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Cookery for invalids and the convalescent

By SENN, Charles Herman

  • 1. Cookery | for | invalids | and the | convalescent. | Third edition, | revised and enlarged. | Compiled by | C. Herman Senn, G.C.A., | author of | The New Century Cookery Book; The Practical Cookery | Manual; Recherche2 Side Dishes; The Culinary | Encyclopaedia; Ices, and How to Make Them; | Practical Gastronomy; French Menus; | etc., etc.
    London: The Food and Cookery Publishing Agency; nd
    20.5 x 10.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] tp, [1-3] 4-101, [i-v] ads   Orange cloth with border on front incorporating woman holding dish, flowers and sauceboat(?)
    GB:   *LB   LCF   LWel   LoEN   OB  
    US:   ICJ  

    LB, LoEN and OB date the third edition [1904]; ICJ dates it [1903]. EngCat records the third edition as published by Simpkin in December 1903 and costing 1s.

  • 2. — [Another edition, fourth, 1907]
    US:   ICJ  

    ICJ holds the fourth edition of 120 pages, published in London by The Food and Cookery Publishing Agency. EngCat gives Simpkin as the publisher.

  • 3. — Cookery | for | invalids | and the | convalescent | Fifth edition | (revised and enlarged) | Compiled by | C. Herman Senn, G.C.A. | Examiner in Sickroom Cookery to the London | Hospital, Guy's Hospital, etc. | author of | The New Century Cookery Book; The Practical Cookery Manual | Recherche2 Side Dishes; The Culinary Encyclopaedia; Ices, | and How to Make Them; How to Cook Eggs and | Omelets; Practical Gastronomy; French | Menus; Breakfast and Luncheon | Dishes; Recherche2 Luncheon | and Dinner Sweets, | etc., etc.
    London: The Food and Cookery Publishing Agency; 1909
    18.5 x 9.5 cm   Pp [1-5] 6-120, [i-iv] ads   [1s 6d on spine]   Blue cloth with small image on front of maid in between 2 flowers and carrying dish
    GB:   LCF   LCS   LWel   *OPo(F)   WYoLU(B)  

    The LCF copy is marked with changes for the sixth edition.

  • 4. — Cookery | for | invalids | and the | convalescent | Sixth edition | Compiled by | C. Herman Senn, G.C.A. | Examiner in Sickroom Cookery to | the London Hospital, Guy's Hospi- | tal, and St. Thomas's Hospital, etc. | author of | The New Century Cookery Book; The Practical Cookery Manual | Recherche2 Side Dishes; The Culinary Encyclopaedia; Ices, | and How to Make Them; How to Cook Eggs and | Omelets; Practical Gastronomy; French | Menus; Breakfast and Luncheon | Dishes; Recherche2 Luncheon | and Dinner Sweets, | etc., etc.
    London: The Food and Cookery Publishing Agency; 1915
    18.5 x 9.5 cm   Pp [1-5] 6-120, [i-iv] ads   [1s 6d on spine]   Blue cloth with small image on front of maid in between 2 flowers and carrying dish
    GB:   *OB  
    US:   NN  

    EngCat describes the sixth edition as published by Simpkin in February 1915.

  • 5. — Cookery | for | invalids | and the | convalescent | Seventh edition | Compiled by | C. Herman Senn, G.C.A., M.I.H. | Examiner in Sickroom Cookery to | the London Hospital, Guy's Hospi- | tal, and St. Thomas's Hospital, etc. | author of | The New Century Cookery Book; The Practical Cookery Manual, | Recherche2 Side Dishes; The Culinary Encyclopaedia; Ices, | and How to Make Them; | How to Cook Eggs and | Omelets; Practical Gastronomy; French | Menus; Breakfast and Luncheon | Dishes; Recherche2 Luncheon | and Dinner Sweets, | etc., etc.
    London: The Food and Cookery Publishing Agency; 1916
    18.5 x 10.0 cm   Pp [1-5] 6-123, [i] ad  
    Bib:   Noling 368  
    GB:   *OPo(F)  

    There is only one entry for "Cookery for invalids and the convalescent" in the EngCat volume for 1916-20 and it cites a seventh edition published by Food and Cookery in February 1919 ({{sic}}).

  • 6. — Cookery for | invalids | and the | convalescent | compiled by | C. Herman Senn | M.B.E., F.R.H.S., G.C.A. | Eighth edition
    London and Melbourne: Ward, Lock and Co Ltd; 1928
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] ad, [1-4] 5-128, [i-ii] ad   [5s on dust-jacket]   Blue cloth
    GB:   LB   LCF   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  
    US:   NN  

  • 7. — Cookery for | invalids | and the | convalescent | by | C. Herman Senn | Ninth edition
    London and Melbourne: Ward, Lock and Co Ltd; nd
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1-4] 5-128   [2s 6d on dust-jacket]   Blue cloth
    GB:   LCF   *OPo(F)  
    US:   LU