Household Books Published in Britain
Mrs Rea's cookery book
Mrs. Rea's | cookery book | comprising over 400 carefully | selected and tested recipes | by | Dora Rea | Price 1/6 net. By post 1/9
London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co Ltd; 1910
18.5 x 12.5 cm Pp [1-8] ads, [i-vi] vii-viii [ix-x], 1-162 , [i-xi] ads 1s 6d Blue paper covered boards with woman carrying pudding on front
GB: LB destroyed OB *OPo(F)
US: NN ICJ
The author, a cookery teacher and lecturer, signs the preface "Dora Rea. Fairfield, Kenilworth Road, Berkswell, Warwickshire, Sept. 1910." There are 476 numbered recipes.
Mrs. Rea's | cookery book | New and revised edition
Birmingham: Cornish Brothers Ltd; 1926
18.5 x 12.0 cm Pp [1-4] ads, [i-ii] iii [iv] v [vi] vii-xi [xii], 1-160, [i-ii] ads Red cloth
GB: LB destroyed LoEN missing *OB
The preface is now signed "Dora Rea. Balsall Common, Warwickshire, June, 1926." This edition contains 466 numbered recipes.