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Boston Cooking-School Cook Book [Revised Second Edition]. by Farmer Fannie Merritt 1857-1915 - First Edition - from OLD WORKING BOOKS & Bindery (Est. 1994) (SKU: OWBBOS116534)

Boston Cooking-School Cook Book [Revised Second Edition].

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Boston Cooking-School Cook Book [Revised Second Edition].

by Farmer Fannie Merritt 1857-1915

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About This Item

Boston: Little, Brown & Co, 1912. Illustrated by 100 half tone illustrations. 1st printing of Revised 2nd edition. c.1896, 1900-05; 1906. Rebound in-house by KTB in honey cloth, gilt stamped spine and new Shepards Machine Age Compatible endpapers. 8vo (19,6cm). pp. xv, 648, [36] Ads. Index. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Binding as new, internally about very good with overall page toning, page repairs pp. 73-80; sporadic small stains. Through her affiliation with the Boston Cooking School and scientific advancements, Miss Farmer made her first revision of the first edition in 1906. This copy is the first printing of the revised 2nd edition..

Synopsis

The Boston Cooking-School Cook Book is quite rare in it's original 1896 printing. The 19th century general reference cookbook which now available both in reprint and in updated form. Fannie Farmer prefaces this book with the following: "It is my wish that it may not only be looked upon as a compilation of tried and tested recipes, but that it may awaken an interest through its condensed scientific knowledge which will lead to deeper thought and broader study of what to eat."

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OLD WORKING BOOKS & Bindery (Est. 1994) US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
OWBBOS116534
Title
Boston Cooking-School Cook Book [Revised Second Edition].
Author
Farmer Fannie Merritt 1857-1915
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Boston: Little, Brown & Co, 1912.
Keywords
Cookery/Trade & Tested
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OLD WORKING BOOKS & Bindery (Est. 1994)

Point of Sale (by phone or fax), Checks, MO, drafts in US Funds. MA residents invoiced 6.25% Sales Tax. We cost (drop) ship world-wide via USPS, but will ship via other specified carriers and by your account number via pick-up service. We ship promptly in professional packaging. In office for questions 5am-3pm EST Mon-Sat @ (508) 867-3434 (calls returned on complete messages including book title or number) or 24/7 secure fax. Notify us of intent to return within 3 days of receipt in original packaging and matching post. On March 31 2018 (9-3) we will be at Flamingo Eventz Boxborough (MA) Paper Town with bindings and cards. Hope to see you there

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