New York, Chicago: Price Flavoring Extract Company, [circa 1890s].
Stapled booklet in wrappers (18 x 13 cm.), 52 pages. Illustrations, including four plates in color. Index. Early edition (a later, 1904 printing is labeled "34th edition"). A promotional cookbook, emphasizing the purity and goodness of the flavoring extracts produced by the Price Flavoring Extract Company. Includes testimonials, from Christine Terhune Herrick, Mrs. S.T. Rorer, Marion McBride, and others. The illustrations, unusually printed in color, depict the sourcing of a few ingredients of the Price flavors, including lemons from Sicily and vanilla from Mexico. ~ This copy with the wrapper stamp "Compliments of Snow Bros., Grocers... Dedham, Mass." Pinhole through the booklet for a loop of thread (present) on which to hang the booklet. Engraved title and decorations to front panel of textured, tan wrapper. Some light soiling throughout; wrappers rubbed; otherwise near very good. [OCLC records four copies with this exact title and title pagination].