A Collection of Fifty Choice Receipts for making ice cream, water ices, etc.: together with description and directions for operating the celebrated "Peerless Iceland freezer," also directions for freezing cream.

[Cincinnati, Ohio: Dana & Co. [1894?].

Stapled booklet (12.5 x 8.5 cm.), [2], 3-15, [1] pages. Illustrated. Cover title: Fifty Ices. FIRST EDITION. A trade catalogue and product cookbook for the Peerless Iceland Freezer, manufactured by Dana & Co, (later the Peerless Freezer Co.), as well as the Peerless Ice Chipper, which is illustrated on the inside front wrapper. The recipes include Ice Creams, Puddings, Frozen Fruits, and Water Ices & Sherbets. The final page and the rear interior wrapper panel contain a price list and illustration of replacement parts for the ice cream maker. In 1914, Dana & Company was sold to the Alaska Freezer Company of Winchendon, Mass., in July of 1914, and the new entity was renamed Peerless Freezer Company (see Wooden and Willow Ware Trade Review, Vol. XVL, no. 10). Staples a bit rusted; some light soiling to printed pale yellow wrappers. Near very good. Scarce. [OCLC locates one copy with this pagination and credit to Dana & Co. (and a second, unpaginated copy, credited to Peerless Freezer Company (and therefore post-1914].

Price: $90.00