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Irwin, May. May Irwin's Home Cooking.

Illus. with drawings by Francis Brook Farley, and with frontis. portrait of Irwin. Blue-green cloth, pictorial cover label. First Edition. NY: Frederick A. Stokes, [1904].

Wonderful early 20th c. American recipes throughout, like St. Lawrence River fish chowder, Philadelphia fried oysters, Rectors' Minced Clams on toast, Virginia ham a la Johns, California plum pudding, California waffles, etc. Humorous inscription from 1938 to front free endpaper. Binding slightly shaken, with rubbing to extremities; occasional pencil marks to margins, else very good. 




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