New Receipts for Cooking. By Miss Leslie. (1854)

New Receipts for Cooking. Comprising all the New and Approved Methods for Preparing all kinds of soups, fish, oysters, terrapins, turtle, vegetables, meats, poultry, games, sauces, pickles, sweetmeats, cakes, confectionery, puddings, corn-meal, pies, rice, etc. By Miss [Eliza] Leslie. Phila: T. B. Peterson & Bros., 1854. 8vo. 520pp., index, plus 8pp. of ads at rear. Also contains information about homemade cordials, vinegars, perfume, tooth powder, with 9pp. of advice and tips for crossing the Atlantic. Dark brown decorated cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Corners slightly rubbed, pages slightly embrowned, else a tight, clean copy. Collectible.