Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Food remedies

By DANIEL, Mrs Florence

subjects: medicine, food as,

  • 1. Food | remedies | facts about foods and | their medicinal uses | by | Florence Daniel
    London: C. W. Daniel; 1908
    16.0 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] v-viii, 1-87, [i-ix] ads   [6d on binding]   Green paper with a woman and child, fruit, and trees on front
    GB:   LB   *LoEN   OB  

    In the preface the author acknowledges her grandmother, "Culpepper's herbal' and Dr Fernie's "Meals medicinal'. The book is in three parts: Part I, pages 1-14, is an introducti; ; Part II, pages 15-78, entitled "Foods and their medicinal uses', comprises alphabetically arranged entries for foods from almond to wheat, each entry giving the uses of the food and directions for its preparation; Part III, pages 79-87, contains three indices, one listing diseases with appropriate food and page reference, another listing prescriptions and recipes, and a general index.

  • 2. — [Another edition, second, 1917]

    This is listed on the verso of the title-page of the third edition.% 0692

  • 3. — [Title as 1908]
    London: The C. W. Daniel Co; [1925]
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1-4] 5-67, 68-80 ads   [1s paper, 2s cloth, on binding]   Brown paper
    GB:   *LB   OB  

    "Tenth thousand' is printed on the binding. Printed on the verso of the title-page is "First published: 1908. Second edition: 1917. Third edition: 1925.' A note to the third edition on page 6 is signed "Mrs. Florence Daniel, 3, Tudor Street, London, E.C. 4.`% 0693