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    Dick Humelbergius Secundus. Apician Morsels. New York: J. & J. Harper, 1829. First American edition. Twelvemo. 212, [2], 2 pages of advertisements. Contemporary quarter leather with paper-covered boards. Rubbed and worn with rear board detached. Soiling and foxing throughout. About good.

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    Apician Morsels; or, Tales of the Table, Kitchen, and Larder: Containing a New and Improved Code of Eatics; Select Epicurean Precepts; Nutritive Maxims, Reflections, Anecdotes, &c. Illustrating the Veritable Science of the Mouth; which Includes the Art of Never Breakfasting at Home, and Always Dining Abroad.

     

    Contemporary leather with paper covered boards. Rubbing and abrading to extremities with soiling and pencil marks to boards. Joints split and rear board detached. Foxing and soiling throughout with staining to upper margin of textblock. Charming woodcut illustrations. A worn copy in about good condition.



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