Mrs. Beeton's Family Cookery. [ca. early 1930's].

Mrs. Beeton's Family Cookery, with nearly 3,000 practical recipes.  London:  Ward, Locke & Co., N.d. (ca. early 1930's).  Heavy 8vo.  Color frontis. plate, 896pp., profusely illustrated with 20 full page color plates, as well as b/w photos, menus, suggestions for the labour-saving devices used in doing laundry, indices,several ads.  Quarter navy pressed leather over blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine, ads as endpapers.  Corners & covers slightly rubbed, else tight, generally Good. For this edition, the editors wish to point out the new chapters on Indian Cookery, American & Canadian Cookery, Australian Cookery, South African Cookery, Austrian-German Cookery, French Cookery, and Italian Cookery.  The Classic.