American Cookery Books, 1742-1860. Revised and enlarged by Eleanor Lowenstein.

Worcester/New York: American Antiquarian Society/Corner Book Shop, 1954.

Octavo, 136 pages. Second edition, revised and enlarged by Eleanor Lowenstein; limited, number 331 of 500. The important gastronomic bibliography on early American cookery books. This is the first edition in which Lowenstein's revisions appear, she adds about 250 new titles and editions. Red boards with titles stamped in gold on spine, fine condition. Red top edge, text in very crisp, clean condition less minor staining to endpaper. Bookplate of Laurence and Mona Dean and bookseller's ticket of Lowenstein's Corner Book Shop on front paste down.

Price: $75.00