Pantheon Books, 1973, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good ], Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First
176 pages, indexed, photographic illustrated dust jacket. Previous owner's name stamp on front end page, and faint stain from water on the lower portion of the boards. Colour transfer and quarter damage to the lower portion of the dust jacket and spine, mainly visible from the verso, fading of the spine section of the wrapper. . Far more than a simple collection of recipes, this book vividly describes the history and traditions of Peking food, the bustling world of the East Market, and the narrow lanes of Peking's food stalls and barrows.. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Cooking -- Chinese; ISBN: 0394485025. ISBN/EAN: 9780394485027. Inventory No: 0221846.