Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes

Wholesome cookery

By BEALE, Lady Mary

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  • 1. Wholesome cookery | by | Madame Marie de Joncourt
    London: Kegan Paul, Trench and Co; 1882
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-xi [xii-xiv], [1] 2-188, [1-2] 3-32 publ ads   Red cloth
    GB:   LB destroyed   LCF   *LoEN   OB  

    The preface is dated April 1882. The text begins with twenty-four menus. Each dish in the menus is keyed to one of the 443 numbered recipes which follow.

  • 2. — [Title as first edition] | Second edition.
    London: Kegan Paul, Trench and Co; 1882
    18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-xi [xii-xiv], [1] 2-188, [1-2] 3-44 publ ads   [3s 6d on p 14 of publ ads]   Red cloth
    GB:   *LB   LWel  

  • 3. — [Title as first edition] | Fifth edition
    London: Kegan Paul, Trench and Co; 1887
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-xi [xii] xiii-xiv [xv-xvi], [1] 2-245   [1s on binding]   Orange paper
    GB:   LB destroyed   LWel   *OB  

    Although the book is described as the fifth edition on the title-page, "fourth edition' is printed on the binding and there is a "Preface to fourth edition' dated November 1886. The date of publication of the fourth edition, 1887, is cited on the binding.
    The text contains twenty-four menus followed by 560 numbered recipes.% 0122c

  • 4. — [Another edition, sixth, 1895]
    US:   Bookseller's stock  

    The sixth edition of 1895 is listed in JCCat 3 and CBCat 2/77. A copy seen in a bookseller's stock was published by Kegan Paul, Trench, Tru4bner and Co Ltd.% 0122d