The publication of a book on my knowledge and experience of Southern Cooking, Pickle and Jelly Making, has been frequently asked of me by my lady friends and patrons inS an Francisco andO akland, and also by ladies of Sacramento during theS tate Fair in 1879. Not being able to read or write myself, and my husband also having been without the advantages of an education upon whom would devolve the w...
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Publisher: Forgotten Books (June 12, 2012)
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Great book, and the recipes work well if you're willing to think carefully about what some of the older terms mean, and learn how to measure in the pre-Fanny Farmer way. Don't, however, get it if you want modern recipes — you'll be disappointed. It...
he book at my dictation caused me to doubt whether I would be able to present a work that would give perfect satisfaction. But, after due consideration, I concluded to bring forward a book of my knowledge based on an experience of upwards of thirty-five years in the art of cookingS oups, Gumbos, Terrapin Stews, Meat Stews, Baked andR oast Meats, Pastries, Pies and Biscuits, making Jellies, Pickles, Sauces, I ce-C reams and Jams, preserving Fruits, etc. The book will be found a complete instructor, so that a child can understand it and learn the art of cooking. Respectfully, MRS. ABBY FISHER, Late of Mobile, A la. I take pleasure in referring, by permission, to the following of my friends, namely: WM. F. BLOOD 415 California Street, San Francisco E. M. MILES 413 Montgomery Street, San Francisco WM. O. GOULD 512 California Street, San Francisco MBS. CHARLES S. NEALE 1814 Sutter Street, San Francisco MRS. JOHN HABROLD 416 Chestnut Street, San Francisco MRS. W. H. GLASCOCK Oakland MRS. G. H. COY 431 Geary Street, San Francisco MRS. JOHN C. FALLS. San Francisco MRS. Louis(Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't occur in the book.)About the PublisherForgotten Books is a publisher of historical writings, such as: Philosophy, Classics, Science, Religion, History, Folklore and Mythology.Forgotten Books' Classic Reprint Series utilizes the latest technology to regenerate facsimiles of historically important writings. Careful attention has been made to accurately p