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256 pp., includes index & short bibliography; 4to; cloth in pictorial red dust jacket; photographs by Gabe Monro with over 100 black & white plates and reproducing books, illustrations, historical scenes, portraits, etc. Trivial wear to corners of jacket.
"Old Cook Books is a chronicle of the first books to appear, the first ones to have substantial sale, the ones that had a large social influence in their day. . . and a generous sampling of both typical and funny things that can be found in them today."
Title: Old Cook Books. An Illustrated History.
Edition: First Edition, So Stated
Publisher: N.Y., Dutton: 
ISBN Number: 0876902832
ISBN Number 13: 9780876902837
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine jacket, with mylar wrap
lbs: 3.00 lbs
Seller ID: 2013
Keywords: Cook Books Cookbooks Cookery Cooking Food History