Tokyo: Taishukan Shoten, 1977.
First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Near Fine Condition / No Dust Jacket. Item #046039
Original red cloth with French title in gilt - very slight edgewear - generally bright and unmarked. With countless illustrations and facsimile folding plates illustrating the birth and growth of French cuisine. In French and Japanese - with a substantial bibliography. A huge volume, 1440 thick, gilt edged pages.
From Taillevent to La Varenne, La Chapelle and Careme with detailed dish diagrams and a fine index. Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: 046039.