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Easy French dishes for English cooks

By PRAGA, Mrs Alfred

subjects: france, cookery of, entrees,

  • 1. Easy French dishes | for | English cooks | by | Mrs. Alfred Praga | author of | "Appearances, How to Keep Them Up on a Limited Income," | "Dinners of the Day," "Starting Housekeeping," | &c. &c.
    London: George Newnes Ltd; 1900
    17.5 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-viii, [1] 2-145 [146], [1] 2-32 publ ads   [2s 6d on p 21 of publ ads]   Red cloth with image on front of standing female figure and male figure seated at table
    GB:   LB   LWel   *LoEN   OB  
    US:   OKentU  

    All the recipes are for entrees.
    On page ii there is a list of five titles which were to follow "Easy French dishes for English cooks": "Easy French soups for English cooks", "Easy fish entrees for English cooks", "Easy vegetable entrees for English cooks", "Easy French sweets for English cooks" and "Easy French puddings for English cooks". Of these, only "Easy French sweets" appears to have been published.

  • 2. — [Title as first cited edition]
    London: George Newnes Ltd; New York: M. F. Mansfield and Co; 1900
    17.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-viii, [1] 2-145 [146]   Blue cloth with decorative border on front incorporating image of woman holding a tray
    GB:   *NNNAM  

    This edition is distinguished from the edition described above by the inclusion of a New York publisher in the imprint.