Woman’s Home Companion Cook Book


Dorothy Kirk, food editor at Woman’s Home Companion magazine, published this well-known cooking and housekeeping guide. There have been several printings and it is recognized by book dealers and cook book collectors as one of the most coveted classic cookbook of its time. There are very few people that do not recognize this as their “grandmother’s cookbook” from their youth.


Dorothy Kirk, Food Editor, Woman’s Home Companion: Woman’s Home Companion Cook Book, Garden City Publishing, 1946, Edition unknown, original copyright 1942, 951 including index. FAIR/NO. The publishing information page through page 14 detached from spine. The book is complete with all pages and colored illustrated plates. All pages, other than those noted are in VG condition and solid structure. Salmon colored cloth hardcover has light wear and some soil. Worn edge and tear on lower spine.