Famous Recipes by Famous People. Illustrated by Paul Whitman.

Del Monte, CA: Hotel Del Monte, 1936.

Square octavo, 43 pages, on cream and green laid papers. FIRST EDITION, first printing of this entertaining compilation, with surprising entries by a host of luminaries and Whitman's full-page cartoons. Issued four years later by Sunset Magazine in a different format and with a different illustrator. A compilation of celebrity recipes, with the recipes attributed to the famous including: Gertrude Stein, John Steinbeck, Walt Disney, J. Edgar Hoover, Rube Goldberg, and many others. A near fine copy, in publisher's illustrated wrappers, with light edgewear and a bit of spotting to rear wrapper panel.

Price: $350.00