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The I Hate to Cook Book - Vintage 1960 Edition | Withdrawn Library Copy | Hardcover | Peg Bracken | Hilary Knight Illustrations

The I Hate to Cook Book - Vintage 1960 Edition | Withdrawn Library Copy | Hardcover | Peg Bracken | Hilary Knight Illustrations

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Immerse yourself in the culinary charm of yesteryears with "The I Hate to Cook Book" by Peg Bracken. This vintage gem, featuring delightful drawings by Hilary Knight, is a withdrawn library issue from 1960. The hardcover edition measures approximately 6"x8"x1" and weighs 13.1 oz.

Discover more than 180 quick and easy recipes that have stood the test of time. With 176 pages of culinary wisdom, this classic cookbook is a testament to the joy of cooking. The charming illustrations by Hilary Knight add a whimsical touch to the recipes, making it a delightful addition to any kitchen.

Own a piece of culinary history with this rare 1960 edition. Despite being a withdrawn library copy, it remains in good condition, ready to inspire a new generation of home chefs. Perfect for collectors, foodies, and anyone who appreciates the art of vintage cooking.

"The I Hate to Cook Book" is not just a cookbook; it's a journey back in time to an era when home cooking was an art form. Written by the witty Peg Bracken and adorned with the enchanting illustrations of Hilary Knight, this vintage treasure invites you to explore more than 180 quick and easy recipes.

Originally published in 1960, this hardcover edition, despite its withdrawn library status, retains its culinary charm. From classic comfort foods to ingenious shortcuts, Bracken's recipes are as relevant today as they were in the mid-20th century. Knight's drawings add a whimsical touch, bringing the recipes to life.

Whether you're a seasoned chef, a collector of vintage literature, or someone just starting their culinary journey, "The I Hate to Cook Book" promises a delightful blend of humor, nostalgia, and timeless recipes that will inspire you to embrace the joy of cooking.

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