Handbook of Practical Cookery by Matilda Lees Dods
1900. No Edition Remarks. 286 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth. Pages remain bright and clear with minimal tanning and foxing. Heavier tanning to free endpapers and pastedowns. Thumb-marking present. Brown marks to pages 140 and 141. Minor dog-eared corners. Noticeable creasing to gutter. Boards have moderate edge-wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces. Soft crushing to spine ends. Noticeable tanning to spine and edges. Dents to edges. Water staining to boards. Grubby boards. Textblock is shaky.