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The Lancashire cookery book

By LANCASHIRE COOKERY BOOK

subjects: education, schools,

  • 1. The | Lancashire | cookery book: | being a collection of | recipes for cookery classes. | Price twopence. | Published by permission of the Oldham School Board.
    Oldham: W. E. Clegg; nd
    21.0 x 13.5 cm   Pp [1-2] 3-70   2d   Blue paper
    GB:   LB destroyed   *LoEN   OB  

    There are 178 numbered recipes. LB, LoEN and OB date this first edition [1896].

  • 2. — The | Lancashire | cookery book: | being a collection of | recipes for cookery classes | which are well adapted for home use. | Price twopence. | Third edition. | Published by permission of the Oldham School Board.
    Oldham: W. E. Clegg; 1897
    20.5 x 14.0 cm   Pp [1-2] 3-70, [i-ii] ads   2d   Blue paper
    GB:   LB destroyed   *LoEN   OB  

    The title and imprint are surrounded on all four sides by an advertisement for Hardy's India Sauce. "Third edition of 10,000 copies' is printed on the binding. There are 177 numbered recipes in this edition.% 2417

  • 3. — The | Lancashire | cookery book | being a collection of | recipes for cookery classes | which are well adapted for home use. | Price twopence. | (Free by post for threepence hal penny.) | (Fifth edition. | Published by permission of the Oldham School Board.
    Oldham: W. E. Clegg; London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co Ltd; Manchester: all the wholesale booksellers; 1900
    21.5 x 14.0 cm   Pp [1-2] 3-78, 79-80 publ ads   2d  
    GB:   LB destroyed   *MCe  

    On the title-page "f' is missing in "hal penny' and there is no closing parenthesis following "edition'. The title and imprint are surrounded on all four sides by an advertisement for Miller's British Baking Powder. "Fifth edition of 10,000 copies' is printed on the binding. This edition has 190 numbered recipes.% 2418

  • 4. — [Another edition, seventh, 1902]
    GB:   LB destroyed  

    LB lists the seventh edition, Oldham: W. E. Clegg, 1902, pages 83.% 2419

  • 5. — The | Lancashire | cookery book, | being a collection of | recipes for cookery classes, | which are well adapted for home use. | Price twopence. | (Free by post for threepence halfpenny.) | (Eighth edition.) ) Published by permission of the Oldham School Board.
    Oldham: W. E. Clegg; London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co Ltd; Manchester: all the wholesale booksellers; 1903
    21.5 x 13.5 cm   Pp [1-2] 3-78, 79-80 publ ads   2d   Red paper
    GB:   LB destroyed   *LoEN   OB  

    "Eighth edition of 10,000 copies' is printed on the binding. There are 190 numbered recipes.% 2420

  • 6. — [Title as eighth edition] | Ninth edition revised. | Published by permission of the Oldham School Board.
    Oldham: W. E. Clegg; London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co Ltd; Manchester: all the wholesale booksellers; 1903
    21.5 x 13.5 cm   Pp [1-2] 3-70, 71-72 publ ads   2d   Orange paper
    Bib:   A245   B572  
    GB:   LB destroyed   *LoEN   OB  
    US:   ICJ  

    "Ninth edition of 10,000 copies' is printed on the binding. A publisher's advertisement on page 72 for the ninth edition describes it as "Revised. Improved and re-set in new type.' There are 190 numbered recipes.% 2421

  • 7. — [Title as eighth edition] | Tenth edition, revised. | Published by permission of the Oldham School Board.
    Oldham: W. E. Clegg; London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co Ltd; Manchester: all the wholesale booksellers; 1903
    21.5 x 13.5 cm   Pp [1-2] 3-70, 71-72 publ ads   2d   Red paper
    GB:   LB destroyed   *LoEN   OB  

    "Tenth edition of 15,000 copies' is printed on the binding. On the lower left corner of the title-page is "3.12.03.' An advertisement on page 72 for the tenth edition describes it as "Revised. Improved and re-set in new type.'
    The eighth, ninth and tenth editions are all dated 1903.% 2422