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(Cakes) Baker, W.C. Mastercraft in Cakes and Decorating: Decorating Designs and Instructions, Recipes and Methods of Handling.

Illus. throughout with images, incl. color plates, of elaborate cake decorations. 10x7". pictorial tan cloth. First Edition. Chicago: Bakers' Helper, 1925.

Fancy and very American desserts, several incorporating the American flag or red, white & blue bunting, and even the White House, for occasions such as wedding cakes for a public affair, a Rotary cake, "The Poinsetta City - A Christmas Display Piece" for the town of Ventura, a Phonograph cake, a music pavilion a la John Philip Sousa, etc. A few pages and plates neatly detached, general shelf wear and soiling, else good. 

 




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