Author:Quayle, Eric


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Old Cook Books. An Illustrated History.

By: Quayle, Eric.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dutton: [1978]

Edition: First Edition, So Stated

Seller ID: 2013

ISBN: 0876902832

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine jacket, with mylar wrap

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." View more info