New York Entertains, Junior League of the City of New York, 1974: Cookbook by the members of the Junior League, with illustrations by Patricia Whitman. Published in 1974 by Doubleday & Company, Garden City, New York. Hard cover without dust jacket. 380 pages. Cookbook is in nearly mint condition. Cover has a very small amount of shelf wear. Pages are in as-if-new condition. Binding is perfect.
This is a menu-driven cookbook, with menus arranged by season and chosen for various types of entertaining for occasions. For example, spring menus include a St. Patrick’s Day Party for 8, a Morning-after Brunch for 12, an Easter Luncheon for 6, and a Derby Day Luncheon for 16. In the winter section, there is an Extended Christmas Eve Buffet, a Gala Christmas Dinner for *, and a Bowl Brunch for 8.