The New York Receipt Book. Adapted from the Fifth Avenue Hotel, New York.

[New York]: Castoria, Centaur Liniment, Dr. Wei De Meyer, [1883].

Duedecimo (15.25 x 10 cm.), 32 pages. Advertisements. Various small illustrations throughout. Product cookbook promoting Centaur's Castoria and Dr. Wei de Meyer's Catarrh Cure, with recipes "adapted from the Fifth Avenue Hotel, New York". With testimonials, including one from P.T. Barnum. Some light spotting within. In red- and black-illustrated wrappers depicting "The Diver" with a small cord for hanging. Tiny split at foot of spine, otherwise fine, and scarce thus. [OCLC locates six copies].

Price: $120.00