Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Home cookery

By HOME COOKERY

subjects: education, vocational,

  • 1. Home cookery. | Compiled under the direction of the | North Midland School of Cookery.
    London: Raithby, Lawrence and Co Ltd; 1892
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1-5] 6-197, [i-v] ads   [1s on binding]   Beige cloth
    GB:   LCS   *OPo(F)  

    The LCS copy is inscribed opposite the title-page "Th. Bolton from Mrs Buck | Camp End Sept. Oct. 1896'.

  • 2. — [Title as 1892] | Second edition.
    London: Raithby, Lawrence and Co Ltd; 1898
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1-5] 6-215, [i] publ ad   [1s on binding]   Red cloth
    GB:   *LWel  

  • 3. — [Title as 1892] | Third edition.
    London: Raithby, Lawrence and Co Ltd; 1906
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1-5] 6-215, [i] ad   [1s on binding]   Red cloth
    GB:   *OPo(F)  

  • 4. — [Another edition, fourth, 1911]
    US:   Bookseller's stock  

    Although I have been unable to compare the texts, it is probable that "Home cookery. Compiled under the direction of the Superintendant of the Leicester Municipal College for Domestic Subjects. Fourth edition.', London: Raithby, Lawrence and Co Ltd, 1911, is an edition of "Home cookery. Compiled under the direction of the North Midland School of Cookery.' BCat Parkinson lists the fourth edition as having 215 pages, the same as the third edition; AbCat January 1977 cites 214 pages.% 2130