Auckland: Whitcombe and Tombs. 10th Edition. No Binding. 224 pp. Last section missing (~100 pages). Disbound. Printed paper cover, foxing.Illustrations. 212th thousand. With all faults, a working copy. Interesting assembly of traditional recipes from the early 19th C, including brain cakes, stewed eel, seagull, rabbit pie etc.
Refine search resultsSkip to search results
London: G Henderson, 1842. 12mo. No Binding. Printed wrappers,  adverts, engraved frontispiece, 9 plates (6 fashion hand-coloured), pp 343-442, . Edges creased, otherwise very good. No. XLVIII, December 1842, including Supplement to Volume VIII. Very rare work of this sort in the original paper covers intact with all the hand-coloured plates.
London: Rogerson, 1852. Royal 8vo. Half Calf. pp.225-336;1-336. Royal 8vo. 9 hand-coloured fashion plates, steel engravings & illustrations in text, including images of children. Original green half calf. Wear at top of front joint. With marbled boards. Well illustrated with the hand-coloured plates, which are in very nice condition.
London: Ward, Lock, 1880. 8vo. Original Decorated Cloth. pp.xlvii,3 (advertising),1296,advertising catalogue. Coloured frontispiece & 11 plates, 4 page wood engravings & numerous illustrations in text. Original green decorated cloth, minor wear to back joint, minor faults with spine. Some tape marks on end papers and half title. Ink inscript to...
London: Ward, Lock and Co, 1888. 8vo. Roan. pp.xlvi,3 ,1644,advertising catalogue. Coloured frontispiece. 13 (of 14) plates, wood engravings & numerous illustrations in text. Original decorated red roan, with green boards. A good copy in original decorated binding, some repairs as binding's very fragile.
London: Ward, Lock, and Tyler, 1872. Small 4to. Half Calf. pp viii, 664. 11 fashion plates (of 12) Small 4to. Original green half roan with marbled boards. Inscriptions from previous owners to front paste down and ffep. Numerous illustrations of fashion of the time, needlework projects and patterns. Rare with...
London: A.W. Cowan. Second Edition. 4to. Decorated Cloth. 5 Volumes of 6 (lacks final volume). c1885 "Illustrated with upwards of 1200 wood engravings, and coloured plates". Very good bright decorated red cloth and gilt titles. Gilt page edges. A very handsome pristine set. Will require additional postage.