 2258
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