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The housewife's referee

By DE SALIS, Mrs Harriet Anne

subjects: general,

  • 1. The | housewife's referee. | A treatise on | culinary and household subjects. | By | Mrs. de Salis. | Authoress of "Savouries a1 la mode," "Entrees a1 la mode," "Oysters a1 la | mode," "Soups and Dressed Fish," "Dressed Vegetables," "Game," | "Sweets and Supper Dishes," "Cakes and Confectionery Dishes," | "Puddings and Pastry," "Tempting Dishes for Small | Incomes,^` "Drinks a1 la mode," "Floral Decorations a1 la | mode," "National Viands," "New Laid Eggs," | "Household Wrinkles and Notions," "Dogs and | Their Ailments, "Gardening a1 la mode.^`
    London: Hutchinson and Co; 1898
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-vii [viii], 1-276, [i-iv] ads   Green cloth
    GB:   LB   LWel   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  
    US:   NN  

    There is no closing quotation-mark following "Ailments` on the title-page. Printed on the title-page is the quotation ""Nothing lovelier can be found for woman than to study household good." # Milton.' The text is in two parts: Part I "The household', pages 1-72, and Part II "Cooking recipes and menus', pages 73-267.

  • 2. — The | housewife's referee. | A treatise on | culinary and household subjects. | By | Mrs. de Salis, | authoress of "Savouries a1 la mode,^` "Entries [{{sic}}] a1 la mode," "Oysters a1 la | mode," "Soups and Dressed Fish,' "Dressed Vegetables," "Game, | "Sweets and Supper Dishes," "Cakes and Confectionery Dishes," | "Puddings and Pastry," "Tempting Dishes for Small | Incomes,^` "Drinks a1 la mode," "Floral Decorations a1 la | mode," "National Viands," "New Laid Eggs," | "Household Wrinkles and Notions," "Dogs and | Their Ailments," "Gardening a1 la mode." | Second edition.
    London: Hutchinson and Co; nd
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-vii [viii], 1-276, [i-iv] ads   Green cloth
    GB:   LB   *OPo(F)   WYoLU(B)  

    The same quotation from Milton appears on the title-page of this edition as in the first edition; however, there are changes in the presentation of the title, including new typographical errors: "Entrees' is spelled "Entries', only a single closing quotation-mark follows "Fish`, and the closing quotation-mark following "Game' is omitted.% 0806