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200 years of Charleston Cooking, 1930, 1934
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200 Years of Charleston Cooking: Oyster Stew

200 Years Charleston Cooking: Oyster Stew.  200 Years of Charleston Cooking was published in 1930. By Blanche Rhett, Lettie Gay, and Helen Woodward. Here's one great recipe from that historic antique cookbook, a recipe originally from 1790, but revised several times. Yes, we have a…
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Just Cocktails 1939

Just Cocktails 1939:  Just Cocktails was compiled and edited by W. C. Whitfield, decorated by Tad Shell, and published by Three Mountaineers, Inc., Asheville, N.C. 1939. The first edition of this cookbook was published with this title. Later editions of this book were titled Here’s…
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Mrs. Lincoln’s Boston Cook Book, 1884, 1893

Mrs. Lincoln's Boston Cook Book, 1884, 1893: First edition, 1893 printing of one of the most famous antique cookbooks of the United States, Mrs. Lincoln's Boston Cook Book, published in 1884 by Roberts Brothers, Boston. Probably the most famous American cookbook. Mrs. Lincoln's copyright was…
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Williamsburg Art of Cookery: Antique Recipe

WmsBurg Art of Cookery is on the spine of this antique cookbook.  Actually, the full title is "The Williamsburg Art of Cookery, or, Accomplish'd Gentlewoman's Companion: Being a Collection of Upwards of Five Hundred of the Most Ancient and Approv'd Recipes in Virginia." It is…
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Mrs Lincoln's Boston Cook Book, 1884, 1891
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Mrs. Lincoln’s Boston Cook Book, 1883, 1884

Mrs. Lincoln’s Boston Cook Book, 1883:  Mrs. Lincoln's copyright for her cookbook was issued in 1883.  The cookbook was actually published in 1884.  Of course, the book was used as the text for the famous Boston Cooking School, founded in 1879 by the Woman's Educational…
Wise Encyclopedia of Cookery, 1949, First Edition, First Printing. Thumb Indexed.
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Russian Easter Bread Wise Encyclopedia

Russian Easter Bread Wise Encyclopedia:  The Wise Encyclopedia of Cookery was published in 1949 by the Wm. H. Wise & Co., Inc., New York.  In encyclopedic fashion, it covers everything from "A La Mode" to "Zythum."  1286 pages, plus detailed index.  Here's just one great…