HOUSEKEEPING IN THE BLUE GRASS. A NEW AND PRACTICAL COOK BOOK: Containing Nearly a Thousand Recipes, Many of Them New, and All of Them Tried and Known to Be Valuable; Such as Have Been Used by the Best Housekeepers of Kentucky and Other States . . .
by (Ladies of the Presbyterian Church, Paris, KY)
Cincinnati: Geo. E. Stevens & Co., 1876. "Fifth Thousand". Hardcover. Some rubbing to edges of covers, a couple inoffensive stains in text, but near very good. xv, 188 pp.; octavo, reddish brown cloth with title in gilt on front and black on spine; pages 170-188 and pastedown endpapers contain printed advertisements for businesses in Paris, Kentucky and Cincinnati, Ohio; 3 sections of blank ruled paper bound in with a few manuscript recipes added thereto.
Originally published in 1875, this is apparently the third printing/edition. Bitting p. 564; Brown & Brown 1108, 1109, 1116 (earlier and later editions). Scarce. (Inventory #: 21472)
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