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HOLT, VINCENT M.,
Why Not Eat Insects ? [on Dustjacket : Insects, a Victorian Cookery Book .
. With 7 illustrations by Pauk Wakelin (e.g. Pure of woodlice, Candied web sorbet, Chinese style slug stew etc.also striking chapter headings by this illustrator. the original title -- Why Not Eat Insects ? -- published in 1885 was re-issued by Thornton's of Oxford in 1995 with an extra dust jacket bearing the title -- Insects, a Victorian cookery book -- . Also included are 2 menus in French and English. the oroiginal book appeared in 1885 and its title page is also shown on one of the plates. Text entirely re-set from the 1885 edition by Daniel Meeuws. 68pp. ISBN 0854550240, there are 2 editions, each with a different dust jacket, see website for pictures and illustrations. (ISBN: 0854550240) .
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Book number: 092039-4
GBP 1.50 [Appr.: EURO 1.75 US$ 1.98 | JP 225]
Catalogue: Humour
Keywords: Cookery Humor Humour Insectsholt 0854550240

 
HOLT, VINCENT
Why Not Eat Insects ?
. With 7 illustrations by Pauk Wakelin (e.g. Pure of woodlice, Candied web sorbet, Chinese style slug stew etc.also striking chapter headings by this illustrator. the original title << Why Not Eat Insects ? >> published in 1885 was re-issued by Thornton's of Oxford in 1995 with an extra dust jacket bearing the title > . Also included are 2 menus in French and English. the oroiginal book appeared in 1885 and its title page is also shown on one of the plates. Text entirely re-set from the 1885 edition by Daniel Meeuws. 68pp. ISBN 0854550240, there are 2 editions, each with a different dust jacket, see website for pictures and illustrations. (ISBN: 0854550240) .
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Book number: F2840-4
GBP 0.95 [Appr.: EURO 1.25 US$ 1.26 | JP 143]
Catalogue: Humour
Keywords: Cookery Humor Humour Insectsholt 0854550240

 
STOLTZE, FRIEDRICH
Die Eroeffnung Des Suezkanals. Dramatischer Scherz in 1 Akt.
. Fnfte Auflage, Frankfurt a. M. 1870, Im Selbstverlag des Verfassers, 28pp. no covers, text frayed and browned.
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Book number: F0469
GBP 4.95 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.54 | JP 744]
Catalogue: Humour
Keywords: Frankfurt Humour Humor Dialekt

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