Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


"Please, M'm, the butcher!"

By GUARRACINO, Miss Beatrice

subjects: general, menus,

  • 1. "Please, M'm, the butcher!" | A complete guide to catering for the | housewife of moderate means, with | menus of all meals for a year, | numerous recipes, and fifty-two | additional menus of dinners | without meat | by | Beatrice Guarracino
    London: T. Fisher Unwin; nd
    19.5 x 13.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] v-vi [vii] viii, 1-567 [568]   [6s on p ii]   Maroon cloth
    GB:   LB   LCF   LoEN   OB  
    US:   KMK   ICJ   NN   NIC(HA)   *NNNAM  

    The verso of the title-page of the fifth impression says the first edition was issued in 1902 and Axford 38 cites this date; however, the only entry in EngCat 1901-1905 is for an edition published in March 1903. All the British libraries cited as locations and NUCat date this edition [1903].

  • 2. — [Title as first edition] | Second impression
    London: T. Fisher Unwin; nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] v-vi [vii] viii, 1-567 [568]   Rebound
    GB:   *LCS  

    This was published in 1905 according to the verso of the title-page of the fifth impression.% 2020

  • 3. — [Another edition, third impression, nd]

    BCat Maclaren lists an undated third impression which the fifth impression records as published in 1909.% 2021