COLLECTOR'S 1936 vintage hardcover cookbook with hard-to-find illustrations - Ruth Wakefield's Toll House Tried and True Recipes.
Luscious concoctions for which the Toll House Inn is renowned and culinary lore the Wakefield's have gleaned in their travel and pass along to you.
President John Kennedy was a frequent visitor before he took office, and many other well known dignitaries and movie stars of the time.
Many cherished New England regional specialties and family sized recipes that have stood the test of time, and original Nestle chocolate chip cookie recipe.
Originally it was the `Toll House Chocolate Crunch Cooky', now known as Nestle Toll House cookie; was accidentally developed by Ruth Wakefield in early 1930's.
Publisher: M. Barrows & Company, New York, Copyright, Ruth Graves Wakefield, 1936,1937,1940,1945, 21st printing. Research indicates 1936 edition, 1945 printing.
Wonderful illustrations with full page color and black & white plates. Eleven full page plates, and charming small black & white drawings including:
*Color Frontispiece featuring a new England Thanksgiving Dinner.
*New England historical landmark - Toll House Inn, Wakefield, Mass.
*In the Living Room before Christmas Dinner, Bridge Luncheon,
*Ruth Wakefield, Spring Luncheon Table, Dreams of Lobster Come True,
*A Buffet of Desserts and delicious Toll House Onion Soup,
Superlatively good salads, hot breads, melt in your mouth fudge, nut cakes, pies, cookies, meat & fish. YUMMY!!
Afternoon Tea, Table Setting & Service, Beverage,
Suggestions Menu Planning, Desserts, Jams & Jellies,
Sugar Temperatures, Candies, Quantity Cooking, Oven Meals,
Successful Canning, Table of Equivalents & more.
Home Helpful Hints, Heat Control Ovens, Time Tables,
Care of Range, Refrigeration, Purchasing Guides,
Laundering Problems, Stain Removal and First Aid Hints.
Hardcover, red cloth boards & black titles, 8" x 6", 275pp. Color illustrations MINT. Binding tight. Excellent vintage condition.
Cover excellent/bright/clean overall-light shelfwear. Pages excellent/bright/clean/light wear-light yellowing-occasional small spot-smudge.
Bfep age toning, back light wear-some spotting. Cover blur just photograph; sharp color and titles.
No kitchen should be without this historical gem; will make a FABULOUS gift!!
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