Lot 16 of 373:
Yankee Cook-Book, 1870  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$228
$300 - $500

The Yankee Cook-Book: A New System of Cookery


New York

Dick & Fitzgerald



126 + [38] ad pp. Illus. with wood engravings of carving instructions for meat and fish. Original cloth-backed pictorial boards.

Anonymously written with American instructions for carving, shell-fish preparation, meats, eggs, puddings, etc. WorldCat lists only 4 copies in libraries.

Lot Amendments

Chipping to spine ends; internal hinges cracked, front & rear endpapers detached and front one is only partial due to the fragility of the ad pages, however description belies the fact this is actually very good and bright.

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