Herrin, Illinois: Trovillion Private Press at the Sign of the Silver Horse, 1939.
Tall duodecimo, 120 pages. First printing of this limited edition; number 170 of 279 signed and numbered copies. A delightful small press printing of the popular early 17th Century cookbook from the noted agriculturalist and inventor Hugh Plat. The work was originally published in 1600 (not 1602 as indicated by this title page). Near fine in publisher's gilt-decorated pink cloth. Dust jacket, printed in navy, green, and silver, is edgeworn and chipped, with title inked onto spine.