New York: J & J Harper, 1829.
First Edition. Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good. Item #CAT000041
First US edition, the same year as the English. Original plain boards backed and cornered in modern red leather, blind tooling to spine. Mild foxing, but otherwise unmarked. 212pp with ads at rear. Lowenstein 115, Cagle/Stafford 391.
Illustrated - the Roman Senate debating on the Turbot appears before the frontis and after page 138. A likable and humorous book of food history. Size: 8vo. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Inventory No: CAT000041.