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Love and Dishes

by Quattrociocchi, Niccolo De

Condition: Good+/No Jacket

Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1950. AUTHOR INSCRIBED. 1950 Stated First Edition. GOOD+ , no dust jacket. Author inscribed on the half-title page, in blue ink, "To Paul Denis / Nicky Q." A clean, otherwise unmarked copy. Pages very good; edges lightly toned, no tears or chips. Small spot to front endpaper. Bound in gray cloth hardcover titled in dark blue and with decorative red lip marks, front and spine. Cover is moderately edge rubbed with small chips, tiny tears at spine ends. bit of board showing at corner tips. Front cover has a few light spots, spine spotted and a moderately darkened. Binding and hinges firm, intact and straight. Black and white drawings by Roger Duvoisin interspersed throughout text. Food and life. Lots of delicious recipes, including for Lindy's cheesecake! 5-3/4 x 8-1/2"; 416 pages. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good+/No Jacket. Illus. by Duvoisin, Roger.

  • Bookseller: Knickerbocker Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 005039
  • Title: Love and Dishes
  • Author: Quattrociocchi, Niccolo De
  • Illustrator:Duvoisin, Roger
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good+
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company
  • Place: Indianapolis
  • Date published: 1950
  • Bookseller catalogs: Humor; Cookbooks;


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