Item #CAT000812 Essai Sur L'Histoire De La Moutarde De Dijon. Joseph Garnier.
Essai Sur L'Histoire De La Moutarde De Dijon
Essai Sur L'Histoire De La Moutarde De Dijon

Essai Sur L'Histoire De La Moutarde De Dijon

Dijon: E. Jobard, 1854.

First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Item #CAT000812

Original green wraps in later (but old) glassine protector. Illustrated title with the arms of Dijon, printed in color, same design on cover. Engraving of Dijon after page 4. Browning to plate, faint scattered foxing, old pencil note to front blank; a lovely copy of a scarce work. 32pp. Vicaire 342-3

A rare early history of Dijon mustard. The engraved barrel of verjus on the title page bearing witness to that being the original ingredient (not white wine vinegar). Encompasses a fine little history of mustard from Roman times, etymology, Dijon mustard statutes, etc. Size: 12mo . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: CAT000812.

Price: $900.00

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