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The`Main' Cookery Book

by Gompertz. Marguerite. K

Condition: Very Good

London: R & A. Main Ltd 200pp plus 9pp of preliminaries. 310g. Illustrated with line drawings. Second edition. Not dated but gives details of the advantages of the "Mainstat" automatic cooking control on "Main" gas cookers with "Conserver" ovens. Blue cloth boards with tan colour spine, a little rubbed and marked, and some spotting mainly to endpapers and fore-edgesof pages, o/w contents are tight and clean. V.G.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

  • Bookseller: Dereks Transport Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 6232
  • Title: The`Main' Cookery Book
  • Author: Gompertz. Marguerite. K
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: R & A. Main Ltd
  • Place: London
  • Keywords: Gas Cookers. Domestic Science. Cooking.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Cooking;
  • Subjects: HOUSE & HOME / General;
  • Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall


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