Gouffe, JulesThe Royal Cookery Book (Le Livre De Cuisine) London Sampson Low Marston Searle & Rivington 1880 Third Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Maroon boards, with dark leather spine, gilt title to spine. wear/rubbing to edges, very small piece lacking at head of spine. Front gutter cracked but still 2/3 attached. Closed taer to ffep. Previous owners name opposited title page. Also another previous owners name stamped in red to title page and last pag, stitching showing at ths page. 599pp text and illustrations very clean, illustrated with some woodcuts. There is some slight foxing to last few pages, mainly index.
Gouffe, JulesThe Royal Cookery Book Le Livre De Cuisine London Sampson Low Son & Marston 1869 Hardback Good No Jacket New Edition : Professionaly rebound in maroon cloth with original leather spine with rubbing, gilt title to spine. New endpapers. Up to page xiv pages have been repaired and the preface is photocopied, the title page is loose and has been repaired with paper and white glue. There has been some repaire to the apendix, index pages and some cookery pages, Pages 329/336 slightly loos ,stitching can been seem. Stains to a few pages. A good working copy.
Rawson, Angela. F & Rowan-Kedge, NikkiThe Sporting Cookbook London The Sportsman Press 1989 0948253355 / 9780948253355 Hardcover Very Good ++ Very Good ++ Green boards, gilt title to spine. 160pp illustrated with drawings and colour plates. Text and illustrations very clean, binding firm.