Choice Recipes, by the members of the Fruit and Flower Mission.

Seattle, Washington: Lowman & Hanford Company, Publishers, 1930.

Octavo (23.5 x 16 cm.), 411, [4] pages. Detailed index. Blanks at rear for "Additional Recipes". Cover title: Fruit and flower mission cook book. Second Edition; originally published in 1924. A community cookbook, with recipes attributed, of the Seattle Fruit and Flower Mission, "an organization of women, all volunteers, which gives dietary aid to those who are ill or undernourished, irrespective of race or creed" (Foreword). Text block age-toned but not brittle. In publisher's silver textured cloth, titled and decorated in black, orange, and blue. Very good. Ownership inscription, "Joan Whalen, Walton, Apr. 1937" to free endpaper. [OCLC locates twenty-one copies; Brown 4330 (1924 edition)].

Price: $90.00

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