Warne’s Model Cookery With Complete Instructions In Household Management And Recipes For

JEWRY, MARY.

Publisher

Frederick Warne and Co.

Place

London and New York

Date

[n.d. but c.1893]

Synopsis

Breakfast dishes. bread, biscuits, etc. fish and soups. sauces and gravies. beef, mutton. lamb, venison. veal, pork. poultry and game. made dishes and entrees. meat and fish pies, etc. vegetables. potting and collaring. pastry and puddings. souffles and omelets. creams and jellies. relishes, custard. ices and cakes. dessert. preserves and pickles. butter and cheese. wines, drinks, and ale. cookery for the sick. bills of fare. duties of servants, etc. compiled and edited by mary jewry. with original illustrations, printed in colours. new edition.

Item Description

8vo. 8 x 5.75 inches. viii + 728 pp. Main text in double columns. Bound in original red cloth, gilt, with decorated boards and spine. Some wear to extremities, browning of flyleaves and edges and occasional foxing, but otherwise a very good copy in a handsome binding. Illustrated by 6 chromolithographic plates, including frontispiece, and by numerous engravings in text. The Preface claims the book contains 2835 recipes. Model Cookery was first published in 1868; many of the subsequent versions were undated and the text of this new edition remained unchanged for about thirty years, although the number of plates differed. Similar copies in Library Hub are dated to 1893.

[Stock No. 27239]

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