Hardcover, brown faux leather spine over decoratively printed cloth boards. All edges gilt; silk ribbon marker bound in. A reprint of two separate 1850’s cook-books: Home Cookery by Mrs. Chadwick and the Ladies Indespensable Companion. Introduction illustrated with vignettes of period lithographs and line drawings. No previous ownership marks. A vewry clean, square, fresh copy, near as new. A very fine copy.