Item #CAT000843 La Cuisinière Bourgeoise, Suivie de L'Office, A L'Usage de Ceux Qui se Melent de Dépense de Maisons. Menon.
La Cuisinière Bourgeoise, Suivie de L'Office, A L'Usage de Ceux Qui se Melent de Dépense de Maisons
La Cuisinière Bourgeoise, Suivie de L'Office, A L'Usage de Ceux Qui se Melent de Dépense de Maisons
La Cuisinière Bourgeoise, Suivie de L'Office, A L'Usage de Ceux Qui se Melent de Dépense de Maisons

La Cuisinière Bourgeoise, Suivie de L'Office, A L'Usage de Ceux Qui se Melent de Dépense de Maisons

Brussels: François Foppens, 1767.

Nouvelle. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Item #CAT000843

Full contemporary calf, worn at edges,hinges and covers rubbed, a few light stains, missing half of lettering piece; binding sound. Light scattered foxing light dampstain to upper right of most of the volume. Two old signatures to title, one to half title and first page. 492pp, Cagle 339 (1777 ed.), Oberle 116 (1766 ed.).

Originally published in 1746, the eminently sensible Cuisiniere Bourgeoise was the first French cookbook written explicitly for women, and remained popular straight through the revolution and well into the 19th century. The closest France would get to a Hannah Glasse level of cultural permeation in the 19th century. Size: 8vo (octavo). 2-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: CAT000843.

Price: $250.00

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