Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes

Mrs Edwards' cookery book


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  • 1. Mrs Edwards' | cookery book | recipes | preparing | cooking | things in season | bills of fare | ball suppers | savouries | cakes | ices | drinks | invalid cookery | vegetables | etc. etc.
    London: T. Werner Laurie Ltd; nd
    21.5 x 13.5 cm   Pp [i-vi] vii-viii, [1-2] 3-303 [304], [i-viii] publ ads   Green cloth with maid carrying covered platter on front
    Bib:   A280   B141  
    GB:   LB   LCS   *LoEN   OB  
    US:   DLC   ICJ   NN  

    In the preface Mrs Edwards says that she "collected and thought [the recipes] out during an experience as cook of over thirty years'.
    LoEN acquired the book on 17 February 1914 and dates it [1914] as does OB. LB and NUCat date it [1913].
    The OB copy retains the original dust-jacket, glued to the front end-paper, which cites 6s as the price.
    The LCS copy is rebound and lacks the half-title and eight pages of publisher's advertisements.