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Title:
The American Book of Cookery [Cover title: New American Book of Cookery, and the Housekeeper’s Assistant]
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 006502

Author: Skinner, H. B. M.D.
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: H. R. Skinner, Publisher
Place: Boston
Year: 1851
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Poor
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Softcover
Size: 16mo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 16mo. Complete title: The American Book of Cookery: Containing More Than 500 Receipts in Every Variety of Cookery, Never before Published. Together with a Family Cleanser and Dyer; Being a Complete Treatise on the Art of Cleaning and Dying Clothing and Goods of Every Description; Adapted to the Use of Families. Also, a New Theory and Practice of Family Medicine, Never before Offered to the Public, the Receipts of Which Cost More Than $500; and the New Mode of Washing, with Receipts for Making the Popular Washing Fluids Now in Use, and Sold at a High Price. Illustrated paper wraps, 110 pages, Table of Contents is at the end of the book and is organized into four parts, Part I recipes; Part II family cleanser and dyer; Part III family medicine; Part IV new theory of washing. Wraps were detached, but have been repaired with archival tape, wraps are soiled and chipped, piece missing on back cover, corners creased, interior pages are foxed, corners are creased; there is no writing or marks. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 3 oz. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Books; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 006502.