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Title:
Come and Dine: A Collection of Valuable Receipts and Useful Information for Gratuitous Distribution
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 010368

Author: Dorman, O. A.
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: O. A Haven
Place: New Haven
Year: 1872
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 12mo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 12mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Previous owner name label on front end paper. Rust red gilt stamped and decorated cloth over boards, “printed for the publishers by Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor”, title page in facsimile and somehow bound into original binding, Index, 188 pages, recipes interspersed with useful information (schedule for the Centerville Horse Railroad, Housatonic Railroad, distance and fares on the New Haven Railroad, formulas for rat exterminator, jokes, carpet cleaning etc.) and advertisements, many illustrated with woodcuts. Corners and spine ends bumped with a little wear, short tear in cloth at head of spine, covers rubbed, pages lightly toned, a few occasional spots of soil on pages. Illustrator: Robinson, W. Heath and Tittle, Walter. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 11 oz. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Books; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 010368.