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One hundred and sixty culinary dainties

By HOBBS, Samuel W.

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  • 1. One hundred and sixty | culinary dainties: | for the | epicure, the invalid, | and | the dyspeptic. | By Mr. Samuel Hobbs, | formerly Chef de Cuisine | to Messrs. Gunter & Co., Berkeley Square, London, | and many of the nobility, vide testimonials.
    London: Dean and Son; nd
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-viii [ix] x-xii, [1] 2-150, [i-ii] ads   Red cloth
    GB:   LB   LCF   LG   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)   WYoLU(B)  

    There are 159 numbered recipes. LB, LG and WYoLU(B) date this edition [1884]; LoEN and OB date it [1885]. EngCat lists this title published in 1884 at 2s 6d.

  • 2. — [Title as first edition]
    London: Dean and Son; nd
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv [v-viii], [1] 2-150, [i-ii] ads   Red cloth
    GB:   *LWel  
    US:   ICJ  

    The testimonials, which formed pages v-viii of the first edition, are omitted here. This is probably the edition recorded in EngCat as published in September 1904 at 1s.% 2120