London: John Nichols for the Society of Antiquaries, 1790.
First Edition. Hardcover (Half Leather). Good Condition. Item #CAT000137
Contemporary half leather over marbled boards. Hinges cracked but held by cords. Four bookplates on endpapers, some overlapping, scattered foxing internally, heavier in spots, clean otherwise. xxii, 476pp. Cagle 624, Bitting 532.
Scattered food mentions in the ordinance section (including a long section "A Declaration of the Particular Ordinances of Fares for the Dietts to be Served to the King's Highness, the Queen's Grace...") and then transcription of a ca. 14th century cookery manuscript from page 425 to the end. Size: 4to (quarto). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Law & Criminal Studies. Inventory No: CAT000137.