zz Cocktail Snacks and Canapes: How to Make Them - Mollie Stanley-Wrench (1959) (SOLD)
Cocktail Snacks and Canapes: How to Make Them - Mollie Stanley-Wrench (1959) (SOLD)
Mollie Stanley-Wrench, "Cocktail Snacks and Canapes: How to Make Them" (from "The Home Entertaining Series": London, Herbert Jenkins Ltd, 1952, Fourth Impression 1959). Hardcover (green textured boards) with original pictorial dustwrapper, 91pp, measuring approximately 9.7 x 16.5 x 1.4cm (3.8 x 6.5 x 0.55in). "An important contribution to the success of any cocktail party are the little snacks which accompany the drinks. In these days an anchovy lying forlornly on a finger of toast just will not do, Originality is the keynote and this book is packed with ideas for new and exiting [sic] bonnes bouches."
The dustjacket is much worn, marked and discoloured with creases, splits and tears, and has been mended and reinforced with adhesive tape which has yellowed; the cover is marked and discoloured with fading to the edges, together with some age wear including an indentation to the front and wear and bumping to edges and corners; the front flyleaf bears an old pre-decimal price in pencil; the pages are discoloured with tanning to some edges and some marks together with several creases and general wear from age and use.
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SOLD Mar. 2019