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Mrs Walker's economical cookery book

By WALKER, Mrs Agnes

subjects: general,

  • 1. Price: one shilling, net. | Mrs. Walker's | economical | cookery book | being a compilation of carefully considered, inexpensive and | useful recipes, collected from the best English, French, | German, and American authorities; with clear instructions | for the various operations of the art, and hints as to the | choosing of meat, game, fruit, vegetables, &c., &c. | Written by | Agnes Walker, | instructress of cooking and household management.
    London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co Ltd; Brighton: John Davis and Co Ltd; nd
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] ads, [1-6] 7-198 [199], [i-iii] ads   1s   Red cloth with flower-and-leaf design on front
    GB:   LB   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  

    The preface to the first edition is dated London, June 1894. The preface to the second edition, which is undated, says that "a number of recipes for dishes such as are in daily use in Germany" have been added. LB and LoEN date the second edition [1897].