Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes

A younger sons' [--sic--] cookery book


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  • 1. A younger sons' [{{sic}}] | cookery book | by | a younger son's daughter
    London: Richard Bentley and Son; 1896
    19.5 x 13.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii, 1-403   Green cloth
    Bib:   A129   B305  
    GB:   LB   LoEQ   OB   *WYoLU(B)  
    US:   NNNAM  

    The author is not identified in this first edition. The book is for the housekeeper of moderate means and the younger sons referred to in the title are those of the upper classes who, on settling in their own homes, "find themselves forced to live on incomes diminuative compared to those of their parents or elder brothers".
    The LB copy is bound in red cloth.