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Vegetarian Cooking from California, 1899
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Description
Heading: (California)
Author: Colcord, Mrs. Anna L.
Title: A Friend in the Kitchen: or What to Cook and How to Cook It. 2 copies in variant bindings.
Place Published: Oakland
Publisher:Pacific Press
Date Published: 1899
Description:


Frontis. color image of a fruit basket. Illus. with wood-engraved chapter headings and other small illustrations. One bound in pictorial white & purple cloth, the other in maroon pebbled cloth dec. & lettered in silver. First Editions.





With recipes for wholesome drinks, food for infants, how to can fruit, rules for dyspeptics, etc. "There is religion in a good loaf of bread." Pacific Press was known for their focus on vegetarianism as part of religion; therefore, the "Meats" section is simply a diatribe against eating flesh, and the book is wholly vegetarian.

Condition
Free endpapers detached in one and lacking in other; joints starting, else very good.
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Vegetarian Cooking from California, 1899

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Description
...
Heading: (California)
Author: Colcord, Mrs. Anna L.
Title: A Friend in the Kitchen: or What to Cook and How to Cook It. 2 copies in variant bindings.
Place Published: Oakland
Publisher:Pacific Press
Date Published: 1899
Description:


Frontis. color image of a fruit basket. Illus. with wood-engraved chapter headings and other small illustrations. One bound in pictorial white & purple cloth, the other in maroon pebbled cloth dec. & lettered in silver. First Editions.





With recipes for wholesome drinks, food for infants, how to can fruit, rules for dyspeptics, etc. "There is religion in a good loaf of bread." Pacific Press was known for their focus on vegetarianism as part of religion; therefore, the "Meats" section is simply a diatribe against eating flesh, and the book is wholly vegetarian.

Condition
...
Free endpapers detached in one and lacking in other; joints starting, else very good.

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