Joy of Cooking: Vintage Cookbook 1953
Joy of Cooking is a vintage cookbook classic. This 1953 printing is one of the more collectible covers with a light blue cloth and thin white striping with Joy of Cooking icons. It is a cookbook that nearly every household is familiar with and that many generations have owned. The cookbook has hundreds of recipes, nearing 900 dishes in all.
Format: Hardcover, 1,013 pages
Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.
Author: Irma S. Rombauer and Marion Rombauer Becker
Description: The Joy of Cooking is one of those cookbooks that has nostalgic value. It is often passed down through family--in some cases from grandparent to grandchild or parent to child. It is classed among Cookbook Village's general (in addition to vintage) section because of its expansive and broad set of recipes -- nearly 900 recipes in total. Joy of Cooking is a definitely collectible favorite and generally sits in the collection of most cookbook collectors. If you just started collecting, want to replace a lost copy of this cookbook or merely want to get a copy of Grandma or Mom's favorite recipe book, then this is the cookbook for you.
Condition: Cover Cloth has some light frays at corner. Interior binding loose in areas, but all is bound. Pages generally clean with just a few light spots at index.
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