Lily Wallace New American Cook Book, 1941, 1942: Copyrighted first edition was published in 1941. This copy is from the 1942 printing. This as a cook’s copy. The outside has a great deal of shelf wear, and the spine cover has been reinforced with clear librarian’s tape. The hinges have been mended with librarian’s tape, too. One page of the index has pulled loose from the binding. The good news is that the pages are completely clean, as if the cookbook was never used. Clay coated pages. 931 pages. Pages universally tanned at the edges. Great illustrations. Thumb indexed.
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