Classic Russian Cooking : Elena Molokhovets' A GIFT TO YOUNG HOUSEWIVES

Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. Quarto (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. SIGNED and inscribed by the translator on half-title page. xiii (1) 680 (1) p. w/ complete list of recipes, select bibliography, index. An English translation and thorough introduction of a classic Russian cookbook and household management text, first published in 1861 and updated through the Revolution of 1917. This work covers some 1000 recipes from the original book. Very good / very good. Item #17483

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