(Tarzana, CA): Raheb, Barbara J., 1984. Raheb, Barbara J.. (22)ff. One of 300 copies, signed by the author, illustrator, and publisher Barbara Raheb. Frontispiece illustration of a medieval banquet, and the text is a facsimile of Raheb's own manuscript-style calligraphy. This miniature cookbook provides insight into the tastes and traditions of the Middle Ages. Contains recipes for common medieval fare, including Swithin Cream, a "golden lemon and dandelion cream, eaten with apple wedges," and Amyndoun Seaw, a "popular vegetable gruel." Bound in brown leatherette with a tan onlay, gilt-stamped with the title and decorative elements on the cover and spine. No clasp, else fine. (Bradbury, p. 214). (1 3/8 by 7/8; 35x23mm).
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