Mrs Groundes-Peace's Old Cookery Notebook.

London: The International Wine and Food Publishing Company, Rainbird Reference Books, 1971.

Octavo, 127 pages. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated with engravings throughout. This book was edited by Robin Howe after the untimely death of food researcher Zara Groundes-Peace. It includes British "old cookery lore, household recipes, advice on the choice of kitchen implements, and on dining etiquette". Rust-colored cloth, with illustrated dust jacket in attached mylar protector. Corner of jacket is a bit crushed. Previous owner's inscription to half-title. Near very good.

Price: $25.00