West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company, 1963.
First Thus. Hardcover. Or the art of dressing viands, fish, poultry & vegetables and the best modes of making pastes, puffs, pies, tarts, puddings, custards & preserves and all kinds of cakes from the imperial plumb to plain cake adapted to this country & all grades of life. A beautiful, Bradbury Thompson designed edition of the very first American cookbook (originally published in 1796). Previous owner's small monogram embossed on front free endpaper. Otherwise, clean and unmarked. Housed in a very good slipcase with slight age darkening. Fine. Item #1099