pictorial cloth binding, binding tight and square, small spots on front panel and rubbed edges on back panel, end papers illustrated, text clean and unmarked, 12 full page b/w illustrations and 12 decorated chapter titles, all fine condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Cooking Without Mother's Help : a Story Cook...
Publisher: The Nourse Company
Publication Date: 1920
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description The Nourse Company, NY, 1920. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. No Jacket. (USA) No markings, there are a couple of brown cooking spots (the largest about the size of a quarter coin), to the first ten leaves diminishing in size until it disappears on page 10, some light rubbing to cover edges and corner tips, some discolorations to the edge of frotn cover and edge of spine, tiny hole to the spine edge near the foot of spine, Fair copy; no dust jacket. 16.5 x 12cm, dark red cloth with illustration of young girl holding a try of cookies, illustrated end papers, 103pp, where pages 97 to 103 are lined for recipes. There are 12 chapters starting each starting with a story involving Alice (the young girl) and her mother, followed by a recipe which is explained in detailed within the story. Chapter II is Corn Bread and Chapter XII is Sponge cake. Judson was an author who wrote over 70 books for children before she died in 1960. (1.33 JM HOQ 103/4 behind Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 67822