Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Every day meals

By HOOPER, Mary

subjects: general,

  • 1. Every day meals | being economic and wholesome recipes for | breakfast, luncheon, and supper | by | Mary Hooper | author of "Little Dinners," "Cookery for Invalids," etc. | Professor of Domestic Economy, Crystal Palace School of Art, etc., etc.
    London: Henry S. King and Co; 1877
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-x [xi] xii-xvi, [1-3] 4-311   Red cloth with tea-pot, eggcup and condiments set on front
    GB:   *LWel  
    US:   MB  

  • 2. — Every day meals | being economic and wholesome recipes for | breakfast, luncheon, and supper | by | Mary Hooper | author of "Little Dinners," "Invalid Cookery," etc. | Professor of Domestic Economy, Crystal Palace School of Art, etc. etc. | Second edition
    London: C. Kegan Paul and Co; 1878
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-x [xi] xii-xvi, [1-3] 4-311, [i] blank, [1] 2-32 publ ads   [5s on p 14 of publ ads]   Red cloth with tea-pot, eggcup and condiments set on front
    GB:   LB micro OB   *LCF   LoEN   OB  
    US:   MB  

    LB dates this edition 1878 [1877].% 2150

  • 3. — Every day meals | being economic and wholesome recipes for | breakfast, luncheon, and supper | by | Mary Hooper | author of "Little Dinners," "Cookery for Invalids," etc. | Professor of Domestic Economy, Crystal Palace School of Art, etc. etc. | Fourth edition
    London: Kegan Paul, Trench and Co; 1883
    18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [1-2] ht, [i-iii] iv-x [xi] xii-xvi, [1-3] 4-312, [1-2] 3-44 publ ads   Red cloth with crossed fork and knife on front
    GB:   LB destroyed   *LWel  

    Unlike the first edition, there is no comma preceding the final "etc.' on the title-page.
    LB dates the fourth edition 1883 [1882] and page 1 of the publisher's list is dated "8.82'.
    Page 13 of the publisher's advertisements cites 5s as the price of the third edition.% 2151

  • 4. — [Another edition, fifth, 1883]

    Page 433 of Health Ex Lib 1884 lists the fifth edition, London: Kegan Paul, Trench and Co, 1883.% 2152

  • 5. — Every day meals | being economic and wholesome recipes for | breakfast, luncheon, and supper | by | Mary Hooper | author of "Little Dinners," "Cookery for Invalids," etc. | Professor of Domestic Economy, Crystal Palace School of Art, etc. etc | Sixth edition
    London: Kegan Paul, Trench and Co; 1884
    17.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-x [xi] xii-xvi, [1-3] 4-312, [1-2] 3-44 publ ads   [2s 6d on p 14 of publ ads]   Red cloth with crossed fork and knife on front
    GB:   *Priv coll   LB  

    There is now neither a comma preceding nor a full stop following the final "etc' on the title-page.% 2153

  • 6. — [Another edition, seventh]

    This is advertised for 2s 6d in the 1891 edition of Miss Mary L. Allen's "Luncheon dishes'.% 2154

  • 7. — [Another edition, eighth]

    The eighth edition is advertised for 2s 6d in the twenty-second edition of "Nelson's home comforts' published in 1903.% 2155