Kenney Herbert, Colonel (Wyvern)
Title Fifty Dinners
Binding Original Cloth
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher London Edward Arnold 1895
Seller ID 10368
Small 8vo. pp.188.Some edgewear otherwise a clean, tight copy Kenney Herbert, whose pen name was Wyvern, spent many years in India and was an officer in the Madras Cavalry. During his time there he contributed many articles on cooking to local newspapers and after returning to London started a cookery school. He published many books on cookery. This one is less interesting than his earlier offerings which offer a glimpse into the social customs and diet of the British Raj.