The White House Cook Book: A Comprehensive Cyclopedia of Information for the Home Containing Cooking, Toilet and Household Recipes, Menus, Dinner-Giving, Table Etiquette, Care of the Sick, Health Suggestions, Facts Worth Knowing, Etc.

New York: The Saalfield Publishing Co., 1899. New and enlarged edition. Hardcover. 590pp. Quarto [25 cm] in white painted cloth with black decorations, all edges marbled in black with hints of red. Soiling and wear to boards, dark cloth visible beneath painted surface at joints and spine tips; soiling and some ink stains to textblock fore-edge, hinges weak (but holding), contemporary ink name on front flyleaf; occasional light soiling throughout text, colored pencil note to one plate, large stain from cocoa powder to one page, a few tears to page edges. Very good. Item #51872

Front flyleaf inscribed: "Susie Q. Quealy, Rock Springs, Wyoming". Susan Jane Quealy Quealy's husband Patrick J. Quealy (who coincidentally had the same last name as her father) was the founder of Kemmerer, Wyoming and was involved in numerous business concerns, including the Rock Springs Coal Company.

Includes recipes for Green Turtle Soup, Asparagus with Eggs, Scalloped Lobster, Frogs Stewed, Stuffed Egg-Plant, Continental Hotel Waffles, Apricot Meringue Pie, and much more.

Price: $100.00

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