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.