Ruth Adomeit (1910-1996).
Title The Little Cookie Book, Thirty-one Favorite Recipes of a Minibibliophile.
Book Condition Used: Very Good
Publisher Woodstock, VT: Lilliputter Press, 1960
Seller ID IY915-237
LIMITED EDITION of 2,000 copies. Miniature Book. 2 3/16 x 1 9/16 inches. (xviii), (93) pp. Double-page title page, illustrations throughout, recipes; text clean, unmarked. Blue-stamped yellow cloth, decorative end papers; binding square and tight, rubbed with shelf wear. INSCRIBED by the author on page 8. Mel Kavin's copy. Very Good. "Mixed by Ruth E. Adomeit, Baked by Frank H. Teagle, Jr., and decorated by Helen B. Herrick." Printed on Warren's Thintext paper by The Elm Tree Press. Colophon reads, "A batch of 2,000 of this book has been baked on Warren's Thintext paper by The Elm Tree Press of Woodstock, Vermont. The type is 6 point Caledonia with Garamond frosting. The binding was cooked up by The Vermont Bindery of Woodstock and applied by The New Hampshire Bindery, Concord, New Hampshire. A delightful recipe book by Ruth Adomeit, who was editor of The Miniature Book Collector from 1960 to 1962, and whose own collection of miniature books was one of the largest assembled during the twentieth century. Adomeit was also a leading member of the Miniature Book Society. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 34.
The Little Cookie Book Thirty-One Favorite Recipes of a Minibibliophile, Recipe Book, Ruth Adomeit