The Court and Country Cook

The Court and Country Cook

PriceFrom $120.00

5.5" x 8.5"

488 pgs


A 1702 translation of François Massialot's Cuisinier royal et bourgeois of 1691.


Massialot's book was reissued and updated often in French during the 18thC, but only once in English. The book is full of savories and sweets, liqueurs and confitures, instructions for table settings and menues for fat days and lean (fasting meals according to the church's calendar).


$120 1/4 Calf

$125 1/2 Calf

$135 Full Calf, Plain Endpapers

$145 Full Calf with Marbled Endpapers


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    • 25% cotton, acid free antique ivory laid paper
    • Handsewn with linen thread on hemp cords
    • Bound in your choice of 1/4, 1/2 or Full leather.
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    • Marbled Paper may be added to the inside of Full covers for an additional charge.  

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