The Gun Club Cook Book; or a Culinary Code for Appreciative Epicures. Charles Browne.
The Gun Club Cook Book; or a Culinary Code for Appreciative Epicures
The Gun Club Cook Book; or a Culinary Code for Appreciative Epicures

The Gun Club Cook Book; or a Culinary Code for Appreciative Epicures

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. Hotline, Leonard. First Edition. Hardcover. [vii-xvii] 291 [8] pages. 21 x 15 cm. Owner's signature on front free end paper: "Lucy G. Allen, New York, Jan. 26, 1933." Born out of Dinners given after an outing of Skeet shooting (clay pigeons), The Gun Club Cook Book was named for the Nassau Gun Club in Princeton, New Jersey. The author seems to have been big on clubs as listed in The Prominent Families of New Jersey, Browne was a member of 16 clubs. Includes menus, recipes, and cocktails. Light water damage to tail end of spine, front and rear boards, and first and last couple of pages. Otherwise clean. Green illustrated boards. Good. Item #2036

Price: $500.00

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