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Betty Crocker's Picture Cookbook, Facsimile of First, 1950, Edition

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ISBN13: 9780028627717
ISBN10: 0028627717
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It's the book that started it all, the well-loved edition that first bought Betty Crocker cookbooks into American homes and hearts. Published in 1950, this ground-breaking title made cooking easy, it made cooking appealing, and best of all, it made cooking fun. Packed full of practical tips, useful hints, and lavish color photography, this was the book that shaped cooking for generations, the book that people remember. Every recipe you — or your mother — ever wanted is here, from pigs in blankets, to Emergency Steak to Chicken Tomato Aspic. Enjoy the clever ideas throughout — twelve months of birthday cake ideas, showing how to decorate a cake to match each month's gem stone, pointers to make setting up a kitchen easy, or hints to make housework more pleasant. Feel a part of history when making Home Front Macaroni, developed during WW II rationing to stretch meat. Get into the spirit of fun with a Betty Crocker "Cookie Shine" or cookie baking party. People who grew up with this book will want it for the memories; those who are new to the book will want it for its charm and its intelligent approach to cooking. It's a perfect keepsake and a great gift.

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Packed full of practical tips, useful hints and lavish color photography, this is an authentic facsimile of the book that shaped cooking for generations, the book that people remember. Wire-O binding. Full color.

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With more than 63 million cookbooks sold since 1950, Betty Crocker is the name readers trust for reliable recipes and great ideas. For over 75 years, Betty Crocker has provided advice to millions of Americans through cookbooks, magazines and television.

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grablee1952, March 23, 2013 (view all comments by grablee1952)
I received a copy of this cookbook as a prize in 1952 as a winner in a contest and have used it regularly for 60 years now. It is the basic one I refer to for many recipes although I now have over 300 cookbooks in my collections. It can't be beat for good old-fashioned recipes and how-to-do methods.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780028627717
Author:
Crocker, Betty
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
Editor:
Betty Crocker
Editor:
Betty Crocker
Author:
Betty Crocker
Author:
Betty Crocker
Author:
Betty Crocker Editors
Author:
Betty Crocker Editors
Location:
Minneapolis :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Cookery, american
Subject:
Cookery
Subject:
Regional & Ethnic - American - General
Subject:
General Cooking
Subject:
Cooking and Food-US General
Subject:
Cooking
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Facsimile ed.
Edition Description:
Spiral
Publication Date:
January 1998
Binding:
Spiral, comb or coil bound book
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
456
Dimensions:
9.5 x 6.38 in

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"Synopsis" by , Packed full of practical tips, useful hints and lavish color photography, this is an authentic facsimile of the book that shaped cooking for generations, the book that people remember. Wire-O binding. Full color.

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