The Cook's Oracle: Containing Receipts for Plain Cookery.
Boston: Munroe and Francis, 1822. First American edition 12mo. 380 pp. First American Edition. Rebacked with original leather boards, new endpapers. Light foxing scattered throughout. Former owners name to fep dated 1822. "Receipts for Plain Cookery on the Most economical plan for private families. Also, the art of composing the most simples, and most highly finished Broths, Gravies, Soups, Sauces, Store Sauces, and flavouring essences: The Quantity of each article is accurately stated by weight and measure; The Whole Being the result of Actual Experiments instituted in The Kitchen of a Physician." Very Good Leather Bound (Item ID: 120122)