Life In Normandy, Sketches On French Fishinh, Farming, Cooking, Natural History And Politics Drawn From Nature
Edmonston & Douglas
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xviii 407 pages, TEG, frontis drawing of the author, engraved title vignette, light browning to last few pages, small angling plate of Alfred Denniston to front paste down, bound in 1/2 tan morroco, gilt fishing motif to spine compartments, red labels, vg. First published in 1848 in 2 volumes with illustrations. This is the first 1 volume edition without plates in a cheaper form. The preface notes the book is meant "for people who catch or earn their food and who cannot afford cooks"
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