Cookbook Classics


American Cookery (Dover)

Amelia Simmons: American Cookery, 1796

The Good Housekeeper (Dover)

Sarah Josepha Hale: The Good Housekeeper, 1841

The American Frugal Housewife (Dover)

Lydia Marie Child: The American Frugal Housewife, 1844


Miss Beecher's Domestic Receipt-Book (Dover)

Catharine Beecher: Miss Beecher's Domestic Receipt-Book, 1858

The Virginia Housewife Or, Methodical Cook (Dover)

Mary Randolph: The Virginia Housewife Or, Methodical Cook, 1860

Miss Leslie's Directions for Cookery (Dover)

Eliza Leslie: Miss Leslie's Directions for Cookery, 1863


Lincoln: Boston Cooking School Cook Book (Dover)

Mrs. D. A. Lincoln: Boston Cooking School Cook Book, 1884

Carving and Serving

Mrs. D. A. Lincoln: Carving and Serving, 1890

Farmer: Boston Cooking-School Cook Book (Dover)

Fannie Farmer: Boston Cooking-School Cook Book, 1896


The Picayune's Creole Cook Book (Dover)

The Picayune's Creole Cook Book, 1901

Home Helps: A Pure Food Cookbook

Mrs. D. A. Lincoln: Home Helps - A Pure Food Cook Book, 1910