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Old cookbooks - from the turn of the Century or before

Discussion in 'Back to Basics' started by DKR, Jun 15, 2018.


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    DKR Raconteur of the first stripe

    Old school cooking. Free in multiple formats (MOBI, HTML, etc)

    Cookery Blue Book
    PREPARED BY THE
    Society for Christian Work OF THE
    FIRST UNITARIAN CHURCH, SAN FRANCISCO, CAL.
    dated 1891.
    The Project Gutenberg eBook of The Cookery Blue Book, by Society for Christian Work of the First Unitarian Church, San Francisco, California


    Title: Cookery for Little Girls
    Author: Olive Hyde Foster
    dated 1910
    very simple recipes - aimed at children.
    The Project Gutenberg eBook of Cookery for Little Girls, by Olive Hyde Foster.


    Title: The Cooking Manual of Practical Directions for Economical Every-Day Cookery
    Author: Juliet Corson (from a cooking school)
    Dated 1877
    The Project Gutenberg eBook of The Cooking Manual of Practical Directions for Economical Every-Day Cookery. by Juliet Corson.


    Title: The Cook's Decameron: A Study in Taste:
    Containing Over Two Hundred Recipes For Italian Dishes!
    dated - turn of the century
    The Cook's Decameron, by Mrs. W. G. Waters

    This should give anyone a running start for building their old-school recipie bank. Start cooking now, add the best to your own stash.

    These cooking tips are from the time before microwave ovens - or even gas stoves. If you cook over a campfire, these should be of real interest to you....
     
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