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Cookery and home comforts

By WIGLEY, Mrs S. S.

subjects: general,

  • 1. A present to | my wife. | Cookery and | home comforts. | By | Mrs. Wigley, | author of | "Domestic Economy: a Book for Girls," Royal School Series.
    London, Edinburgh and New York: Thomas Nelson and Sons; nd
    16.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [i-vii] viii-ix [x], [11] 12-140   Green cloth
    GB:   *LoEN   OB  

    The preface is signed "S. S. W." The text contains eighty-three numbered recipes. This edition of only 140 pages does not have "A few Scotch dishes" preceding the index. The index ends on page 140. LoEN and OB date this edition [1877].

  • 2. — [Title as first cited edition]
    London, Edinburgh and New York: Thomas Nelson and Sons; nd
    16.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [i-vii] viii-ix [x], [11] 12-144   Red cloth
    Bib:   A86   B495  
    GB:   LCS   *OPo(F)  
    US:   DLC   MB   TxU   TxCM  

    This edition, like the first cited edition, has eighty-three numbered recipes; however, on pages 136-140 and preceding the index are "A few Scotch dishes" which do not appear in the edition described above. The index ends on page 144.% General comments: The LB copy of this title is destroyed. BMCat does not record the volume's pagination.