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Mrs Rea's cookery book

By REA, Mrs Dora

subjects: general,

  • 1. 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 [163], [i-xi] ads   1s 6d   Blue paper covered boards with woman carrying pudding on front
    Bib:   B389  
    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.

  • 2. — 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.