COLLECTOR'S 1948 vintage first edition advertising cookbook with gorgeous lithograph illustrations - Davis Gelantine 'Davis Dainty Dishes'.
Introduction: In the story of foods, Davis Gelantine holds a unique place, known in homes of the chief countries of the British Empire and many lands beyond. Sought for its usefulness, food value and high protein content. No edible product could be manufactured under more exacting or desirable conditions, and no expense is spared to make Davis Gelatine so pure that it is unchallenged by the most stringent Pure Food Laws.
Terrific aerial view picture of Davis Gelatine factory at Botany Bay, Sydney Australia. Titled: "The Largest Gelatine Factory in the World". Publisher: Davis Gelatine Organization, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, England, Copyright, 1922, 1937, 1948 revised first edition, 1949 printing.
Many brilliant lithograph illustrations; you have to see these stunning art prints. Several full page color plates and photographs. Photos do not fully capture exact color hues and exquisite detail; wait until you see. WOW!
CONTENTS: Desserts, souffles, fish, jelly, confections, party dishes, ice creams, cakes, salads, meat dishes, relishes and appetizers, jellied cocktails, fillings for tarts and pies, ice puddings, savories, suggestions for childrens desserts, using left-overs, water ices, aspics, gelatine, invalid cookery.
Over 100 terrific recipes with holiday treats: Pavlova, Carrington Mould, Strawberry Lemon Cake, Gateau, Apricot Soufflé, Charlotte Russe, Wine Jelly, Asparagus Tip Salad, Viennese Salad, Russian Carmel, Jack-O'Lanterns - Halloween treats, Coffee Souffle, Christmas Plum Pudding, Snowflake Cream, Moonshine Biffs, Salmon in Jelly, Mayflower Mould, Fondant, Chocolate Fudge, Molded Ham in Gelatine w/ Pineapple Rings & Cherries etc.
Softcover stapled booklet, beautiful color illustrated cover, 68 VIBRANT glossy pages, 7" x 5". Binding tight. Excellent vintage condition. Pages near fine/bright/crisp/clean/minimal shelfwear. Cover very good++/bright/clean/light shelfwear-few light spots-rubbing-light bumped corners-edgewear/fep light center thin water stain.
Do not pass up this advertising collector's gem; will make a FABULOUS gift!!
1948 'Davis Dainty Dishes' Cookbook, RARE First Edition, Lithograph Illustrations, Advertising, Davis Gelatine Factory, Botany Bay, Sydney Australia, Entertaining, Holiday, Desserts, Cocktails, Out-of-Print