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KITCHINER, William (1775?--1827)
[Apicius redivivus. 1818]
Apicius redivivus. The cook's oracle: containing practical receipts ... on the most economical plan for private families; also, the art of composing the most simple, and most highly finished broths, gravies, soups, ... the result of actual experiments made in the kitchen of a physician, for the purpose of composing a culinary code for the rational epicure, ... The second edition, carefully revised.
London: printed for John Hatchard; and sold by Messrs. Simpkin and Marshall; Underwoods; Ogle and Co.; Otridge; and Stodart; and by all booksellers and newsmen in town and country, 1818.
[4], 592 p., engr. frontis., 8 p. engr. music ; 15.7 cm. (12º)

Anonymous. By William Kitchiner. First edition published in 1817 (q.v.). Final 8 pages contain 'Ancreontic Song' with engraved music.

Binding C19th half calf, marbled-paper boards, gilt double-ruled spine, red spine-label. One of two copies bound by Edwin Hutchinson for 2s. 8d., 5 December 1829. (Archives 7/10/17. Book binding).

Reference Number 4544


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