Meta Given’s Modern Encyclopedia Cooking, 1947, 1953. Complete in One Volume.



Meta Given’s Modern Encyclopedia Cooking: Meta Given’s Modern Encyclopedia of Cooking, in one volume. Originally published in 1947, this copy is from a later printing.  Published by J.G. Ferguson Publishing Company, Chicago. Hard cover. 1699 pages. (You can see why they eventually divided it up into two volumes.) This copy is in excellent vintage condition. Cover is in good condition, with just a bit of shelf wear at the edges.  Nearly every page is perfect.  The hinges are good and the binding is sound.  A classic cookbook with practical chapters on topics like “Buying Staples” and comparisons between eggs and apples. Price reflects condition.

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Dimensions 68.00 in


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