Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Cookery and housekeeping

By REEVE, Mrs Christina Georgina Jane

subjects: general,

  • 1. Cookery | and | housekeeping | a manual of domestic economy for | large and small families | by | Mrs Henry Reeve | with eight coloured illustrations and | numerous woodcuts
    London: Longmans, Green and Co; 1882
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii [ix-x], [1] 2-540   Rebound
    Bib:   A86  
    GB:   LoEN   OB  
    US:   *NN  

    The striking colour plates show different varieties of fish.
    The LoEN copy is bound in brown cloth with images of a menu and a set table on the front face.

  • 2. — [Title as first edition] | Second edition
    London: Longmans, Green and Co; 1882
    18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii [ix-x], [1] 2-540, [i-ii] publ ads   Rebound
    GB:   LG   *OPo(F)  

    The frontispiece is missing in the OPo(F) copy.

  • 3. — [Title as first edition] | Third edition
    London: Longmans, Green and Co; 1882
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1-2] publ ads, [i-v] vi [vii] viii [ix-x], [1] 2-540   Brown cloth with menu and set table on front
    Bib:   B391  
    GB:   *Priv coll   LB   LCS   LWel  
    US:   DLC   PPD   PPL   MH   NN  

  • 4. — [Title as first edition] | Fourth edition
    London: Longmans, Green and Co; 1883
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1-2] ads, [i-v] vi [vii] viii [ix-x], [1] 2-540   Brown cloth with menu and set table on front
    GB:   *OPo(F)  
    US:   ICJ   PPL   NRU  

  • 5. — [Title as first edition] | Fourth edition
    London and New York: Longmans, Green and Co; 1888
    18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [1-2] publ ads, [i-v] vi [vii] viii [ix-x], [1] 2-540   Red cloth with 2 boy cooks on front nailing poster to wall
    GB:   LB   LWel   WYoLU(B)  
    US:   *NNNAM  

    There were two editions numbered "fourth": one published in 1883 and this edition issued in 1888. The cover-title of this edition is "Reeve's cookery".