A Good Heart and a Light Hand Ruth L. Gaskin's Collection of Traditional Negro Recipes

By: Gaskins, Ruth L.

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Light scuffing along the edge next to the spiral binding, and a 1" area of scuffing on the picture of Gaskins. There is minor soiling on the boards, but the interior is NF. It looks unread. Great Southern African-American recipes from a Virginia cook. This is the true First Printing of this book by The Fund for Alexandria, Virginia, printed by The Turnpike Press. The book, with slightly different prelims and no picture of Gaskins and her mother on the back, was printed the same year (1968) by Simon and Schuster. This copy is signed on the front pastedown by both Gaskins and ther illustrator, Porge Buck. ; Along with traditional Southern recipes, Ms. Gaskins has a preface, A Negro Welcome, and short essays about various foods. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 110 pages; Signed by Author & Illustrator

Title: A Good Heart and a Light Hand Ruth L. Gaskin's Collection of Traditional Negro Recipes

Author Name: Gaskins, Ruth L.

Categories: African - American,

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Publisher: Alexandria / Annandale, Fund for Alexandria, Virginia / Turnpike Press: 1968

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued

Inscription: Signed by Author & Illustrator

Seller ID: 16127

Keywords: Recipes Black Negro Soul Food South Southern Cooking Cook Book Virginia