HARBEN, Katherine and Jenny. Philip Harben’s Count Down Cookery.

(London): J.M. Dent & Sons, Ltd., 1971.  First edition.  Oblong 12mo.  118 pages.  The last cookbook from the first recognized TV celebrity chef.  He compered a BBC TV programme, Cookery, from 1946 to 1951, once ending a TV show four minutes early after retrieving a dish from the oven only to find he had forgotten to turn the oven on.  The volume includes 99 recipes everything from Pot Roast Poussin to Devilled Chicken Legs.  A very good copy in spiral bound covers.  This example stamped File Copy with publication date and price written in ink on the half-title.  Scarce.

Original price was: $85.00.Current price is: $38.00.

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