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Practical dinners

By CHEVALLEY DE RIVAZ, Victor

subjects: menus,

  • 1. Practical | dinners. | With plain directions for their | preparation. | By "The G. C." | author of "Round the Table," &c.
    London: Horace Cox; 1887
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-vi], [1] 2-217, [i] blank, [1-3] 4-32 publ ads   Red cloth
    GB:   LB   LCF   LWel   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  

    There are 108 numbered menus each with the recipes following. The preface, which is dated April 1887, says that the recipes originally appeared in "The queen'.

  • 2. — [Title as first edition] | Second edition.
    London: Horace Cox; 1887
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-vi], [1] 2-217, [i] blank, [1-3] 4-32 publ ads   [2s 6d on p 17 of ads]   Red cloth
    GB:   LB missing   *LoEN   OB  
    US:   KMK  

    The preface to the second edition is dated October 1887.% 1026