Little & Son, 1894, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Early
BARON de BUSH and RICHARD ARTHUR BUSH. Recipes for the Manufacture of Aerated & Mineral Waters and Cordials, London: Little & Son, 1894. Thin octavo, 4th edition, pp. x, 11-98, 16 (ads), red cloth boards with gilt lettering to front, all edges gilt. Recipes for non-alcoholic drinks, some archaic (spruce beer) but most more or less recognizable to modern taste buds. It is puzzling as to why this book is labeled "private and confidential." Very scarce; Worldcat locates only 2 copies, at UC Davis. See Noling p. 89. Condition of this book: A few marks on covers, sunned spine, overall very good. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Britain/UK; 19th century; Cooking, Wine & Dining. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54214.