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Culinary jottings for Madras

a treatise in thirty chapters on reformed cookery for Anglo-Indian exiles, based upon modern English, & continental principles, with twenty-five menus for little dinners worked out in detail

by A. R. Kenney-Herbert

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Published by Higginbotham in Madras .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cooking

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby "Wyvern"
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 297 pages ;
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26295205M
    OCLC/WorldCa22199266

    It juxtaposes two different ‘texts’ of British imperialism – the cookbook Culinary Jottings of Madras and the Madras famine of – – to examine the dynamics between feast and Author: Radhika Mohanram. Kenney-Herbert wrote regular articles about Indian cookery for The Madras Mail, Madras Atheneum and The Daily News, using the pen-name Wyvern. These were collected and published in as Culinary Jottings for Madras, Or, A Treatise in Thirty Chapters on Reformed Cookery for Anglo-Indian Exiles which went through seven editions.

    Get FREE shipping on Culinary Jottings for Madras by Wyvern, from The Colonel's Jottings, which he published under the name Wyvern', is wonderful for many reasons, of which nostalgia is just one. Including anecdotes from his career which spanned from , just after the Rising, to , near the apogee of. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    Unusual Cookbooks Out of the ordinary cookbooks and food essays for the quirky gourmet Culinary Jottings for Madras: a Facsimile of the Edition by. Leslie Forbes. avg rating — 2 ratings. score: 87, and 1 person voted Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *. (shelved 1 time as british-cooking) avg rating — 1, ratings — published


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Culinary jottings for Madras. A treatise. on reformed cookery for Anglo-Indian exiles, based upon modern English, and continental principles, with thirty menus for little dinners worked out in detail, and an essay on our kitchens in India, by "Wyvern" [pseud.]. Wyvern: Culinary Jottings for Madras Paperback – October 9, by Wyvern Kenney-Herbert (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings.

See all formats and editions 5/5(4). Culinary Jottings for Madras ‘Wyvern ’was a colonel in the Indian Army, long resident in Madras, who whiled away his spare time writing about cookery in the Madras Athenaeum and Daily News.

The upshot of his interesting hobby was this book, which set out to instruct the memsahibs of the day in the best ways to cope with Indian kitchen staff. The return of Culinary Jottings for Madras This British writer who has near Goddess status in food writing was an admirer of the Colonel, praising his Culinary Jottings for Madras particularly in her study Spices, Salts and Aromatics in the English Kitchen.

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful. An Oldie but a Goodie. By Capt Michael A. Bowman Kenny Herberts books on culinary matters in the days of the Raj are milestones, many of his recipes Usefull links related to Wyvern: Culinary Jottings for Madras By Wyvern Kenney-Herbert EBOOK.

A Period Piece: Culinary Jottings for Madras I had long heard of this book by Wyvern (real name Col Arthur Robert Kenny-Herbert) and got myself a paperback, facsimile reprint, published by Prospect Books, for the very reasonable price of seven quid in London in Culinary Jottings for Madras was written by WYVERN who was really Colonel Arthur Robert Kenney-Herbert.

He had a military career in India from till his retirement in and this book is an icon of the time and the place. Culinary jottings for Madras: a treatise in thirty chapters on reformed cookery for Anglo-Indian exiles, based upon modern English, & continental principles, with twenty-five menus for little dinners worked out in detail by Kenney-Herbert, A.

(Arthur Robert), culinary jottings for madras Review of Culinary Jottings for Madras - a reformed system of dinner-giving; the menu; the cook and his management; certain kitchen requisites; in the store room; our kitchens in India - "the foulest in our premises"; our vegetables; the savoury omelette; réchauffés ; pastry making; roasting and braising; thirty.

Get this from a library. Culinary jottings for Madras, or, A treatise in thirty chapters on reformed cookery for Anglo-Indian exiles: a facsimile of the [fifth] edition originally published by Higginbotham of Madras.

[Wyvern]. Buy Culinary Jottings for Madras by Wyvern, Leslie Forbes from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Book Edition: Facsimile of ed.

Using the pen name “Wyvern”, he wrote Culinary Jottings For Madras in which he gives instructions to British memsahibs on how to manage their servants, give refined dinners, and make Anglo-Indian curries.

The book was a huge success, and made Wyvern famous in colonial India. Starting with the book Culinary Jottings for Madras written by Col Kenney-Herbert and published inVikram said, “The book, lauded by legendary food writer Elizabeth David teaches you Author: Vishnupriya Viswanathan.

Unless one is reading Culinary Jottings for its recipes, the most interesting aspect of the book is its discussion of domestic help in the late 19th century European household — above all the native cook in Madras — that Kenny- Herbert generically calls 'Ramasamy', the equivalent.

he claims, of 'Martha' in England. He advises the English housewife to not leave the task of dealing with the. Culinary Jottings for Madras: A Treatise in Thirty Chapters on Reformed Cookery for Anglo-Indian Exiles Fourth Edition.

Bound in brown embossed covers that are looking a little worn, with some very small areas of loss (see images).

Gilt-stamped title to spine with chipping at. While he was in India he wrote a best selling cookery book under the pseudonym Wyvern entitled Culinary Jottings For Madras first published in In his introduction Wyvern explains "Our dinners of to-day would indeed astonish our Anglo-Indian forefathers".

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Join the discussion today. He began the session with Culinary Jottings for Madras by Colonel Arthur Kennery-Herbert. The book was published around during his stay in Madras for 33 years from " being a new and revised edition of Culinary jottings for Madras " " Wyvern's Indian cookery book " Save as: AGRIS_AP RIS EndNote(XML) Wyvern's Indian cookery book Written Paper.

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