This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1866 edition. Excerpt: ... NEW WORKS Purlished Ry LONGMANS And CO. IS Works of Utility and General Information. Modern Cookery for Private Families, ...Read MoreThis historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1866 edition. Excerpt: ... NEW WORKS Purlished Ry LONGMANS And CO. IS Works of Utility and General Information. Modern Cookery for Private Families, reduced to a System of Easy Practice in a Scries of carefully-tested Receipts. By Eliza Acton. Newly revised and enlarged; with 8 Plates, Figures, and 150 Woodcuts. Fcp. Is. Gd. The Handbook of Dining; or, Corpulency and Leanness scientifically considered. By Brillat-savarin, Author of 'Physiologie du GouL' Translated by L., F. Simpson. Revised Edition, with Additions. Fcp. 8*. Gd. On Food and its Digestion; an Introduction to Dietetics. By W. Brinton, M.D. Physician to St. Thomas's Hospital, &c. With 48 Woodcuts. Post 8vo. 12*. Wine, the Vine, and the Cellar. By Thomas G. Shaw. Second Edition, revised and enlarged, with Frontispiece and 31 Illustrations on Wood. 8vo. 16*. A Practical Treatise on Brewing; with Formulae for Public Brewers, and Instructions for Private Families. By W. Blacr. Fifth Edition. 8vo. lO*. Gd. How to Brew Good Beer: a complete Guide to the Art of Brewing Ale, Bitter Ale, Table Ale, Brown Stout, Porter, and Table Beer. By John Pitt. Revised Edition. Fcp. is. Gd. Short Whist. By Major A. The Sixteenth Edition, revised, with an Essay on the Theory of the Modern Scientific Game by Prof. P. Fcp. 3*. Gd. The Cabinet Lawyer; a Popular Digest of the Laws of England, Civil and Criminal. 21st Edition, exUnded by the Author; including the Acts of the Sessions 1864 and 1865. Fcp. 10s. Gd. The Philosophy of Health; or, an Exposition ol the Physiological and Sanitary Conditions conducive to Human Longevity and Happiness. By SouTmvoon Smith, M.D. Eleventh Edition, revised and enlarged; with 113 Woodcuts. 8vo. 15s. Hints to Mothers on the Management of their Health during the 1'eriod of Pregnancy and in the...Read Less
N jacket. 3 vols. xlii, 492; (4), 550; (4), 568pp. Index. Each vol. with a frontispiece portrait. Extra-illustrated with 102 engraved plates, nearly half mounted or inlaid to size. Finely bound by Morrell, with gilt decorated spines & dentelles, burgundy& brown calf labels. Outer hinges split & scuffed but still holding soundly. Minor chips at extremities. T.e.g. Bookplates on front pastedowns.
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