The Mary Francis Cook Book, or Adventures Among the Kitchen People.
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: John Winston
Date Published: 1912
Description: 7 full page dolor illustrations by Margaret Hays and many decorations in color on every page by Jane Allen Boyer. Small 4to, 175pp., blue cloth with pictorial paste on, d.w. (rubbed). Philadelphia: John C. Winston (1912). A near fine copy. Scarce in such clean condition.
Comments: The first Mary Frances book. Mary Frances spends 3 magical weeks in fairyland with the Kitchen People (humanized kitchen utensils) including Aunty Rolling Pin and others. By the end of the book, the young reader can cook a variety of dishes.Edition: First
Condition: near fine
Book ID: 223729