New York: Rand McNally, 1914.
First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition. Item #CAT000286
Publisher's burgundy cloth with laid down illustration. Light rubbing to boards, unmarked internally. Lucy Grace Allen's copy with her signature dated 1916 to front pastedown. 120pp. Bitting 50.
The authors were half British half Chinese sisters. Winnifred made a career out of passing for Japanese, writing a series of popular romance novels under here Japanese sounding but not Japanese pseudonym. This is the first American cookbook to prominently feature Japanese recipes and one of the earliest to feature Chinese. Lucy Grave Allen's copy, dated the year after she co-founded the Boston School of Cookery and became the first director. A really nice American cookery association. Size: 12mo . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: CAT000286.