F.L. GillettThe Original White House Cookbook Media Solutions Services 2003 repring case Fine hardcover 10x8 This is a facsimile of the original 1887 cookbook used by the White House cooking staff. It is an interesting look at the history of food, its preparation and use. This historic cookbook includes a section on daily menus as well as those served on special occasions. It also includes a section on sickness and health.