New York: The Penguin Press, 2011. Maira Kalman (illustrations). First Edition. Hardcover. USED - Good/ Very Good. Quarter-bound white paperboards with black lettering to red cloth spine. Illustrated endpapers. Light foxing to boards, text block is clean, unmarked and bright. Binding tight and square. Corners lightly softened. Illustrated in full colours. 13 x 19.5 cm. 203 pp. / Very Good. Light wear to edges and spine. A few spots of foxing to interior. Small patch of sticker damage to rear panel. Item #13564
A definitive compendium of food wisdom
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