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The Samaritan cookery book

By WATSON, Miss E. P.

subjects: fund-raising,

  • 1. The | Samaritan | cookery book. | Edited by | Miss E. P. Watson, | Motherwell.
    Glasgow: McNaughtan and Sinclair; 1903
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1-11] 12-254, [i-ii] ads   [1s 6d on binding]   Green cloth with design incorporating lilies and buildings on front
    GB:   *OPo(F)  

    The preface, which is signed by J. Stuart Nairne, says that the book was produced for a bazaar in aid of the Glasgow Samaritan Hospital for Women. A chapter of Jewish recipes is included.

  • 2. — Second edition. | Completing 12,000 copies. | The | Samaritan | cookery book. | Edited by | Miss E. P. Watson, | Motherwell.
    Glasgow: McNaughtan and Sinclair; 1903
    18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [1-11] 12-254, [i-ii] ads   [1s on binding]   Blue paper with Glasgow Samaritan Hospital for Women and a floral border on front
    GB:   *LCS  

  • 3. — Revised and enlarged edition. | The | Samaritan | cookery book. | Edited by | Miss E. P. Watson, | Motherwell.
    Glasgow: McNaughtan and Sinclair; 1911
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1-15] 16-255, [i] ad   [1s 6d on binding]   Red cloth with The Royal Samaritan Hospital for Women and a lily border on front
    GB:   *ScGQ  

    The preface is dated Motherwell, March 1911. It states that the first two editions, each of 6,000 copies, were sold out. This edition was published to meet the continuing demand for the book.