8vo., 256 pp., shelfwear, spine tips chipped away, rfe creased and torn , a protective painted cloth "Dj" has been glued to the cover at the foldovers. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: MANUSCRIPT RECEIPT BOOK AND HOUSEHOLD ...
Publisher: Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfing (1870)
Publication Date: 1870
Binding: 1/4 Leather
Illustrator: Black & White Illustrations
Book Condition: G/No Dust Jacket
Edition: 2nd Edition.
Book Description Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger, Philade;phia, 1870. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fair. 238pp. Red cloth, black lettering, gilt decoration, over 60 handwritten recipes. Covers are heavily worn, stained and faded, endpapers are chipped, hinges cracked but holding and binding is tight, last page of text top half torn away. Recipe pages are variously food-stained, but all are virtually legible. Recipes are for soups, fish, meats, vegetables, bread, breakfast and tea cakes, pastries, puddings and desserts. Recipes include clam soup, boeuf à la mode, Philadelphia Scrapple, Delmonico Potatoes, graham muffins, rice croquettes, eggs, and an emphasis on desserts--- cracker pudding, chocolate pudding, lemon pie, mock mince pie, wedding cake, Republican Cake, and more. All recipes are written in ink in the same well formed hand. Well written recipes by an accomplished cook. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 003195
Book Description Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger (1870), Philadelphia, PA, 1870. 1/4 Leather. Book Condition: G/No Dustjacket. Black & White Illustrations (illustrator). 2nd Edition. 8vo., 256 pp., shelfwear, spine tips chipped away, rfe creased and torn , a protective painted cloth "Dj" has been glued to the cover at the foldovers. Bookseller Inventory # BOOKS263612