Gill, J. Thompson. THE COMPLETE PRACTICAL CONFECTIONER, IN EIGHT PARTS.
J. Thompson Gill [Chicago]. 1882. (1882: Confectioner & Baker Publishing Co.). First Edition Hard Cover
1st edition. sm8vo. Green cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Pagination: Part I, 93pp. Part II, 76pp. Part III, 30pp. Part IV, 50pp. Part V, 63pp. Part VI, 127pp. Part VII, 48pp. Part VIII, 41pp. + 4pp. publisher advertisements. Inscription in pencil on front free endpaper: :This was Aunt Marg Titch's. she used it when she had a store on the West coast, her very young days. Covers & spine worn, 2 x 1 & 2 1/4 x 1/4 scrapes through the cloth on the front cover and a 3/4 x 1/4 scrape on the back cover, spine extremes frayed, corners bumped, foreedges soiled, pages age toned with scattered light foxing. See PHOTO.