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THE TABLE: How to Buy Food, How to Cook It, and How to Serve It by  Alessandro (Cookbook) Filippini - First Edition - 1889 - from Quill & Brush and

THE TABLE: How to Buy Food, How to Cook It, and How to Serve It

by (Cookbook) Filippini, Alessandro

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New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1889. First edition. Portrait frontispiece. Off-white cloth boards with green titles, and green page edges. Good-only with covers uniformly soiled, small chips to endpapers, pages aged, and pages 203-206 missing from center of book (appear to have been fish recipes between Fried Codfish-tongues and Oyster-crabs a la Poulette).


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