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Author Name    Thomas Walker (1784-1836).

Title   Aristology or the Art of Dining. Drawings by Linton Lamb.

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Collectible: Very Good

Type   Hardcover

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

Price = 40.00 USD



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