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Food and home cookery

By BUCKTON, Catherine M.

subjects: education, schools,

  • 1. Food | and | home cookery | a course of instruction in practical cookery | and cleaning, for children in elementary | schools, as followed in the schools | of the Leeds School Board | by | Catherine M. Buckton | member of the Leeds School Board: author of "Health in the House"
    London: Longmans, Green and Co; 1879
    17.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-viii [ix] x [xi-xii], [1] 2-108   Maroon cloth
    GB:   LB destroyed   LCF   LCS   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)   WYoLU(B)  
    US:   DHEW   NN   MCR  

    The frontispiece shows a school cookery cupboard with the doors removed to reveal neatly stored utensils and condiments and a cooking range. Page viii is incorrectly numbered iii.
    The WYoLU(B) copy lacks the first leaf.

  • 2. — Food and home cookery | New edition | Comprising the | cookery scheme of the Leeds School Board | consisting of a | course of lessons with directions for their practical | carrying out in accordance with the new code of | regulations of the Education Department 1882 | By | Catherine M. Buckton | member of the Leeds School Board: author of "Health in the House' | and "Town and Window Gardening"
    London: Longmans, Green and Co; 1883
    17.5 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-vi [vii] viii-xliv [xlv-xlvii] xlviii, [1] 2-108   Blue cloth
    GB:   LB destroyed   *LoEN   OB  

    Most of the roman-numbered pages contain information about the course and directions for teaching it. The two colour plates are printed in red and black only.% 0603

  • 3. — [Title as 1883] | Second edition
    London and New York: Longmans, Green and Co; 1890
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-vi [vii] viii-xliv [xlv-xlvii] xlviii, [1] 2-108   Maroon cloth
    GB:   *OPo(F)  

Frontispiece from Food and home cookery