Thirty years of traveling, have provided Stephen and Ethel Longstreet with vast trunkloads of Jewish cooking lore and recipes from around the world!
COLLECTOR'S 1974 first edition vintage hardcover cookbook with original dust jacket - The Joys of Jewish Cooking.
Over 400 authentic Jewish recipes gathered from mercantile princes and village tailors, chefs and rabbis' wives, and fascinating insights into origins of Jewish Cooking. We love the charming black & white illustrations by husband - Stephen Longstreet. Numerous line drawings include many full page plates. WOW!
Written by Stephen and Ethel Longstreet, Publisher: Weathervane Books, New York, Dist: Crown Publishers. Copyright: 1974 first edition, 1978 printing. ISBN 0-517-246783. Not ex-library.
Recipes for meat, fowl, fish, from thirteen nations, including kosher, regional and holiday specialties. Distinctive cuisine with such delights as Kreplach, Meat Borsch and of course everyone's favorite chicken soup!
Social history and special foods that commemorate: The Sabbath Repast, Rosh Hashonah, Yom Kippur, Purim, Succoth, Chanukah, Shavuoth, Passover and the Seder.
Russia, Poland, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Romania and the Balkans, Italy in the Mediterranean, France, England, Israel, Middle East, North Africa, Republic of South Africa, Latin America and United States. Ending their journey, in the U.S., tracing the early immigration of Spanish and Portuguese Sephardic Jews, and the later influx of Germans and Eastern Europeans.
Hardcover, priceclipped dustjacket, red buckram leatherette boards and brilliant gilt spine titles. 360 pages, no writing or tears, 9" x 6". Illustrations MINT. Binding tight. Excellent vintage condition.
Cover near fine/bright/clean/light shelfwear. Pages excellent/bright/clean/light shelfwear includes light page toning-top right corner tiny crease. DJ excellent overall/bright/mostly clean/light shelfwear includes minimal chipping-water stain 1 corner front & back.
Do not pass up this scarce gem, no kitchen should be without it; will make a FABULOUS gift!!