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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

by Flora Annie Webster Steel

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Published by William Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Housekeeping,
  • Indic Cooking

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby F.A. Steel & G. Gardiner
    ContributionsGardiner, G. (Grace), -1919
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 373 pages ;
    Number of Pages373
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26283622M
    OCLC/WorldCa13875815

    This book reproduces the text of the original edition. The content and language reflect the beliefs, practices and terminology of their time, and have not been updated. Cambridge University Press wishes to make clear that the book, unless originally published by Cambridge, is not being republished by, in association or collaboration with, or. Brisk, capable, humorous, highly opinionated, and frequently ironic, The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook opens a fascinating window on the day-to-day life of the British in India in the late nineteenth century. Steel and Gardiner's mission to uphold Victorian standards in Indian kitchens has illuminating parallels with the running of the.

      "an Indian household can no more be governed peacefully, without dignity and prestige, than an Indian Empire"InThe Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook () Flora Annie Steel and her co-author Grace Gardiner provide practical, and often highly opinionated, advice to young memsahibs in India. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Oxford World's Classics Hardcovers: The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook by F. A. Steel, Anna Johnston, Ralph Crane and G. Gardiner (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

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Covering all aspects of household management from the duties of servants to recipes, the manual sheds fascinating light on the entire imperial experience.

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