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Old cookery books and ancient cuisine

By HAZLITT, W. Carew

subjects: bibliography, history, britain, cookery of,

  • 1. Old cookery books | and | ancient cuisine | by | W. Carew Hazlitt
    London: Elliot Stock; 1886
    17.0 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-iv], [1] 2-271 [272]   Green cloth with owl on front
    Bib:   A303  
    Aus:   VMRoT  
    GB:   BeRU   LB missing   LCF   LCrCe   *LG   LWel   LoEN   MCe   NtCo   OB   WYoLCe   WYoLU(B)  
    US:   MiD   FMU   MiU   NN   OU   CFS   ICN   MCR  

    The title-page is printed in red and black. This standard reference work is one of the series "The book-lover's library' edited by Henry B. Wheatley.
    The LCrCe copy is the large paper edition, measuring 21.5 x 17.5 cm and quarter-bound in leather and green cloth.

  • 2. — [Title as 1886] | Second edition
    London: Elliot Stock; 1893
    17.0 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-iv], [1] 2-271 [272]   Green cloth with owl on front
    Can:   BVaUB  
    GB:   LMPo(WH)   LWel   *LoEN  
    US:   ICN   ICJ   OClRC   NBuG   DLC   InMCoP  

    The title-page is printed in red and black.% 2080

  • 3. — [Title as 1886] | Popular edition
    London: Elliot Stock; 1902
    17.0 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-iv], [1] 2-271 [272]   [4s 6d on p iv]   Green cloth
    Bib:   A303   B221  
    GB:   *Priv coll   LWel   WYoLU(B)  
    US:   DNAL   LU   OU   WaS   OrU   IdPI   CSt   TU   NNC   CoU   DNLM   NcD   PSC   PHC   MiU   OO   OCl   OCU   ICJ   WaU   NN   DLC   MCR   MSO   NNNAM  

  • 4. — The title-page is printed in red and black. The following text is on page iv: ""The book-lover's library" was first published in the following styles: No. 1 Printed on antique paper, in cloth bevelled with rough edges, price 4s 6d. No. 2 Printed on hand-made paper, in Roxburgh, half morocco, with gilt top: 250 only are printed, for sale in England, price 7s 6d. No. 3 Large paper edition, on hand-made paper, of which 50 copies only are printed, and bound in Roxburgh, for sale in England, price >1 1s.'% 2081

  • 5. — [Title as 1886]
    London: Elliot Stock, 1886. Republished by Gale Research Co, Detroit; 1968
    18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-ii], [1] 2-271   Yellow cloth with fleurs-de-lis pattern
    Bib:   A303  
    Can:   AEUA  
    GB:   *Priv coll  
    US:   DLC  

    American editions: NUCat cites New York: G. J. Coombes, 1886.% 2082