La Cuisine Gourmande by Michel Gurard
1977. No Edition Remarks. 536 pages. No dust jacket. Signed by the author. Marbled paper covered boards. Signed by the author with dedication to half title page. Pages remain bright and clear with minimal tanning and foxing. Thumb-marking present. Binding remains firm. Boards have moderate edge-wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces. Visible crushing to spine ends. Some tanning to spine and edges. Scuffing to edges. Tearing to joints. Scratches to boards.