The Delectable Past

The Delectable Past

By: Aresty, Esther B.

Price: $18.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


First printing stated; 8vo, 254,[1] pages, illustrated, pictorial endpapers, signed by the author; bookplate on verso of front free endpaper, dust jacket has some fading to front panel, edge wear and a couple of closed edge tears, dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. The joys of the table - from Rome to the Renaissance, from Queen Elizabeth I to Mrs. Beeton. The menus, the manners - and the most delectable recipes of the past masterfully recreated for cooking and enjoying today.

Title: The Delectable Past

Author Name: Aresty, Esther B.

Categories: Cooking,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1964

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001332

Keywords: ANCIENT RECIPES ANTIQUE COOKERY VINTAGE COOKBOOK OLD WAYS QUEEN ELIZABETH RENAISSANCE COOKERY FOOD WRITING HISTORY