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We hold 1st Editions fiction and non-fiction specialising in cookery and travel.  We mainly deal in general stock but we also hold a large quantity of local history (Northamptonshire).

The Oyster


A good tight copy in original binding. 96pp+8pp adverts at rear. Spine still attached but paper showing signs of wear. " one shilling", and title, "The Oyster", are printed on spine.Title page illustration by George Cruickshank repeated on front board . Frontispiece by Edmund Evans.As the title implies the book tells one where, how, and when to find, breed, cook and eat the oyster.Ref. Cagle, Oxford and Bitting.