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Urbain Dubois & Emile Bernard - La Cuisine Classique - 1879

Superb works with a remarkable menu section at the beginning of the first volume. A sprawling tribute to haute cuisine with Dubois' usual international flair.

Urbain Dubois is a French chef best known for his books, which have become classics of the culinary arts.

He was the precursor of the service called "Russian", that is to say a service directly on the plate served to each guest, as opposed to "French" where the dishes were all placed on the table. and each guest helps himself as he sees fit and in the order he wishes!

Urbain Dubois & Emile Bernard - The Classic Kitchen - 1879

Good condition of the bindings, works in their period brown half-leather, good condition of the covers, dented corners, rubbed and decorated spine, gilt titles and volume numbers -

Good interior condition, light soiling, 76 charming engravings out of text including frontispiece, marbled flyleaves. Dedication -

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Object Book
Number of Books 2
Subject Cookery, food & drink, Illustrated, Reference works
Author/ Illustrator Urbain Dubois & Emile Bernard
Book Title La Cuisine Classique
Condition Good
Publication year oldest item 1879
Edition Illustrated Edition
Language French
Original language Yes
Publisher E. Dentu
Binding/ Material Half leather
Number of pages 1034
Dimensions 31×25 cm
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