Author:Bracken, Peg


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Peg Bracken's Appendix to the I Hate to Cook Book

By: Bracken, Peg

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace & World: 1966

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 005610

Condition: Very Good +

179 pp. Still bright and close to new, no markings. Small ding on top edge of dj's front panel. Binding firm. A humorous follow-up to her classic "I Hate to Cook Book." This volume blends recipes with culinary philosophy, designed for the busy person who wants to minimize time and aggravation in the kitchen. Cover blurb promises "140 recipes and 323 afterthoughts." Published as feminism was gaining momentum; more relevant than ever in today's age of two-earner couples. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in. View more info

I Hate to Cook Cookbook

By: Bracken, Peg

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & World: 1960

Seller ID: 503004182

Condition: Very Good +

Jacket lightly chipped and rubbed. Book clean, no markings, spine edges lightly bumped. Bracken's humorous classic for reluctant cooks. Light gray cloth, with blue chef design. More than 180 easy to fix dishes. Index, table of equivalents. Copyright page lists 1960, possibly a first edition. Bracken says on DJ panel "This book is for those of us who want to fold our big dishwater hands around a dry Martini instead of a wet flounder..." View more info