Landour Community Cookbook
Different editions and versions. [Return to Class of 59 or WOSA]
Please email me if you can provide information on
any of the 1930,, 1938, or 1946 editions.

Year   Title   Author   Publisher   Notes
1930   Landour Cook Book   Newton, R. C., Mrs.   Reading Club of Landour Community Center   [Reported to be loose leaf; with identifed copies at the University of Oregon; and UK's Cambridge University: Manuscript hand-list under the Murray T. and Olive G. Titus family papers, Box VI]
1938   Landour Cook Book
[Extracts: Household Pests - Jharans and Keys]
  [Newton, R. C., Mrs.]   The Mussoorie Book Society   [Is this the exact same or different from the 1930 version/edition? Thanks, Weldon, for a xerox copy of this]
1946   Landour Cook Book   Beckdahl, Ruth E. Merian, Mrs., revised   [The Mussoorie Book Society]   Editors revised the manuscript and gave numbers to the recipes
1964   The Landour Book of International Recipes: A revised ediition of the Landour Community Center Cook Book
  Riddle, Kittu Parker, ed. With "Magie" Wilson doing the cover and illustrations   Landour, Mussoorie, U. P. : The Librarian, Reading Club, Landour Community Center. OR Masha'l Printing Press, Kharar, Dist. Ambala, Punjab. 317 p.   Mary .O. Rice began collecting back in 1956. Not really a fourth edition, since by a different generation, daughters or daughters-in-law of the original contributors. Many numbered recipes from old cook book. With variations and suggestions added.
1996   The Landour Book of International Recipes
      [New Delhi:] Tarang Paperbaks, a division of Vikas Publishing House Pvt Ltd, 1996 reprint. 317 p.   [Looks like a real reprint; gives copyright to Reading Club of Landour Communty Centre]

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