Lambeth Method of Cake Decoration & Pratical Pastries 1936
Lambeth Method of Cake Decoration & Pratical Pastries by Joseph A Lambeth , First Edtion 1936.
Published by Virtue and Company Limited, London, 1936
First UK Edition, First Impression
Printed by The Darien Press, Edinburgh
Original dark red/burgundy cloth, front board with relief within large lame-textured gilt roundel enclosed by blind-stamped scalloped border, relief title to spine on gilt round, top edge red
Complete with 6 advertisement leaves.
Title-page printed in red and black, richly illustrated with photographs including 20 colour plates
Binding tight and not loose as commonly found with this bulky publication
Not an ex-library copy, a carefully looked-after used copy, devoid of stains from kitchen-use usually associated with this title
Very good condition
Joseph A Lambeth was an award-winning American pastry chef who emigrated to England and founded his own successful pastry school.
A truly scarce copy of a classic of its genre in this condition
A genuine collector’s item for cookery book aficianados
Height 31.5 cm, Width 24.5 cm and Depth 3.75 cm
Stock number: H428/578