Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Just for two cookery book

By WILLIAMS, Jennie B.

subjects: catering for one or two,

  • 1. Just for two | cookery book | containing tested re- | cipes for two persons | by | Jennie C. Williams
    London: Hodder and Stoughton; nd
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] v-vi [vii-viii], 1-311 [312]   Brown cloth
    GB:   LB   *LoEN   OB  

    One of "The woman's economical series", the book was written especially for the young housewife who has not yet started a family. LB, LoEN and OB date the first English edition [1910].

  • 2. — [Title as first edition] | Second edition
    London: Hodder and Stoughton; 1910
    19.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] v-vi [vii-viii], 1-311 [312]   Green cloth
    GB:   *Priv coll  

  • 3. — [Title as first edition] | Fourth edition
    London, New York and Toronto: Hodder and Stoughton; nd
    19.0 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] v-vi [vii-viii], 1-311 [312]   Blue cloth with 2 small china plates on front
    GB:   *OPo(F)  

    In contrast to the title-page, on the binding the author's name appears as Jennie B. Williams.% Other editions: In Canada and the United States the book was published under the title, "Us two book containing tested recipes for two persons". BMCat cites Toronto: Musson Book Co, [1909], and a revised and enlarged edition, Toronto: Musson Book Co, [1916]. NUCat records New York: Barse and Hopkins, [copyright 1909], and New York: Harper, [1920].