Dinner for Dickens: The Culinary History of Mrs Charles Dickens' Menu Books

Dinner for Dickens: The Culinary History of Mrs Charles Dickens' Menu Books

by Susan Rossi-Wilcox
     
 

In an attempt to 'rescue many fair friends from such domestic suffering' when faced with an onslaught of dinner guuests, Catherine Dickens wrote a pamphlet of suggested menus for meals and selected recipes. Dinner for Dickens publishes a transcript of the 1852 'new edition' of the book along with additional recipes added to the 1854 edition.See more details below

Overview

In an attempt to 'rescue many fair friends from such domestic suffering' when faced with an onslaught of dinner guuests, Catherine Dickens wrote a pamphlet of suggested menus for meals and selected recipes. Dinner for Dickens publishes a transcript of the 1852 'new edition' of the book along with additional recipes added to the 1854 edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781903018385
Publisher:
Marion Boyars Publishers Ltd
Publication date:
10/03/2005
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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