The Virginia Housewife: or, a methodical cook. Randolph Mrs. Mary.
The Virginia Housewife: or, a methodical cook.

The Virginia Housewife: or, a methodical cook.

Philadelphia: E.H. Butler & Co. 1851.

Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Near Fine Condition. Item #CAT000011
ISBN: NoISBN

Later edition, modern quarter black calf over marbled boards. Gilt lettering on spine. Interior occasionally toned but overall clean and unmarked. 180pp plus 10 pages of advertisements (browned), Lowenstein 531, Bitting 388.

Later edition of one of the most influential American cook books - an intriguing mix of traditional American, Southern and World recipes. East Indian Curry, Gaspacho, Ropa Veija (sic), Oyster catsup and West Indian Gumbo speak to its reach. Size: 8vo. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Cooking, Wine & Dining. Inventory No: CAT000011.

Price: $300.00

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