Trois Cents Manières de Cuire et Accommoder le Gibier. [cover title: 250 Cents Manières de Cuire et Accommoder le Gibier].

Paris: Albin Michel, Editeur, [1922].

16mo. (18.5 x 12 cm.), 156 pages. ~ FIRST EDITION. A compilation of recipes for the proper preparation of game. The author, Paul Mégnin (1868-1952) wrote at least three books on game, this one focused on recipes, a second surveying the rare game breeds of France, and his first, an instruction manual for raising game, both animals and birds. He was perhaps best known for a series of nearly a dozen books on dogs. Some age toning throughout, otherwise very good. In publisher’s color-illustrated wrapper in roto-gravure, with a design by Robert Salles. Some wear to extremities; one inch closed tear to rear panel. Overall near very good. Scarce. [OCLC locates just one copy (Bibliothèque Nationale de France)].

Price: $250.00

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