Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Good-living

By VAN BUREN BRUGIE1RE, Sara

subjects: general,

  • 1. Good-living | a practical cookery-book | for town and country | by | Sara Van Buren Brugie1re
    New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, The Knickerbocker Press; [copyright 1890]
    Bib:   A185  
    US:   DLC   KMK   MCR   NN   OCl   PP   CtY   MB   MH  

    The title transcription and imprint are taken from a photocopy of the title-page supplied by DLC. The following verses are printed on the title-page of this edition and all the editions described below: ""We may live without poetry, music, and art; we may live without conscience and live without heart; we may live without friends; we may live without books; but civilized man cannot live without cooks. "He may live without books#what is knowledge but grieving? He may live without hope#what is hope but deceiving? He may live without love#what is passion but pining? But where is the man who can live without dining?" "Lucile"#Owen Meredith."
    This first edition has 580 pages.

  • 2. — [Title as first edition] | Second edition, with additional material
    New York and London: G. P. Putman's Sons; [copyright 1890]
    20.5 x 13.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] iii-vii [viii] ix-x [xi-xii], 1-606, [i] publ ads   Yellow cloth
    Bib:   B64  
    GB:   *LG  
    US:   WaPS  

  • 3. — [Title as first edition] | Third edition, with additional material
    New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons; [copyright 1908]
    20.5 x 13.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] iii-ix [x] xi-xii [xiii-xiv], 1-643, [i-iv] ads  
    GB:   LB destroyed   LWel   *OPo(F)  
    US:   NNNAM  

    The verso of the title-page reads, "Copyright, 1890 by Sara van Buren Brugie1re < Copyright, 1908 by Sara van Buren Meer for additional material". The "Preface to new edition" on pages iii-iv is dated Antwerp, Belgium, February 1908.

  • 4. — Household edition | Good-living | a practical cookery-book | for town and country | by | Sara van Buren | Third edition, with additional material
    New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons; [copyright 1908]
    23.0 x 15.0 cm   Pp [1-2] publ ad, [i-ii] iii-ix [x] xi-xii [xiii-xiv], 1-643, [i-v] publ ad   Grey cloth
    Bib:   B65  
    US:   *DLC   MU   LU   NN   OCl   ICJ   PP  

    The verso of the title-page reads, "Copyright, 1890 by Sara van Buren Brugie1re < Copyright, 1908 by Sara van Buren Meer for additional material".