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Coombs' unrivalled cookery for the middle classes

By TUXFORD, Miss Hester H.

  • 1. New, revised, and enlarged edition. | Coombs' | unrivalled | cookery | for the | middle classes | (3rd edition). | Special chapter on vegetarian cookery. | Useful hints on gas stove cooking. | Edited by | Miss H. H. Tuxford, M.C.A., | Diplomee, Board of Education. | One shilling nett.
    Manchester: from 143 Chorlton Road, and Abel Heywood and Son; nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] ads, [1-5] 6-181, [i-iii] ads   1s   Red paper
    GB:   *LB  

    LB dates this edition [1911].

  • 2. — 5th edition. | Cookery | for the | middle classes | (5th edition). | (Including a few vegetarian dishes.) | Useful hints on gas stove cooking. | By | Miss H. H. Tuxford, M.C.A., | Diplomee Board of Education, Gold Medallist, etc. | One shilling nett.
    Manchester: from 143 Chorlton Road, or Farmer and Co, and John Heywood Ltd; London and Blackburn: John Heywood Ltd; nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] ads, [1-5] 6-192   1s   Blue paper covered boards with still-life of prepared dishes on front
    GB:   LB destroyed   *LoEN   OB  

    LB, LoEN and OB date the fifth edition [1923].

  • 3. — 6th edition. | Cookery | for the | middle classes | (6th edition). | (Including a few vegetarian dishes.) | Useful hints on gas stove cooking. | By | Miss H. H. Tuxford, M.C.A., | Diplomee Board of Education, Gold Medallist, etc. | One shilling nett. | By post, 1/3.
    Manchester, London, Blackburn and Dublin: John Heywood Ltd; nd
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] ads, [1-5] 6-204   1s   Red paper covered boards with image on front of hanging game, joint of meat, fish and a pie
    GB:   LB   *LoEN   OB  

    LB, LoEN and OB date the sixth edition [1924].

  • 4. — 7th edition. | Miss Tuxford's | cookery | for the | middle classes | (7th edition). | (Including a few vegetarian dishes.) | Useful hints on gas stove cooking. | By | Miss H. H. Tuxford, M.C.A., | Diplomee Board of Education, Gold Medallist, etc. | One shilling nett. | By post, 1/3.
    Southbourne, Bottesford, Notts: from the authoress; Manchester, London, Blackburn and Dublin: John Heywood Ltd; nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] ads, [1-5] 6-212   1s   Brown paper covered boards with 3 steaming dishes (joint of meat, tureen and poultry) on front
    GB:   LB destroyed   *LoEN   OB  

    LB, LoEN and OB date the seventh edition [1925].

  • 5. — 8th edition. | Miss Tuxford's | cookery | for the | middle classes | (8th edition). | (Including a few vegetarian dishes.) | Useful hints on gas stove cooking. | By | Miss H. H. Tuxford, M.C.A., | Diplomee Board of Education, Gold Medallist, etc. | One shilling nett. | By post, 1/3.
    Southbourne, Bottesford, Notts: from the authoress; Manchester, London, Blackburn and Dublin: John Heywood Ltd; nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] ads, [1-5] 6-212   1s   Brown paper covered boards with 3 steaming dishes (joint of meat, tureen and poultry) on front
    GB:   LB   *LoEN   OB  

    LB, LoEN and OB date the eighth edition [1926].

  • 6. — 9th edition. | Miss Tuxford's | cookery | for the | middle classes | (9th edition). | (Including a few vegetarian dishes.) | Useful hints on gas stove cooking | By | Miss H. H. Tuxford, M.C.A., | Diplomee Board of Education, Gold Medallist, etc. | One shilling nett. | By post, 1/3.
    Southbourne, Bottesford, Notts: from the authoress; Manchester, Blackburn and Dublin: John Heywood Ltd; London: John Heywood Ltd, and Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co; nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] ads, [1-5] 6-214   1s   White paper covered boards with 3 steaming dishes (joint of meat, tureen and poultry) on front
    GB:   LB destroyed   *LoEN   OB   OPo(F)  

    LB, LoEN and OB date this edition [1927].

  • 7. — 10th edition. | Miss Tuxford's | cookery | for the | middle classes | (10th edition). | (Including a few vegetarian dishes.) | Useful hints on gas stove cooking | including the new automatic control | By | Miss H. H. Tuxford, M.C.A., | Diplomee Board of Education, Gold Medallist, etc. | One shilling nett. | By post 1/3.
    Lincoln: from the authoress; London: Simpkin, Marshall Ltd, and John Heywood Ltd; Manchester: John Heywood Ltd; nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] ads, [1-5] 6-216   1s   White paper covered boards with 3 steaming dishes (joint of meat, tureen and poultry) on front
    GB:   LB   *LoEN   MCe   OB  

    LB, LoEN and OB date the tenth edition [1929]; MCe dates it [1928].

  • 8. — 11th edition. | Miss Tuxford's | cookery | for the | middle classes | (11th edition). | (Including a few vegetarian dishes.) | Useful hints on gas stove cooking | including the new automatic control | By | Miss H. H. Tuxford, M.C.A., | Diplomee Board of Education, Gold Medallist, etc. | One shilling nett. | By post, 1/3.
    Lincoln: from the authoress; London: Simpkin, Marshall Ltd, and John Heywood Ltd; Manchester: John Heywood Ltd; nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] ads, [1-5] 6-216   1s   White paper covered boards with 3 steaming dishes (joint of meat, tureen and poultry) on front
    GB:   LB   *LoEN   OB  

    LB, LoEN and OB date the eleventh edition [1930].

  • 9. — 12th edition. | Miss Tuxford's | cookery | for the | middle classes | (12th edition). | (Including a few vegetarian dishes.) | Useful hints on gas stove cooking | including the new automatic control | By | Miss H. H. Tuxford, M.C.A., | Diplomee Board of Education, Gold Medallist, etc. | One shilling nett. | By post, 1/3.% PPP Lincoln: from the authoress; London: Simpkin, Marshall Ltd, and John Heywood Ltd; Manchester: John Heywood Ltd, nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] ads, [1-5] 6-216   1s   White paper covered boards with 3 steaming dishes on front
    GB:   LB   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  

    LB, LoEN and OB date the twelfth edition [1931].

  • 10. — Miss | Tuxford's | modern | cookery | for the | middle classes | Hints on modern | gas stove cooking | By | Miss H. H. Tuxford, M.C.A., | Diplomee Board of Education, Gold Medallist, etc. | One shilling nett. | By post, 1/3.
    Lincoln: from the authoress; London: Simpkin, Marshall Ltd, and John Heywood Ltd; Manchester: John Heywood Ltd; nd
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] ads, [1-4] 5-217   1s   White paper covered boards
    GB:   LB destroyed   LCS   *LoEN   OB  

    This is a retitled edition of "Miss Tuxford's cookery for the middle classes". The introduction states that "upwards of 250,000 copies [of the book have been] sold up-to-date." LB, LoEN and OB date this edition [1933].