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A Thousand Ways to Please a Husband, with Bettinas Best Recipes L. Weaver and Le Cron-1917

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Why Reading Vintage?

A Thousand Ways to Please a Husband contains menus for all occasions seasoned with anecdotes about family life, friendships, household hints, and budgetary concerns.

This charming vintage cookbook, with its innocently suggestive title, reads like a novel as it follows the fictional lives of a pair of newlyweds. Join Bettina and Bob as they eat their way through their first year of marriage.

Unintentionally funny and historically revealing, the whimsically illustrated narrative abounds in simple and surprisingly relevant recipes.


This book is in good shape for its age with no rips or tears. Note stain on pages and spit in binding in pics — no loose pages. All pages are readable.

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Book Dimensions: 8x6x2


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