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Hints to young housekeepers

By BLACK, Mrs Margaret

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  • 1. Hints | to | young housekeepers. | By | Mrs. Black, | of the West-End School of Cookery, Glasgow. | Holder of a First-Class Diploma from the National Training School of | Cookery, South Kensington. | Author of "Household Cookery and Laundry Work."
    London and Glasgow: William Collins, Sons and Co Ltd; nd
    16.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [1-3] 4-63 [64]  
    GB:   OB   *OPo(F)   ScGQ  

    A note on the verso of the title-page says that "the papers on cooking and household management, contained in this little volume, were written for and published in the Glasgow Weekly Mail'. The 114 numbered recipes are grouped by month beginning with March. There are no chapters for January and February.
    OB dates this edition [1884]. Its copy is bound in blue cloth.
    The copies of this title dated [1884] at LB and LoEN are unavailable for comparison. LB lists its volume as destroyed and the LoEN volume is missing.

  • 2. — Hints | to | young housekeepers. | By | Mrs. Black, F.E.I.S., | of the West-End School of Cookery, Glasgow, | holder of a First-Class Diploma from the National Training School of | Cookery, South Kensington. ) Author of "Household Cookery and Laundry Work." | New and enlarged edition.
    London and Glasgow: William Collins, Sons and Co Ltd; nd
    16.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [1-2] ads, [i-iii] iv-v [vi], [3] 4-74, [i-iv] ads  
    GB:   LoEN   *OPo(F)  
    US:   NNNAM  

    This edition has 122 numbered recipes grouped by month and beginning with January. A testimonial on page iv at the back of the book dated 10 September 1890 suggests that the book was published in the 1890s.
    The NNNAM copy is bound in blue cloth.% 0201