Lot 78 of 382:
Manuscript Mexican Cookbook c.1920s  

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

Manuscript cookbook, in Spanish, from Mexico






Approx. 190 pages. In pencil (with a few pages in ink) on lined paper in a notebook. 22x17 cm (8¾x6¾"), half cloth & boards.

Recipes include: Chayotes rellenos, gasnates, pastel americano, ariquipa de nuez, creadillas, nopales en mole, chiles fingidos, pulque de naranja, chicharrones, chiles del tiempo,  chiles en aguacates, pollo en guisado de pulque, torta de plaza,  helado de chabacano, criadillas, tamales de arroz, lengua en alcaparra, etc. etc. The notebook starts from either end, meeting at the middle, perhaps in different hands though the writing is similar.

Lot Amendments

Covers rubbed, worn, spine perished, contents shaken; at least one leaf torn out; good to very good.

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