Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


The one maid book of cookery

By CONGREVE, Mistress A. E.

subjects: general,

  • 1. The one maid | book of cookery | by Mistress | A. E. Congreve | First-Class Diplomee
    London: Herbert Jenkins Ltd; 1913
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [1-8] 9-217, [i-vii] ads   Grey cloth with maid's silhouette on front
    Bib:   B97  
    GB:   *LB   LCS   LWel   LoEN   OB  

    The foreword is signed "A. E. Congreve. Hove, 1913."
    The OB copy has the original dust-jacket glued to the front end-paper which gives the price of 2s 6d for the book.

  • 2. — The one maid | cookery book | by Mistress | A. E. Congreve | First-Class Diplomee
    London: Herbert Jenkins Ltd; nd
    17.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [1-8] 9-217, [i-vii] ads   Green cloth with maid's silhouette on front and back
    GB:   *Priv coll  

    Printed on the verso of the title-page is "Popular edition 18 thousand'.% American editions: NUCat records an undated edition published in New York by E. P. Dutton and Co. The foreword bears the date 1913. Bitting 97 lists an edition dated 1913 without brackets.% 1122