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The New Domestic Cookery; Formed Upon Principles of Economy; Exhibited in a Plain and Easy Manner, and Adapted to the Use of Private Families

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The New Domestic Cookery; Formed Upon Principles of Economy; Exhibited in a Plain and Easy Manner, and Adapted to the Use of Private Families

by A. M. Gordon

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  • poor
  • Hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

Dublin: James M'Glashan, 1849. All the current tips in the Victorian kitchen from when food was in season, to how to carve and how to make cheese. Light-brown covers with gilt lettering and decoration to spine and blind-stampd decoration to front board, 328pp with several woodcuts, inc frontis of maid in kitchen. Covers have general wear, 0.5cm missing at head and foot of spine, which is faded. Both hinges very weak - but holding. Ffep is missing, pp23/4 loose, very small hole in edge of frontis verso, several marks on covers, particularly rear. Neat previous owner's name on frontis verso and bookseller's sticker on front pastedown. Overall a delicate, but intact copy of a fascinating mid-Victorian social document. Ref:093621. First Edition. Cloth. Poor/N/a. 10.5x17.5cm.

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Bookseller
Church Street Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
003621
Title
The New Domestic Cookery; Formed Upon Principles of Economy; Exhibited in a Plain and Easy Manner, and Adapted to the Use of Private Families
Author
A. M. Gordon
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Poor
Jacket condition
N/a
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
James M'Glashan
Place of Publication
Dublin
Date published
1849

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Second-hand book dealer (formerly in a Diss Shop), with a stock of around 2000 books from modern quality literature to reference, aviation, classics and antiquarian

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