Very Good +. Item #8579
Toronto: Personal Library, [981. First Canadian Edition. Tall octavo (26cm.); publisher's red pictorial gilt-tooled leatherette, red topstain, pictorial endpapers; 176pp.; frontispiece, illus. throughout. Spine a bit cocked, small dent at bottom edge of upper cover, else Very Good to Near Fine.
An attractive production of recipes and Dickensiana, opening with "Soups and invalid food," and covering fish, all varieties of meat and "savoury pies," and concluding with cakes and drinks.