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The best diet for a working man


subjects: vegetarian cookery, menus,

  • 1. The best diet | for a working man, | with a month's dietary, | by | R. E. O'Callaghan. | Price one penny. [Cover-title]
    London: The London Vegetarian Society; nd
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1] 2-32   1d   Orange paper
    GB:   LB   *LoEN   OB  

    On pages 1-18 the author presents an argument for vegetarianism in the form of a conversation between himself and workmen on the Metropolitan Railway. Pages 19-24 contain a dietary for January, covering the meals of breakfast, dinner and tea. Recipes are on pages 24-30, and vegetables and fruits in season each month are given on pages 31-32.
    LoEN dates its copy [1890]; LB and OB date their copies [1889].