Jacket is a bit chipped, with some shelf wear and some darkening. Book is a bit shaken. Christmas gift inscrip. dated 1942.
"Many readers of 'Mrs. Appleyard's Year,' the author's bestseller of last fall, dwelt with mouthwatering enthusiasm on those passages of the book that dealt with food. It may truly be said that the new book has been written 'in response to popular demand!' Mrs. Appleyard's ideas about things to eat -- their selection, their preparation, and especially the proper mental and social attitudes toward them -- are set forth with the charm, the humor, the good sense and good taste that characterized the earlier record of that American matron.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall