Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
Book of tried favourites
Book | of | tried favourites. | By E. W. Kirk.
[Selkirk: printed by George Lewis and Co]; 1900%.
21.5 x 14.0 cm Pp [i-vii] viii-xv [xvi],  2-194, [i-xviii] ads Red cloth
GB: *Priv coll
Printed on the title-page is ""Oh, bother your books, and all their receipting; the proof of the pudding is in the eating.""
In the preface the compiler says that she has published the book "with the view of aiding the efforts of the members to reduce the heavy debt on our church'.
Pages 128-131 contain seventeen American recipes.
Part of title-page of Book of tried favourites