The Wisdom of Andrew Boorde

Leicester: Edgar Backus, 1936. Limited Edition to 550 numbered copies (this copy not numbered). Hardcover. 8vo. 63 pp. Illustrations by A.E. Christopherson. Printed by Falconer Scott at the Garswood Press. Yellow cloth spine over illustrated boards in yellow illustrated dustjacket. A fine copy in near fine dustjacket (some browing to spine; three short closed tears). Item #15022

An abridged version of 'The Dyetary of Helth' by Boorde. The sections chosen which 'best reveal the author, the usages of his age and, more particularly, the organisation of a Tudor household.' Next day shipping. Celebrating our 17th year - all domestic orders ship with Delivery Confirmation Tracking Number - Images available upon request.

Price: $40.00

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