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complete Indian housekeeper & cook

Flora Annie Steel

complete Indian housekeeper & cook

giving the duties ofmistress and servants, the general management of the house, and practical recipes for cooking in all its branches

by Flora Annie Steel

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Home economics -- India -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Cookery, Indic.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby F.A. Steel & G. Gardiner..
    ContributionsGardiner, Grace.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX157
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 390 p. ;
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18781303M

    Whether living in camps or the jungle, on the hills or in the plains, no British woman would be at a loss with The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook by her side. For this new edition, the editors provide a lively Introduction and notes that offer an invaluable guide to the manual. 5/5. CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS Cambridge, New York, Melbourne, Madrid, Cape Town, Singapore, São Paolo, Delhi, Dubai, Tokyo, Mexico City.

    About this Book Catalog Record Details. The complete Indian housekeeper & cook: giving c Steel, Flora Annie Webster, View full catalog record.   The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook promised its reader a comprehensive guide to domesticitiy in India, even if she found herself living in camps or in the jungle, on the hills or in the plains, whether she was the wife of an influential Indian Civil Servant or a missionary/5(28).

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Flora Annie Steel and Grace Gardiner's classic work of Anglo-Indian household life was first published in and went through ten editions thanks to its great utility.

Tailored specifically for the British community in India, the book covers household hints, domestic finances and house management, a glossary of common domestic terms, and a variety of recipes.

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The complete Indian housekeeper & cook: giving the duties of mistress and servants, the general management of the house, and practical recipes for cooking in all its branches.

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They explain how to 'make a hold' over servants, how to establish and stock a storeroom, how to plan a menu, manage young children, treat bites from 'mad, or even doubtful dogs', and teach an Indian cook how /5(21). In The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook(), Flora Annie Steel and her co-author Grace Gardiner give practical and highly opinionated advice to young memsahibs in India.

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The Mrs Beeton of British India, Flora Annie Steel and her companion Grace Gardiner's book of household management for memsahibs offers a fascinating insight into the daily life of Anglo-Indians and their servants under the Raj. The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook promised its reader a comprehensive guide to domesticitiy in India, even if she found herself living in camps or in the jungle, on the hills or in the plains, whether she was the wife of an influential Indian Civil Servant or a missionary.

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Steel and Gardiner's mission to uphold Victorian standards in Indian kitchens has illuminating parallels with the running of the. The Accomplished Housekeeper, T. Williams, (London). First published in Free editions available on Google Books: The London Complete Art of Cookery, [Likely a fraudulent copy of Farley’s book](London).

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