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American Woman's Cook Book

Author: Ruth Berolzheimer, (editor)
ISBN #: 
Price: $20.00
Publisher: Culinary Arts Institute
Publisher Location: Chicago
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: no jacket
Edition: Revised Edition
Pub Date: 1960
Shelf wear to tips, corners and edges of book, no jacket. First printing, no others noted. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. The Culinary Arts Institute can be traced back to an 1860's New York fashion magazine called the Delineator, through which the Butterick Co. sold their sewing patterns. Leonard Davidow, a cook book publisher, purchased the rights to the Delineator's cooking material. He formed the CAI to publish these recipes in cook books and other formats. Ruth Berolzheimer, the second female science graduate of the University of Chicago was hired as editor. Most items ship with free delivery confirmation, electronic tracking and jacket protectors (generally over $10.00) if applicable. Clean recycled packing material will be used when possible.