London. Ward, Lock & Co., 1891.
13 chromolithograph plates including 1 foldout, numerous black and white full page illustrations, xlvi + 1644 pages + 4 unnumbered sheets + 19 sheets of advertisements at back and one at front, 7 7/8 x 5 1/2 inches, cloth-covered boards with decorative embossed spine. 1 x 2 inch piece missing from head of spine, joints cracked but still attached, wear to extremities, toning to front and back covers. Interior very good: clean and bright and tightly bound. From title page, "Entirely new edition, revised, corrected, and greatly enlarged, containing New Coloured Plates and Numerous Full-Page and other Engravings, several hundreds of new recipes for English, French, German, Italian, American, Australian and Indian Cookery, New Menus for Breakfasts, Luncheons, Dinners, Teas and Suppers, With much Valuable Information upon Household and Domestic Matters" Item #55234