A Meal in Itself: A Book of Soups

A Meal in Itself: A Book of Soups

By: Mabon, Mary Frost

Price: $28.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

Second printing, hardcover in dust jacket, 7 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches, 168 pages; green cloth covered boards with soup kettle in gilt on front are clean and square, previous owner's bookplate in front endpaper, internally clean and sound with lightly toned pages, clipped dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with a little chipping at extremities, spine is sun faded, dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. A glorification of soup! One of the first cookbooks dedicated to soups alone, without also being about salads or sauces, or some other type of recipe. A combination of lighter soups and those that serve, as the title says, as a meal in itself. Thorough directions for preparations along with frequent variations and discussions of the various ingredients, along with recommended accompaniments to the soups.

Title: A Meal in Itself: A Book of Soups

Author Name: Mabon, Mary Frost

Categories: Cooking,

Publisher: New York, NY, Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1944

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 001236