Traditional Ukrainian Cookery [With Plates]


Stechishin, Savella; Wadym W. Dobrolige (Illust.)

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Stechishin, Savella; Wadym W. Dobrolige (Illust.). Traditional Ukrainian Cookery [With Plates]. Winnipeg, Manitoba: Trident Press Ltd., 1957. First Edition, First Printing. pp. 497. Royal 8vo. Original brown cloth over boards, blind-stamped title to the spine. Replete with lovely black-and-white illustrations throughout with several full-page plates. Light wear to the tail of spine, some edgewear, neat ink inscription to the ffep otherwise the contents remain bright, clean, and unmarked with tight, sound binding. Text chiefly in English with Ukrainian subtitles for names of dishes. All recipes are accompanied with the names, and places of their respective contributors. Very Good +. Hardcover. An exceedingly rare ‘First Edition, First Printing’ of this increasingly sought-after cookery title. Replete with Ukranian dishes as compiled by Savella Stechishin on the occasion of the sixty-fifth anniversary of Ukrainian settlement in Canada. Rare in commerce, in the first printing, and in this condition. See OCLC #504494732. (#1761) $395.00