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The 1st American Cookie Lady.

The 1st American Cookie Lady

Barbara Swell

Native Ground Books & Music

109 Bell Road, Asheville, NC 28805-1521

1883206499 $12.95 1-800-752-2656 www.nativeground.com

The 1st American Cookie Lady: Recipes from a 1917 Cookie Diary offers all 208 recipes of Anna "Cookie" Covington, first recorded between 1917 and 1920. Classic and tasty cookie recipes range from Sand Tarts to Snickerdoodles, Fig Bars, Coconut Jumples, Maple Brandy Snaps and more. In addition , The 1st American Cookie Lady offers a host of fascinating cookie trivia tidbits, including vintage art and photographs, baking superstitions, the story of women's suffrage and cookies, cookie poems, WW I food shortage recipes, and much more. An excellent dessert cookbook filled with recipes that survive the test of time with flying colors.
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Title Annotation:The 1st American Cookie Lady: Recipes from a 1917 Cookie Diary
Author:Hogan, Betsy L.
Publication:Reviewer's Bookwatch
Article Type:Brief Article
Date:Sep 1, 2005
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