Food & Cooking

The Just A Minute Cookbook (1952) Title: “The Just A Minute Cookbook” Author: ALICE WILSON RICHARDSON Publisher: PRENTICE-HALL, INC. New York Year of Publication: 1952 Pages: ~159 LOC Catalog Entry: http://lccn.loc.gov/52009350 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term INTRODUCTION: “If you work, if you have […]

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Eat-Well Diet Book (1956) Title: “Eat-Well Diet Book” Author: Charlotte Adams Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE•NEW YORK Year of Publication: 1956 Pages: ~130 LOC Catalog Entry: http://lccn.loc.gov/56001507 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term EXCERPT: “Though there is still a great deal to be learned on the […]

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Husband and Wife Diet Cookbook (1955) Title: “Husband and Wife Diet Cookbook” Author: Dr. P.W. Punnett Publisher: Fawcett Publications, Inc., Greenwich, Conn Year of Publication: 1955 Pages: ~146 LOC Catalog Entry: No record found Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term INTRODUCTION: “The writer, having […]

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Famous New Orleans Drinks And How to Mix’em (1937) Title: “Famous New Orleans Drinks And How to Mix’em” Author: STANLEY CLISBY ARTHUR Publisher: HARMANSON, NEW ORLEANS Year of Publication: 1937 Pages: ~96 LOC Catalog Entry: http://lccn.loc.gov/38001052 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term EXCERPT: “Hail […]

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The Cookie Jar (1940) Title: “The Cookie Jar (Around The World Making Cookies)” Author: Josephine Perry Publisher: New York, M. Barrows & company, incorporated Year of Publication: 1940 Pages: ~175 LOC Catalog Entry: http://lccn.loc.gov/40027497 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term INTRODUCTION: “THE COOKIE JAR […]

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The Healthy Life Cookbook (1915) Title: “The Healthy Life Cookbook” Author: Florence Daniel Publisher: London, C. W. Daniel, ltd., 1915 Year of Publication: 1915 Pages: ~56 LOC Catalog Entry: http://lccn.loc.gov/17025070 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States PREFACE: “This little book has been compiled by special and repeated request.  Otherwise, I should have hesitated […]

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Successful Winemaking at Home (1961) Title: “Successful Winemaking at Home” Author: H. E. BRAVERY Publisher: Gramercy Publishing Company • New York Year of Publication: 1961 Pages: ~156 LOC Catalog Entry: http://lccn.loc.gov/62012119 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term PREFACE: “NEVER before in the long, long […]

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250 Meatless Menus and Recipes Title: “250 Meatless Menus and Recipes” Author: MOLLIE GRISWOLD CHRISTIAN Publisher: Eugene Christian Moixh Gjuswolb Christian New York Year of Publication: 1910 Pages: ~ 213 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter termFROM THE BOOK:The Object of This Book My Work […]

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Book Of Salads Title: “Book Of Salads” Author: Mrs. Hyla Nelson O’Connor Publisher: Arco Publishing Co. Inc. New York Year of Publication: 1959 Pages: ~ 144 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term FROM THE BOOK: IT HAS BEEN SAID that the reputation of many […]

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Modern Candy Making (1904) Title: “Modern Candy Making” HOW TO MAKE ALL KINDS  OF   CANDY Author: JAMES S. WILSON Publisher: GEO.  W.  OGILVIE & CO  CHICAGO, ILL Year of Publication: 19o4 Pages: ~79 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term PREFACE It is hardly necessary […]

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101 Best Party Recipes & Menus (1960) Title: “101 Best Party Recipes & Menus” Author: EDITH M. BARBER Publisher: STERLING PUBLISHING COMPANY INC., NEW YORK Year of Publication: 1960 Pages: ~ 120 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term TABLE OF CONTENTS: The Modern Trend in […]

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The Art Of Creole Cookery (1962) Title: “The Art Of Creole Cookery” Author: by WILLIAM I.  KAUFMAN and SISTER MARY URSULA COOPER, O.P. Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc. Garden City, N.Y. Year of Publication: 1962 Pages: ~ 240 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term INTRODUCTION: […]

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The Joy of Eating Natural Foods: The Complete Organic Cookbook (1962) Title: “The Joy of Eating Natural Foods: The Complete Organic Cookbook” Author: Agnes Toms Publisher: The Devin-Adair Company, Conn. Year of Publication: 1962 Pages: ~400 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term AUTHOR’S PREFACE: […]

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The Holiday Candy Book (1952) Quick stats: Title: “The Holiday Candy Book” Author: VIRGINIA PASLEY Publisher: Little, Brown and Company, Boston Year of Publication: 1952 Pages: ~131 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term FROM the first lollipop at the first children’s party to the […]

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Easy Gourmet Cooking (1962) Quick stats: Title: “Easy Gourmet Cooking” Author: Elsie Lee Publisher: Prestige Books, New York, USA Year of Publication: 1962 Pages: ~160 Copyright Status: Public Domain in the United States and countries following the rule of the shorter term Introduction from the book: SPECIALTIES OF THE HOUSE… YOUR HOUSE! Have you ever […]

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What To Drink – The Blue Book of Beverages (1920) Ok ok, this is book of non-alcoholic drinks but what the heck! Quick stats: Title: “What To Drink – The Blue Book of Beverages” Author: BERTHA E. L. STOCKBRIDGE Publisher: D. APPLETON AND COMPANY, USA Year of Publication: 1920 Pages: 187 Copyright Status: Public Domain […]

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