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L'Art Du Cuisinier, Tome Premier by  Antoine Beauvilliers - Hardcover - 1816 - from Defunct Books and

L'Art Du Cuisinier, Tome Premier

by Beauvilliers, Antoine

Condition: Good/No Jacket

Chez Pilet, 1816 Second issue with author's widow's signature, handwritten 6 over date and AB blind stamp on title page. First volume only. Quarter leather binding with raised bands on spine. Three foldouts in rear of volume intact. Hinges cracked. Boards have edge wear, scratches, scuffs, scrapes, Chipping to leather on corners and spine. Flyleaf loose but present. Notes and underlining in pencil on title page. Foldouts have edge wear, creases, browning at edges, very minor foxing. Browning at corners of inside cover pastedowns/free end pages relating to leather corners. No writing in the text block.. Quarter Leather. Good/No Jacket.
  • Bookseller: Defunct Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 049932
  • Title: L'Art Du Cuisinier, Tome Premier
  • Author: Beauvilliers, Antoine
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Chez Pilet
  • Date published: 1816
  • Bookseller catalogs: Foreign Language;


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