Lyon: Guillaume Rouille, 1561.
Early Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Item #047083
Full contemporary calf with gilt decoration, fleur de lis, worn at edges with some loss to leather, worming in a few spots to binding including a circular instance on the leather of the rear board, a little shaken overall. Still, an attractive contemporary binding. Slight browning to early pages, heavy discoloration to endpapers, quite clean otherwise. Note on title that is was purchased in Paris in 1602. 344, (22)pp.
An early Latin edition of this famous book of secrets first published in Italian in 1555. The first Latin edition was Basil in 1559 - a seventh book was added in 1563. Size: duodecimo (12mo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Science & Technology. Inventory No: 047083.