Single-Handed Cook More Recipes by Mrs. C. S. Peel, 1904: Cookbook by the 1900’s equivalent of Martha Stewart. Peel also wrote Ten Shillings a Week for House Books, The New Home, and How to Keep House. This cookbook published by Westminster Archibald Constable & Co, Ltd., Whitehall Gardens, England. Hard cover book with linen covered boards. 207 pages. Cover is stained and the spine cover hinges have been reinforced with clear librarian’s tape. Front hinge is partly exposed, but holding. Back hinge is in good shape. Binding is in good shape. Text block is completely intact. Pages have some light foxing, but are otherwise clear and clean.
Oh yes, and the “single-handed” part? Means a housewife who doesn’t have a cook or a maid.