Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
An old-world recipe book
An old-world | recipe book | with preface by | Mrs. Willingham Rawnsley
London: George Routledge and Sons Ltd; New York: E. P. Dutton and Co; nd
13.0 x 10.0 cm Pp [1-4] 5-96 Brown cloth
GB: LB destroyed LCS *LoEN OB
Mrs Rawnsley explains in the preface that the book is made up of extracts from her grandmother's recipe book handed down in the family for generations. Of the few recipes which are dated, all come from the first half of the nineteenth century except for a cure for a cold which, according to the preface, is the oldest and from the year 1784. LB, LoEN and OB date "An old-world recipe book" .