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    A Bette Davis Collection of Cookbooks, 1906-1975. Ten total, all having the star's bookplate [a black Scottie dog with text reading "Ex Libris / Bette Davis"], only one having a dust jacket, including: 1) Larousse Treasury of Country Cooking by various editors, 1975, with dust jacket; 2) Better Homes & Gardens Barbeque Book by the magazine editors, 1956; 3) Souis' Mixed Drinks by Souis Muckensturm, 1906; 4) The New England Yankee Cookbook by Imogene Wolcott, 1939; 5) The Key to Matchless Cookery from 1776-1959 by Mary Avera Wynne, 1959; 6) Out of Vermont Kitchens by Trinity Mission of Trinity Church of Rutland, Vermont and others, 1939; 7) The Celebrity Cookbook by Dinah Shore, 1966; 8) Fondue Cook-In by Rebecca Crutchfield, 1968; 9) The ABC of Chafing Dish Cookery by Ruth McCrea, 1956; and 10) Old New England Cookbook by Kay Morrow, 1936; all used extensively by the star as she was an excellent cook and loved to prepare meals for family and friends; included with a signed 'letter of provenance' from Kathryn Sermak, Davis' longtime personal assistant.
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