American Candy Maker.

Philadelphia: by the author/ George H. Buchanan & Co. at the sign of the Ivy Leaf, 1902.

Octavo (18.5 x 14 cm.), 356 pages. Advertisements in preliminaries and at rear. FIRST EDITION. A detailed recipe book for a wide variety of classic American candies. The preface includes two interesting addresses: one to the workmen, encouraging them to cooperate with their bosses and not sulk if denied a requested wage hike, another to the boss, encouraging less yelling and cleaner, better lit workrooms. With advertisements for a variety of suppliers of confectioners' ingredients and equipment. In blind and gilt-stamped burgundy cloth; bit of rubbing to extremities Ownership inscription to first advertisement. Near fine. With the bookplate of the Carl Sontheimer Foundation. OCLC locates ten copies; not in Bitting or Cagle].

Price: $200.00

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