Ogilvie Flour Mills.
Title OGILVIE'S BOOK FOR A COOK : a selection of recipes and other things adapted to the needs of the average housekeeper ...
Binding paper Wraps
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher Montreal Ogilvie Flour Mills Co 1905
Seller ID 112556030
pict. paper wraps, cloth spine, 124 pages, index, : illustrations, moderate soil to wraps, some spotting to text, a very good copy. this book is the earliest known collection of recipes published by Ogilvie Flour Mills Co., see; Driver;Culinary Landmarks; A bibliography of Canadian Cookbooks...Q 55.1, The Ogilvie family began milling flour in Canada in 1801, soon after emigrating from Scotland. In 1902 the company was sold to a Canadian owned syndicate, at which time it was renamed Ogilvie Flour Mills Co. Ltd.,Other cookbooks had been published by other milling companies to promote their flour but Ogilvie was the the first of the genre to be distributed nationally in multiple editions, in English and French-editions have been identified for almost every year from 1905 to 1922, the last published in 1931.