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Practical Cook Book, Mrs. Bliss, 1885
Antique Recipes

Lady Cake and Lady Fingers from Practical Cook Book, Mrs. Bliss, 1885

Lady Cake and Lady Fingers from Practical Cook Book, Mrs. Bliss, 1885:

Lady Cake and Lady Fingers from Practical Cook Book, Mrs. Bliss, 1885

Lady Cake and Lady Fingers from Practical Cook Book, Mrs. Bliss, 1885

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Practical Cook Book by Mrs. Bliss, 1885: Rest of the title and subtitle says, “Containing Upwards of One Thousand Receipts: Consisting of Directions for Selecting, Preparing and Cooking All Kinds of Meats, Fish, Poultry and Game, Soups, Broths, Vegetables, and Salads. Also, for Making All Kinds of Plain and Fancy Breads, Pastries, Puddings, Cakes, Creams, Ices, Jellies, Preserves, Marmalades, Etc., Etc., Etc., Together with Various Miscellaneous Receipts, and Numerous Preparations for Invalids.”

Written by Mrs. Bliss and published in 1885 by David McKay, Philadelphia. Hard cover with 303 pages. This cookbook is in excellent antique condition. Linen-covered boards with embossed title and author’s name. Binding is loose, but all the stitching is holding. Front hinge is intact. Back hinge has split, and it was mended with clear librarian’s tape. A few pages have light smudges. The majority of the pages are clean and clear.