Thomas Walker (1784-1836).
Title Aristology or the Art of Dining. Drawings by Linton Lamb.
Book Condition Collectible: Very Good
Publisher Cambridge: University Printing House, 1965
Illustrator Linton Lamb
Seller ID CH814-282
LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies. Square 8vo. 8 1/8 x 7 3/4 inches. (64) pp. 11 half or full-page images throughout; text clean, unmarked. Brown cloth spine, patterned paper over boards, spine titled in gilt, green end papers; binding square and tight, cloth lightly frayed, shelf wear. Very Good. The articles in this Christmas book on the art of dining were published in The Original in London between May and December, 1835. They are illustrated by Linton Lamb, who "entered in to the spirit of the text, and with ... polished assurance ... dressed his figures and laid their tables." Crutchley, A Printer's Christmas Books, p. 32-33.
Thomas Walker, Aristology or the Art of Dining, Linton Lamb, Fine Press, Limited Edition