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Good Heart and A Light Hand, Stated First Printing

$98.00 $57.75


A Good Heart and A Light Hand: Ruth L. Gaskins’ Collection of Traditional Negro Recipes. Copyright 1968 by Fund for Alexandria, Virginia. Published by Simon and Schuster, New York. Hard cover, spiral bound, 110 pages. A lovely cookbook that refers to slave history and the “Negro Welcome.”  And that has one of the best titles in cookbook history!  Recipes from soups to pies and more. This cookbook in near-mint condition. (Check out the Pudding Sauce!) (Marked down from $70.00.)

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  1. Sharon Green

    I always go back to my Aunt’s cookbook it’s the best

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