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The cookery primer

By MAITLAND, Miss Agnes Catherine

subjects: general,

  • 1. The | cookery primer. | For school and home use. | A careful collection of recipes for | very cheap wholesome dishes fit for | hard-working thrifty people, with | a variety of hints for hard times. | By | Agnes C. Maitland, | author of "Rudiments of Cookery," and Examiner to the Northern | Union of Schools of Cookery.
    London: John Hogg; nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [3-5] 6-158   [1s on binding]   Brown cloth
    GB:   LB   *LoEN   OB  

    In the introduction the author repeats some observations which she recently published in "London society' on the place and power of cookery lessons in the education of girls. She gives "Hints for hard times' on pages 16-25 followed by 121 numbered recipes. LB, LoEN and OB date the book [1888].
    The LB copy has a section of publisher's advertisements. The pagination runs ...158, [1-2] 3-32 publ ads.