New York: The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co.. Very Good+. 1933. First Edition. Hardcover. 110 pages; Clean and tight in original pictorial boards, lavender endpapers with images of chefs and waiters. Delicious recipes presented with delightful text and illustrations. "Recipes assembled with Great Diligence and Faithfully described herein by George Ractor whose Renown as an Epicure extends even to Foreign Lands, including the Magnificent Formula for his Celebrated Onion Soup. Illuminated with many Merry Tales, Pictures, etc. and Painstakingly edited by an Authority of Note." Handy card laid-in with "Helpful Information for Cooks" printed in white on lavender background matching the endpapers. Measurements, cooking temperatures, and cooking techniques briefly described. Some of the recipes include: Oeufs Poches a la Provencale; Ragout de Lapin; Baked Bluefish Creole; Molded Salmon Salad; Rum Tum Ditty; Squab en Casserole; Oyster Pie; Turkish Lamb Cakes; Lemon Meringue Pie; etc. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. . (Inventory #: 38375)
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