THE AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE. COOK BOOK. Miss T. S. Shute.
THE AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE. COOK BOOK.
THE AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE. COOK BOOK.
THE AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE. COOK BOOK.

THE AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE. COOK BOOK.

Philadelphia, [PA]: George T. Lewis and Menzies Company, 1877. First edition. 12mo. 212 pp. Original brown cloth, with gilt stamping on spine and front boards, faded with a couple of stains on rear joint. Well used, with many notes in pencil & ink on interspersed blanks. A sound, complete copy. Not in Brown and Brown, Culinary Americana or Bitting. Three editions were published, of which this is the first. OCLC: Nat. Hist Mus. LA Co., Huntington, Univ. of Denver, Winterthur Mus., Michigan State Univ. Recipes for breads, and economical dishes for breakfast, and a number of recipes for cakes, puddings, dessert dishers, ice creams, pastry, jellies, sauces. Other chapters include meat, poultry, vegetables plus chapters on food for the sick and infants. As usual most, but not all of the additional manuscript recipes are desserts. Item #63892

Price: $225.00

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