The Complete Confectioner, Pastry-Cook, and Baker … With Additions and Alterations, by [Eleanor] Parkinson, Practical Confectioner, Chestnut Street

The Complete Confectioner, Pastry-Cook, and Baker … With Additions and Alterations, by [Eleanor] Parkinson, Practical Confectioner, Chestnut Street.

Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1845.

Early American edition. xii, [13]-154, [1, ad for Parkinson's Confectionary], [1] pp. J. Fagan, Stereotyper. 8vo. Publisher's printed wrappers, dated 1844. Manuscript note passing on the present work pinned to front wrapper and blanks, wrappers chipped and creased, a few leaves loose. Lowenstein 320. Item #310463

Early American edition of this confectioner's manual, first published in the United States in 1844. With a 2-page preface to the American edition dated Dec. 1843 by Philadelphia confectioner Eleanor Parkinson and with an advertisement for her business at the rear.

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