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Hardback, 8 x 5.5 inches. Half bound with black cloth spine lettered in gilt with small gilt pictorial vignette, and black and gold patterned paper covered boards. In very good condition. Corners bumped, edges rubbed, some rubbing to cloth on spine. Some minor darkening to endpapers, loose recipe note to front. Some light foxing to title page, a couple of minor spots to page edges. Else a very clean and tight copy. 247pp. Illustrated with decorative pictorial B&W vignettes to chapter headers and tailpieces. Some dishes marked as: Mrs. THOMAS HARDY'S cake, Max Gate, etc. Mrs. Hardy was the person who originally suggested that the author write this book (See Preface in Book.)
Title: A Book of Scents & Dishes. Illustrated by Elizabeth Murray.
Publisher: London, Williams & Norgate Ltd. 1926 1st edition:
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Seller ID: 82421
Keywords: COOKERY ALLHUSEN, Dorothy: MURRAY, Elizabeth: A Book of Scents & Dishes, Williams & Norgate Ltd, 1926 1st edition, decorative pictorial B&W vignettes, food, dishes, cake, pastry, puddings, drinks, sweets, confectionary, thomas hardy