Better Homes and Gardens Cook Book, 1953: first edition, sixth printing of the De Lux Edition, November 1953, published by the Meredith Publishing Company, Des Moines, Iowa. Tab indexed. This is a cook’s copy. It was heavily used, but all the recipes are here! Price reflects condition.
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