America’s Cook Book, New York Herald Tribune, 1938, 1945 Revised Edition, First Printing: America’s Cook Book, New York Herald Tribune, 1938, 1945. Compiled by the Home Institute of the New York Herald Tribune. First published in 1938 by Charles Scribner’s Sons. This copy is from the 1945 revised edition with a lengthy Wartime Supplement. A comprehensive cookbook, composed by compiling and publishing recipes contributed by its readers, the New York Herald Tribune provided one of the finest sources of ethnic recipes you could possibly find. For example, there are about ten different dumpling recipes, each having its origin in a different part of the world. (See Vintage Cookbook’s recipe blog for two of those dumpling recipes, here: https://vintagecookbook.com/recipes/.)
No dust jacket, but the book itself is in immaculate, as-if-new condition. Hard cover, with linen-covered boards, this cookbook has 1032 pages. The cover of this book is mint. Binding is sound. Hinges are perfect. Pages are all clean and clear. Absolutely gift quality!
VintageCookbook.com’s recipe file is here: VintageCookbook.com.