Nimrod's (Charles Apperley) "The Turf" - New Edition, 1852 "With Numerous Illustrations" has 144 pages and 4 illustrations. Abraham Hayward's = "The Art of Dining or Gastronomy And Gastronomers" - Second Edition, 1853, has 137 pages and one page of advertising. The last 8 pages are sample menus. Lord Mahon's "Joan Of Arc" is a reprint from "Lord Mahon's Historical Essays" - London, 1853 and 88 pages. The book measures 4-1/4 inches by 6-3/4 inches. Bound in clean and bright 3/4 green calf with marbled boards. Bright gilt decorated spine in 6 compartments with a red label. The covers are tightly attached with very slight edge wear. The pages are clean, crisp and are tightly bound . There are no ownership inscriptions or bookplates. This is a well taken care of book with an attractive bright gilt spine. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Turf; The Art Of Dining or Gastronomy ...
Publisher: John Murray
Publication Date: 1852
Binding: Three-Quarter Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Early Reprints
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