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The London Art of Cookery, and Housekeeper's Complete Assistant.

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The London Art of Cookery, and Housekeeper's Complete Assistant.

by FARLEY, JOHN

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  • Hardcover
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London: Scatcherd and Letterman,, 1804. Very Good. London: for Scatcherd and Letterman, and others, 1804. "Tenth Edition" (first published in 1783). 8vo, recent green morocco and marbled boards, gilt-lettered spine with raised bands. Mild aging and foxing to text; old dampstain to frontispiece, title page and first few pages. With 356 pages plus publisher's ad leaf, engraved frontispiece portrait of John Farley and his establishment , the London Tavern, and twelve copper- engraved plates of bills of fare for each month. Includes section on "Necessary Articles for Seafaring Persons." Maclean, page 50; Oxford, page 114; Bitting, page 152 (this edition); Vicaire 355.. Morocco and Marbled Boards. Very Good. 8vo.

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Bookseller Inventory #
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Title
The London Art of Cookery, and Housekeeper's Complete Assistant.
Author
FARLEY, JOHN
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London: Scatcherd and Letterman,
Date published
1804
Keywords
FOOD AND DRINK DRINK, COOKERY, ENGLISH COOKERY
Size
8vo

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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Marbled boards
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raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the...[more]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]

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