Providence, R.I. Published by the Rumford Chemical Works, 1908.
Octavo (19 x 13 cm.) [xvii], 236,  pages. Publisher's advertisements. Table of Contents. FIRST EDITION. A promotional cookbook from Rumford Chemical, maker of Rumford "the Wholesome" Baking Powder issued at the height of the baking powder wars, and in wake of the Pure Food and Drug Act of 1906. The Rumford Complete Cook Book follows the much smaller Rumford Cook Book, written by Fannie Farmer. Lily Haxworth Wallace. Some light age toning, and spotting to the edges of text block. In publisher's red-titled gray green cloth. Slightest rubbing to cloth; one small stain to front board, otherwise near fine.