Lot 57 of 373:
1883 Chicago Community Cookbook  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Our Daily Bread; or, Common Sense Cook Book
Author:
Ladies' Aid Society of the Second Universalist Church
Place:
Chicago
Publisher:
Jameson & Morse
Date:
1883
Description:

99 pp. Original cloth-backed printed pink wrappers. First Edition.

An early Chicago community cookbook, with cost-conscious recipes for fricasseed tripe, sweetbreads served with peas, apple pot pie, Yankee pan dowdy, pickled oysters, spiced gooseberries, mock turtle soup, and "a cure for whiskey drinkers." Cook p.58.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Mild soiling to wrappers, chipping to spine ends, tiny pieces lacking from front corners, else very good.
 
Item number:
302267
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