Bielefeld und Leipzig: Verlag von Velhagen & Klasing, 1925.
Hard Cover. Fifty Fifth Edition. Fifty Fifth edition of Henriette Davidis-Holle’s Practical Cookbook. Arguably Germany’s most famous and influential cookbook author, and certainly her best known work, which remained prominent throughout the late 19th and early 20th century. Text in German. With in text illustrations. Textblock is toned. Front endpaper beginning to separate at the gutter, but holding. Wear to the hinges, and minor soiling to the rear board. Green cloth with dark green lettering with illustration in dark green and white. The publisher’s box is heavily worn, torn at the corners and edges, overall in Poor or Fair condition. With the publisher’s glassine wrapper laid in, chipped, torn, and fully separated at multiple locations.
Very Good binding.