Книги
  • @
  • «»{}∼
My Mother's Cook Book

My Mother's Cook Book

34689461
1250 руб.
Добавить в корзину
Описание
Excerpt from My Mother's Cook Book: A Series of Practical Lessons in the Art of Cooking

The question that will very naturally be asked in connection with our volume is: "Why is such a work required at all?"

Is there not already an abundance of books devoted to and exhausting the various branches of the subject, from the monograph which discusses all the points and possibilities of cold mutton to the "complete housewife," whose "common sense" suggestions and elaborate instructions range over all possible topics, from the currying of a lobster to the management of a husband?

To such a criticism we should reply that cookery is now accepted as both a science and an art. As a science it is of course subject to all the laws of natural development, while as an art it can also lay claim to the privileges of continued inspiration, and the disciples of to-day need not admit that all wisdom has died with the prophets who have taught in the past. In sober earnest, there has been during the past few years a much more general recognition of the fact that the work of cooking, upon which depends so much of the comfort, and in fact the happiness of existence, cannot be successfully carried on at hap-hazard or in a "hit or miss" fashion. The interests imperilled are too serious and the results of failures too grave. It requires and demands careful, persistent study, and should utilize also all possible ingenuity and creative power that can be pressed into service.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
Эта книга будет изготовлена в соответствии с Вашим заказом по технологии Print-on-Demand компанией ООО «Книга по Требованию». Print-on-Demand - это технология печати книг по Вашему заказу на цифровом типографском оборудовании. Книга, произведенная по технологии Print-on-Demand (POD) представляет собой классическую печатную книгу с соблюдением всех стандартов качества, от офсетной бумаги и плотного картона до качественного клея, используемого при изготовлении. Черно-белая текстовая или полноцветная иллюстрированная книга (в зависимости от исходного файла, подготовленного к печати) может быть изготовлена в разных вариантах: - в мягкой обложке (Клеевое Бесшвейное Скрепление); - скрепление скобой (для книг с небольшим количеством страниц); - в твердом переплете с клееным текстовым блоком; Материалы, используемые при производстве книги: - бумага текстового блока - офсетная (белая или кремовая) 80 г/м2 - мягкая обложка - бумага мелованная 250 г/м2; - ламинация обложки - матовая или глянцевая; - твердый переплет - картон 2 мм, каптал, белые форзацы, прямой корешок - сверхпрочный полимерный клей; - каждая книга упакована в термопленку. Каждый заказ обрабатывается в индивидуальном порядке: каждой книге, напечатанной по технологии Print-on-Demand, присваивается уникальный номер.