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Dainty dinners and dishes for Jewish families

By HENRY, Mrs May and Miss Kate Halford

subjects: jewish cookery,

  • 1. [First edition of "Dainty dinners and dishes for Jewish families', 1902]

    AbCat March 1976 lists the first edition.

  • 2. — Dainty dinners and dishes | for Jewish families. | Arranged by | May Henry, A.A., | certificated National Training School of Cookery, | and | Kate Halford, A.A., C.T.T. | Illustrated by G. Lilian Bright. | Second edition. | Price 2s. 6d.
    London: Wertheimer, Lea and Co; 1907
    18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp iii-x ads, [xi-xiv], [1-2], [xv] xvi, [1] 2-186, 187-190 ads   2s 6d   Blue cloth with girl holding up pie(') on front
    GB:   *LWel   ScGQ  
    US:   NN  

    In the preface to the first edition, which is dated Spring 1902, May Henry reveals that she and Kate Halford are sisters. In the preface to the second edition the authors say that they have "made a few slight corrections and have added, by request, the recipe for "Motza kleis."'% 2094

  • 3. — Dainty dinners and dishes | for Jewish families. | Arranged by | May Henry, L.C.A., certificated National Training School of Cookery, | and | Kate Halford, A.A. | Illustrated by G. Lilian Bright. ) Third edition. | Price [2']s 6d
    London: Williams, Lea and Co Ltd; 1916
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp i-vi [vii-xii], [1] 2-154   [2s 6d]   Brown cloth
    GB:   LCS   LWel   *OPo(F)  
    US:   OCH  

    The OPo(F) copy is inscribed by one of the authors "With May Henry's compliments. 22nd July 1922'.% 2095

  • 4. — Dainty dinners and dishes | for Jewish families. | Arranged by | May Henry, L.C.A., | certificated National Training School of Cookery | and | Kate Halford, A.A. | Illustrated by G. Lilian Bright. | Fourth edition.
    London: Williams, Lea and Co Ltd; nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv], [1] 2-150 [151]   Brown limp cloth
    GB:   LB   *LoEN   OB  

    LB, LoEN and OB date this edition [1951].% 2096