Vintage Cookbooks – 6 Culinary Arts Institute Cookbooks from the 1940’s + More


  • Sold
  • 7 vintage cookbooks
  • 6 Culinary Arts Institute
  • 1 Good Housekeeping Cakes
  • 6″ x 9″
  • Paper covers, stapled spine
  • Worn condition
  • 1940’s and 1950’s


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Six 1940’s cook books from the Culinary Arts Institute with the Good Housekeeping Cake cook booklet tagging along. The cookbooks are each paper cover, stapled spine and 6″ x 9″. All are in similar condition – good, stored condition with yellowed pages and cover and edge wear.  Any damage other than that will be listed by the book below:

  • 250 Superb Pies and Pastries. 1940. Shiny cover paper. Curled front corners.
  • 500 Delicious Dishes From Leftovers. 1940. Matte cover paper. The spine is split at the bottom for about an inch.
  • 500 Delicious Salads. 1940. Shiny cover with curled front corners.
  • 500 Snacks. 1940. Shiny cover, curled and bent with edge tears.
  • 250 Delectable Desserts. 1940. Matte cover. The bottom of the front cover is faded about 1/4″ across. Top corners in back are bent about 1/4″.
  • 250 Ways of Serving Potatoes. 1941. Shiny cover with curled corners. Food spot on the last page. 
  • Good Housekeeping’s Cake Book. Book number 3. 1958. The cover is stained both front and back and feels wavy like it might have some moisture damage.