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The White House Chef Cookbook


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The White House Chef Cookbook

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Vintage; 1960s
Good; dust jacket worn
Country of Origin:
Rip/Tear; tears to dust jacket; small stain
8.5" L x 6" W x 1.3" H

Why We Love This

More than 500 Recipes from John F. Kennedy's White House chef, Rene Verdon. Includes eight color photos of the elegant dishes. This is a presumed first edition. Doubleday and Company, 1968. Text is in very good condition with no marks, notes, or stains. Jacket has some wear and small tears along edges and a small stain on back. Jacket under cover is very good. Jacket is not price-clipped; no evidence of book club stamp. One of those vintage cookbooks likely to grow in value.
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About MCME

For more than 20 years, MCME’s The Sophisticated Reader partners have collected and sold books on art, design and popular culture in antique stores, vintage markets and at rare book auctions. MCME specializes in sought-after antique and vintage hardcovers, paperbacks and magazines. We also curate private library installations. Experienced as interior designers and writers, we have been widely published in the entertainment and news media, and have appeared on Bravo's "Million Dollar Decorator."