(Handwritten Book of Recipes) My Recipes, and Those of My Friends.
No author. NY: Frederick A. Stokes, 1904. However, inscription, handwriting and use is ca. 1911 through the 1930's. 8vo. 320pp., several Shakespearean quotes at chapter headings, table of contents provided, user fills in the rest. Yellow & green illustrated buckram, like decorated spine. Covers worn, sm corner tear to ffe, else generally Poor to Fair condition. Well-loved and well-used book of approximately 36 family recipes, done in a fine cursive hand, with several old magazine cutouts tipped-in or laid in. Many for are for chutney, pickle relish, cakes & puddings. Inscription on front pasted down reads "To my darling Wifey! January 17th, 1911 With best wishes in all cooking receipts."