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Directions for Cookery in its Various Branches by  Miss Leslie - Hardcover - Sixtieth Edition - 1882 - from Books & Bygones  (SKU: 22416)

Directions for Cookery in its Various Branches

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Directions for Cookery in its Various Branches

by Leslie, Miss

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Good/No Jacket - as issued
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Philadelphia: Henry Carey Baird & Co.. Good/No Jacket - as issued. 1882. Sixtieth Edition. Hardback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 528 pages plus catalogue of 30 pages. Dark red cloth with embossed decorations and gilt title to spine. Parsnips need to be cooked for 2 - 3 hours? Axford page 119 quotes first edition as 1830. .


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Directions for Cookery in its Various Branches
Leslie, Miss
Book condition
Used - Good/No Jacket - as issued
Sixtieth Edition
Henry Carey Baird & Co.
Place of Publication
Date published
Cookery, Cooking, Food, Recipes, America, American

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