1886 Antique Philadelphia Cookbook

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: Tias
  • Sold Date: Mar 15, 2003
  • Channel: Auction House
1886 Antique Philadelphia Cookbook - 7.75 x 5.5", 581 page cook book, written by Mrs. S.T. Rorer, Principal of Philadelphia cooking school; published by George H. Buchanan & Company, Philadelphia. Frontispiece is portrait of the author. This historical antique cookbook is a classic Americana. This example shows some slight wear to textured brown cover, which appears to be leather. A few minor smudges are present on the pages here and there. A few pages have bends at the upper corner. This book is clean and intact and in very good condition.