Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
Food: what to buy and how to cook it
Food | what to buy | and how to cook it | a practical guide to housewives | combining | comfort with economy | and | good fare at a small cost | by the author of | "Enquire Within;" "The Practical Housewife," &c., &c.% London: William Wells Gardner, and Alex. Richardson, nd
16.5 x 10.0 cm Pp [1-2] ht, [i-iii] iv [v] vi-viii,  2-128, [i-iv] ads [1s on spine] Brown paper covered boards with image on front of woman checking contents of saucepan
GB: LB micro OB *LoEN OB
The LoEN copy bears the library's handwritten date of  on the title-page while the catalogue cites . LB dates the book ; OB, . EngCat records the book published in 1875.
Philp also wrote "What food to buy, and how to cook it", London: Ward and Lock, nd  (copies at LB and LoEN). The titles may be almost identical but the text of the later book, although it follows a similar pattern to the earlier book, has been completely rewritten.