Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


National viands a1 la mode

By DE SALIS, Mrs Harriet Anne

subjects: cuisines of various countries,

  • 1. National viands | a1 la mode | recipes collected by | Mrs de Salis | authoress of the A1 la mode series of cookery books | "Household Wrinkles' "Floral Decorations' "New-Laid Eggs' | "Drinks' "Dogs' etc.
    London and New York: Longmans, Green and Co; 1895
    17.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii-viii], [1] 2-92  
    GB:   LB   *LG   LWel   LoEN   OB  
    US:   NN   MH   MCR  

    Printed on the title-page is the quotation ""Let them bring stomachs; there's no want of meat, sir: portly and curious viands are prepared to please all kinds of appetites" Massinger'. The preface is signed "Harriet A. de Salis. Hampton Lea, Sutton: February 1895.' The text is arranged under the following headings: "African (Cape of Good Hope, Numidia and Tenerife)', "American and Canadian', "American, South, with Mexican', "French (Provincial)', "German', "Greek', "Italian`, "Oriental (East Indian, Arabian and Chinese)', "Russian, Polish and Siberian`, "Spanish and Portuguese', "Swedish', "Turkish and Levantine', and "West Indian etc`.