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…
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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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Floating Island from Palmer House Cook Book

Floating Island from Palmer House Cook Book: Talk about glamorous calories! Of course we have the cookbook. In fact, we have two copies. See it here: Palmer House Cook Book, by Ernest E. Amiet. Stated first John Willy edition, published in 1940 by John Willy,…
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Hotel St. Francis Cook Book, 1919

Hotel St. Francis Cook Book, 1919: Some hotel cookbooks, or restaurant cookbooks, or chefs' cookbooks, grow long on the author's memoirs, yet are short on recipes. Not this one! From page one through page 400, all are packed with recipes and menus. There's not a…
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Jolly Times Cook Book Vegetable Jumble

Jolly Times Cook Book Vegetable Jumble:  Jolly Times Cook Book: Simple Recipes for Young Beginners, by Marjorie Noble Osborn, with wonderful illustrations by Clarence Biers.  Jolly Times was published in 1934.  The fictional little girls who are learning to cook in this book are ten…