Cook Book Compiled By The Ladies' Village Improvement Society of East Hampton, Long Island 1896
(Americana - Long Island New York - East Hampton - Culinary History - Ladies' Village Improvement Society)

East Hampton, Long Island NY: Ladies' Village Improvement Society, 1896. F 99 pages; the recipes are interspersed throughout with extensively local advertising. First page with the faint previous owner inscription, "From your friend - Nancy N. Laurence Sept. 29th 1896" Recipes are identified by contributor, with locally-sourced recipes for seafood and vegetable & meat dishes, baking specialties and more. Printed at the Star Press, East Hampton, L.I. Lacks the wrappers; approximately 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" size; stapled binding. Some edge, tips wear, soiling, old stains at bottom edge. A candidate for re-covering; in fair to good condition; interesting late 19th century East Hampton Long Island social, culinary, business and genealogy history. Good Paperback (Item ID: 25356)


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