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The allies' book of recipes

By FALKINER, Violet M.

subjects: fund-raising, war cookery,

  • 1. The allies' | book of recipes | compiled by | Violet M. Falkiner.
    Dublin: Brindley and Son Printers; 1914
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-vi], [1] 2-82 [83-87], [i-xii] ads, [1-3] memoranda   [1s 6d on verso tp]   Handsome, paper covered boards, with 4 flags on front and back
    GB:   *Priv coll  

    In the introduction, which is signed "Violet M. Falkiner. Newbridge, Co. Kildare. September, 1914.', the compiler says that the book "has been prepared as a contribution to the local fund for providing comforts to our brave sailors and soldiers of the British Expeditionary Force'. Some of the recipes, such as "Patriotic pound cake', have names reflecting the book's purpose.