London: Richard Bentley, 1859. Third British edition. Leather bound. 547pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] 3/4 olive green leather with green and brown marbled paper over boards, raised bands, and a red gilt stamped title label and gilt tooled ornamental designs on the spine. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Good. The extremities are rubbed, and there are multiple scrapes in the leather. The front free endpaper, the front fly leaf, and the title page are all detached, but present. There is a former owner's name on the front flyleaf. Item #44743
Subjects include The Old Coffee-Houses, The French Cafes, Pen and Ink Sketch of Careme, The Materials for Dining, The Making and Marring of Wine, and more.