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Hardcover, dust jacket with corner price-clipped with (new?) price of $2.00 stamped in bottom corner), 1/4" chip missing on bottom edge, 1/4" chip missing from top spine, but bright image with very faint scuffing, brown covers with very faint rubbing of sharp covers, bright gilt lettering on spine, pages clean and unmarked with clean page edge, appears unread, tight binding. With line illustrations by Frances Bunyard. ***original owner name and date 4/7-38 inked inside front cover and on blank front page. Maps of England and France inside front and rear cover indicating dominant (?) foods in different regions. Discussion ranges from oysters to dessert, with hand-lists of herbs, a calendar of English fruits, list of restaurant soups, tabular lists of vegetables in several languages preceded by list of Unusual Vegetables, a concise guide to cheese along with chapters on The Art of Drinking accompanied by a 50-page Wine List, and concluding with reading for After Dinner, an Epicure's Anthology illustrating the modes and manners of the table through history with such poems as Gluttony in the Fourteenth Century), Thirst and the Law, The Child as Epicure, Literature and Gastronomy, and much more. ¿ Free Post Office Delivery Confirmation; Expedited and International shipping available. Shipped in a padded envelope and packaged in bubble wrap. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: The Epicure's Companion
Publisher: J. M. Dent
Publication Date: 1937
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition

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Bunyard, Edward and Lorna [editors] with G. B. Stern, Andre L. Simon, X. Marcel Boulestin, G. M. Thomson, Marguerite Bunyard; Sir Francis Colchester-wemyss; Martin Armstrong
Published by J. M. Dent & Sons, London (1937)
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Book Description J. M. Dent & Sons, London, 1937. Brown Cloth. Condition: Near Fine Book. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good + Dust Jacket. Illustrated By Frances Bunyard (illustrator). First Edition, First Printing. 539 pp. Book lightly used, touch of wear at corners, small bookseller's label on front endpaper. DJ clean, not price clipped, 1" long by 1/8" deep at top of front panel, shallow chip 1/2" x 1/8" deep at top of spine, 1" long split at top of rear flap fold, tiny losses at corners. Seller Inventory # 023380

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