Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes

A bachelor's cupboard


subjects: catering for one or two,

  • 1. A | bachelors | cupboard | containing crumbs culled | from the cupboards of | the great unwedded | collected by | A. Lyman Phillips | drawings by | Will Jenkins
    Boston and London: John W. Luce and Co; 1906
    19.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-viii], [1] 2-209 [210], [i-ii] publ ads   Green cloth with chafing dish on front
    Bib:   A24   B369  
    US:   *DLC   OKentU   ViU   KMK   OCl   ICJ   MB   NN   NNNAM  

    On the title-page "bachelors" appears incorrectly without an apostrophe to indicate the possessive case.
    Although the book was entered at Stationers' Hall and published in London, the text is written for the American bachelor. Page 129, for example, discusses entertaining an Englishman.