Victorian Cookbooks Section
And Housekeepers Complete & Universal Dictionary
Including a System of Modern Cookery in all its
Various Branches Adapted to the use of Private
Families also a Variety of Original Valuable
Information related to Baking, Brewing, Carving,
Cleaning, Collaring, Curing, Economy of Bees, of a
Dairy, Economy of Poultry, Family Medicine,
Gardening, Home Made Wines, Pickling, Potting,
Preserving, Rules of Health and also every other
subject connected with Domestic Economy.
By Mrs Mary Eaton, c1823, 544
Theodore Child, c1890, 239 pages.
being a System of the Art in
Branches, by Miss Leslie c1837, 436
of Practical Cookery for Ladies and Professional
the Whole Science and Art of Preparing Human Food.
By Pierre Blot,
c1884, 485 pages.
New Receipt Book A
Useful Guide for Large or Small Families, containing
Directions for Cooking, Preserving, Pickling and
Preparing Articles According to the Most New
Approved Receipts. c1850, 522 pages.
Beecher’s Housekeeper and Health-keeper
containing Five Hundred
for Economical and Healthful Cooking, also
many Directions for Securing Health
c1873, 491 pages.
Parloa’s Kitchen Companion
'A Guide for all who would be
Good Housekeepers', c1887, 978 pages.
Modern Housewife Or Menagere
'comprising nearly 1,000
receipts for the economic and judisceous preparation
of every meal of the
day with those of the nursery
and sick room and minute directions for family
management in all its branches.' By Alexis Soyer,
c1850, 394 pages.
Beeton’s Book Of Household Management
A Guide to Cookery in all its
Branches ?Daily Duties, Meny Making, Mistress &
Servant, Home Doctor, Hostess & Guest,
Marketing, The Nursery, Trussing & Carving, Home
Lawyer. 2,261 pages.
Cyclopaedia of Domestic Economy and Practical
to all Classes of Society ?Domestic Education,
Houses, Furniture, Duties of Mistress, Duties of
Domestics, The Storeroom, Marketing, Table and
Attendance, Care and Training of Children,
the Sick, Preparation of Food for Children and
Invalids, Preservation of Health,
The Art of Cookery, Perfumery, The Toilet, Cosmetics
and Five Thousand
Practical Receipts and Maxims.
c1872, 623 pages.
Leslie’s New Receipts For Cooking
comprising all the new and
methods for preparing all kinds of foods
and much useful information all
connected with general housewifery. c1852, 524
Thousand And One Useful Recipes
and Valuable Hints
Cooking & Housekeeping. c1890, 197 pages.
They Come And How They Are Cooked, with
a bundle of
old recipes from cookery books of the last century.'
Cooking And Dinner Giving
'A treatise containing
instructions in cooking; in the
combination and serving of dishes; and in the
fashionable modes of
entertaining at breakfast,
lunch and dinner.' c1888, 391 pages.
Art of Cookery Made Easy and Refined
‘comprising ample directions
preparing every article requisite for furnishing
the tables of the nobleman, gentleman and
tradesman? c1802, 393 pages.
'Plain and practical directions for cooking and
upwards of seven hundred receipts,
also general directions for making wines.' c1846,
Cooking Manual Of
Practical Directions For Economical Every-Day
Juliet Corson, c1877, 150 pages.
Cook’s Oracle and Housekeeper’s Manual
cookery and directions for carving, also the art of
the most simple and most highly finished
broths, gravies, soups, sauces,
store sauces and
flavouring essences, pastry, preserves, puddings,
etc.' c1830, 441 pages.
Cook’s Own Book
'being a complete Culinary Encyclopedia
meat, fish and fowl, and composing every kind of
gravy, pastry, preserves, essences etc, with
numerous original receipts
and a complete system of
confectionery.' c1832, 347 pages.
'comprising advice on the conduct of household
general and particular directions for the
preservation of furniture, bedding etc; for the
and preserving of provisions, with a
complete collection of receipts for economic
cookery.' By A Lady, c1837, 230 pages.
Imperial and Royal Cook
'consisting of the most
sumptuous made dishes, ragouts,
gravies etc foreign and English including the latest
improvements in fashionable life.' By Frederick
Nutt, c1809, 356 pages.
Mason’s Cookery Or
The Ladies?Assistant, for regulating and
the table, being a complete system of cookery etc
for brewing and making wines. 533 pages.
The London Art of
Complete Assistant, 'Uniting
the Principles of Elegance, taste and Economy
Adapted to the use of Servants and Families of Every
c1811, 437 pages.
Cook 'a practical
guide to the culinary art in all its branches,
addition to English cookery the most
approved and recherch?systems of French, Italian
German cookery adapted for the largest
establishments and for the use of private families.'
c1859, 579 pages.
The Professed Cook
or the Modern Art of Cookery,
Confectionary Made Plain and Easy, 681 pages.
PLUS MANY MORE
EARLY COOKERY BOOKS FROM THE VICTORIAN
Also Victorian Etiquette Bonus Section
books such as these...
'or the Manners, Conduct and Dress of the Most
including forms for letters,
invitations, etc etc also valuable suggestions on
home culture and training.' c1883, 443 pages.
Routledge’s Manual Of Etiquette
?‘etiquette for ladies, for
companion, courtship and matrimony, how to dress
well, how to carve, toasts and sentiments.?261
Plus Rare Victorian
Alternative Medicine /
Homeopathy / & Herbals, such as these...
with Three Hundred and Sixty-Nine
Medicines Made of
English Herbs not in any former impression of Culpeper’s British Herbal.'
By Dr. Parkins, c1809,
The Cottage Physician.
‘Prevention, symptoms and
treatment; best-known methods in all
accidents and emergencies of the home.' c1898, 657
Herbalist or the
People Their Own Physicians by the use of Nature’s
Remedies; describing the Great Curative Properties
found in the Herbal Kingdom. c1878, 516
the Diseases of Infancy and Childhood and their
Homeopathic Treatment. c1854, 465 pages.
c1883, 485 pages.
The Homeopathic Theory And Practice Of Medicine
c1852, 656 pages.
British Homeopathic Pharmacopia
c1876, 445 pages.
of Acute Diseases and their Homeopathic
Volume 1, c1847, 278 pages.
of Acute Diseases and their
Homeopathic Treatment Volume 2,
c1848, 220 pages.
Guernsey’s Homeopathic Domestic Practice
c1857, 687 pages.
Household Books Too. A Few Examples...
'an Offering to the Household
for Economical Skill in Cookery,
Management and Nicety in the Appointments of
c1891, 204 pages.
The Hearthstone of Life at Home
'A Household Manual
hints and help for home making, home furnishing,
amusements, health directions, the sick
room, the nursery, the library,
the laundry etc.'
c1883, 595 pages.
The Toilet of
Flora 'or A
Collection of the Most Simple and
of Preparing Baths, Essences, Pomatums, Powders,
Perfumes and Sweet-
Scented Water, for the Use of the
Ladies,' 287 pages.