An Anglo-Indian (The Late Mrs J. Bartley)
Title Indian Cookery, General for Young Housekeepers
Book Condition Good
Edition Eighth Edition (revised)
Publisher Bombay Thacker & Co. Ltd 1947
Seller ID 10391
Rebound (not recently) in blue cloth with original illustrated wrap laid onto front board. Boards are faded and showing edgewear with small splits to head and base of spine. Internally clean and secure This scarce title distinguished itself from others of the era by providing Indian recipes for Indian Mistresses, rather than English dishes for the cooks of English expats. Among the equipment deemed essential for the kitchen is "A smooth black stone for the daily grinding of curry paste."