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Instruction in Cookery – Book of Receipts.

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School Board for London - School Management Department. No date (circa 1888).. Hardback.. Poor condition, but utterly charming: A newpaper photograph of Baroness Burdett-Coutts is pasted to the FFEP, with a note that she presented the volume as as school prize. The book is very well worn, with tape holding the text block to the covers. An envelope is attached to the rear cover, and filled with period recipes. The whole is a marvellous testament to the cooking career of some young person!
  • Bookseller: Much Ado Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 22973
  • Title: Instruction in Cookery – Book of Receipts.
  • Format/binding:Hardback.
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: School Board for London - School Management Department. No date (circa 1888).
  • Bookseller catalogs: Food and Drink;

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Poor
A book with significant wear and faults. A poor condition book is still a reading copy with the full text still readable. Any ...[more]
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text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book.  More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a book.&...[more]

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