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3 edition of The Virginia house-wife. found in the catalog.

The Virginia house-wife.

Mary Randolph

The Virginia house-wife.

by Mary Randolph

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Published by Printed by Way & Gideon in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia.
    • Subjects:
    • Cookery, American,
    • Cookery -- Virginia

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN715 .R215 1825
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, [13]-261 p.
      Number of Pages261
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6999682M
      LC Control Number08024124
      OCLC/WorldCa4744286

      The world's first truly American cookbook, the Virginia housewife contains many Southern classics, such as ochra soup, barbecued shote and gumbo, as well as many other dishes from around the world. Starters, main dishes and desserts (including over 20 different recipes for home-made ice cream flavours!) are all covered. About this cookbook: Originally published in , this influential, classic guide by a noted Virginia hostess is widely regarded as the first truly Southern cookbook. Stated Fourth Edition. The Virginia House-Wife or Methodical Cook by Mary Randolph - - 4th Edition | eBaySeller Rating: % positive.

        Cauliflower – The Virginia House-Wife, pg / Mary Randolph Choose those that are close and white, and of a middle size, trim off the outside leaves, cut off the stalk flat at the bottom, let them lie in salt and water an hour before you boil them.   I do enjoy old books, especially cookbooks, so you can imagine how pleased I was to find The Virginia House-wife by Mary Randolph on a Friends of Library sale shelf, waiting to go home with me. This little gem includes a facsimile of the first edition of Mary’s cookbook as published in , with supplemental material from the and editions.

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Mary Randolph (August 9, – Janu ) was an American author, known for writing The Virginia House-Wife; Or, Methodical Cook (), one of the most influential housekeeping and cook books of the 19th century.

She was the first person known to be buried at what would become known as Arlington National CemeteryBorn: Mary Randolph, August 9,Tuckahoe Plantation. The Virginia Housewife: Or, Methodical Cook: A Facsimile of an Authentic Early American Cookbook [Randolph, Mary] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Considered the ultimate how-to cookbook, it rivals some of the currently popular Author: Beth Trissel. The Virginia House-Wife), and many other sources which remain unidentified. The recipe book was acquired by the Thomas Jefferson Foundation in the s from a Jefferson descendant, and is on deposit at the University of Virginia Septimia Randolph Meikleham Recipe Book.

Considered by many culinary historians to be the first real American cookbook (and all describe it as the first regional cookbook), Virginia Housewife was published in in Washington, volume in the American Antiquarian Cookbook Collection is an American classic: part cookbook, part home management system, and part historical time-capsule complete with recipes, practical cooking.

Malinda Russell (ca. –?) was a free black woman from Tennessee who earned her living as a cook and published the first known cookbook by a black woman in the United States.

The book is historically significant, as it shows that black Southern cooking was not solely the domain of poverty cooking, but provides evidence of a sophisticated cosmopolitan skill with complex for: writing the first cookbook penned by an African-American woman in the U.S.

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Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and   Time for the July installment of our monthly series in which we post a recipe from The Virginia House-wife, a recipe book published in by Mary Randolph, kinswoman to Thomas Sorensen, our African American Research Historian and a culinary historian of national repute, has once again made this month's dish and here we include her notes and pictures.

Mary Randolph was an influential hostess and said to have been the best cook in Richmond, Virginia. This cookbook was a pioneer among Southern cookbooks. The recipes from Catfrish Soup to Velvet Cakes and references within provide a glimpse into the food and traditions of the Antebellum South.

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The Virginia Housewife by Mary Randolph,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). Eggplant – The Virginia House-Wife | pg. | Mary Randolph The purple ones are best, get them young and fresh, pull out the stem, and parboil them to take off the bitter taste; cut them in slices an inch thick, but do not peel them, dip them in the yelk of an egg and cover them with grated bread, a little salt and pepper, when this has.She also notes that she cooks “after the plan of the ‘Virginia Housewife,’” which is most likely a reference to Mary Randolph’s popular and influential cookbook The Virginia House-wife ().

Russell’s own cookbook consists primarily of desserts and baked goods. Moldavia, their Richmond City home, became a center of Federalist Party social ph's influential housekeeping book The Virginia House-Wife () went through many editions until the s.

Randolph tried to improve women's lives by limiting the time they had to spend in their kitchens.