London: J. Walter, 1773.
First Edition. Hardcover (rebound in leather). Very Good Condition. Item #CAT000163
Rebound in red calf, added endpapers on old paper. Small tear and stain to title, browning to last few pages, two pages in the middle with marginal paper repairs, old library stamp to the first page of the introduction - bright, clean copy overall. iv, 408, (9)pp. Cagle, 861, Vicaire 572, Bitting (1778 ed.)
The early editions are all scarce - a mix of indigenous British food and adapted French recipes. Mason mostly succeeds in striking a nice balance. Size: 8vo (octavo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: CAT000163.