Lot 163 of 455:
Manuscript Mexican Cookbook c.1920  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$300
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Manuscript cookbook in Spanish, with numerous recipes

Author:

Place:
Mexico

Publisher:

Date:
c.1920?

Description:

44 pp. handwritten in ink. 21.5x16.5 cm (8½x6½"). stiff wrappers with cloth spine.

Recipes from Mexico including duraznos en aguardiente (peaches iin brandy); masa del hojaldre (puff pastry); pan de mantequilla (butter bread); pescada en escabeche (pickled fish); pastel de picadillo (hash pie); sopa de calbazita verde (green calbazia soup); and many more. Laid in is a postcard from a Concepcion Romero to her friend Lupita, dated 1928.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Wrappers worn, spine strip coming loose; very good internally.


 
Item number:
302972
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