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Queen's College recipe book


subjects: fund-raising,

  • 1. Queen's College recipe book | compiled by | old students and their friends | Dedicated to | H.R.H. the Duchess of York | and presented on the occasion of the visit of | Her Royal Highness to the college.
    London: Queen's College; nd
    21.0 x 16.5 cm   Pp [i-vi], 1-51, [1] ad, i index, [1] ad, ii-iii [iv] index   Grey-green paper with pl on front showing visit to college of late Queen Victoria in 1898
    GB:   *Priv coll  

    The preface relates the history of the college which in 1852 became the first institution devoted to women's education to be given a charter. Profits from the sale of the cookery book went to the Queen's College Extension Fund.