Item #3429 Larkin Housewives' Cook Book; Good Things to Eat and How to Prepare Them. Larkin Co.
Larkin Housewives' Cook Book; Good Things to Eat and How to Prepare Them
Larkin Housewives' Cook Book; Good Things to Eat and How to Prepare Them

Larkin Housewives' Cook Book; Good Things to Eat and How to Prepare Them

Buffalo: Larkin Co., 1915. Hardcover. 139 pages. 20.5 x 14 cm. Five hundred and forty-eight recipes, of which four hundred and eighty are prize recipes selected from more than three thousand submitted by practical housekeepers in the Larkin Recipe Contests. Compiled especially for customers and friends of the Larkin Co. by the Larkin Kitchen. Filled with attributed recipes in the Narrative form: reads like an essay; explaining the ingredients, with amounts and preparation in the text. Larkin Company, also known as the the Larkin Soap Company, was founded in 1875 in Buffalo, NY by John D. Larkin. Larkin Products were sold through a catalog using the Merchandise-Bonus framework; a very popular and tremendously successful business model during the turn of the century. Illustrated throughout. Interior lightly foxed with some pencil marks. Boards heavily rubbed at corners and spine. Red illustrated cloth covered boards. Good. Item #3429

Price: $40.00

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