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Tasty tit-bits and dishes dainty

By HOWARD, Lady Constance Eleonora Caroline

subjects: general,

  • 1. Tasty tit-bits & dishes dainty. | Compiled by | Lady Constance Howard, | author of | "Everybody's Dinner Book," etc., etc.
    London: The Record Press Ltd; nd
    17.0 x 11.0 cm   Pp [1-9] 10-162 [163-177], [i] publ ad, [1] 2-7 [8] publ ads, [i-ii] iii-xiv ads   [1s 6d on spine]   White cloth with small china platter on front
    GB:   LWel   *LoEN   OB  

    The author writes in the preface, "This little book was compiled primarily for the use of invalids and convalescents, but has since been considerably augmented, and is now arranged as a book for everybody.' The text is in two parts: Part I covers the usual topics in a general cookery book; Part II contains recipes using commercial products and the recipes are arranged alphabetically by company name from Barto Valle to Yeatman.
    LoEN and OB date this edition [1892].
    The OB and LWel copies have an extra leaf of advertisements at front and back.

  • 2. — [Title as first edition] | Second edition.
    London: The Record Press Ltd; nd
    17.0 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-ii] ads, [1-9] 10-162 [163-177], [i] ad, [1] 2-6 [7-8] publ ads, [i-ii] iii-xvi ads   [1s 6d on binding]   Tp illus of cook tasting contents of saucepan
    GB:   *OPo(F)  

  • 3. — [Title as first edition] | Third edition.
    London: The Record Press Ltd; nd
    17.5 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] ads, [1-9] 10-162 [163-177], [i] publ ad, [1-2] 3-4 [5-6] publ ads, [i-ii] iii-xvi [xvii] ads   [1s 6d on spine]   Beige cloth with china platter on front
    US:   *NNNAM