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Everybody's dinner book from one shilling to ten

By HOWARD, Lady Constance Eleonora Caroline

subjects: menus,

  • 1. Everybody's dinner book | from | one shilling to ten | by | Lady Constance Howard
    London: Henry and Co; nd
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii-viii], 1-286, [i-ii] ads   Brown cloth with man carrying covered platter on front
    GB:   LB   LWel   *LoEN   OB  

    The author says in the preface that the book "is compiled from recipes collected... during the last thirty-one years from French and English cooks, and from old family recipe books'. LoEN dates this edition [1892].

  • 2. — [Title as first edition] | Second edition
    London: Henry and Co; nd
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [iii-v] vi [vii-viii], 1-286, [i] publ ad   Red cloth with still-life of prepared dishes on front
    GB:   LCS   *WYoLU(B)  

    The WYoLU(B) copy lacks the preliminary leaf.
    An advertisement for the book in the second edition of "Tasty tit-bits" cites the price of 3s 6d.% 2180a