A good tight copy in original binding. 96pp+8pp adverts at rear. Spine still attached but paper showing signs of wear. " one shilling", and title, "The Oyster", are printed on spine.Title page illustration by George Cruickshank repeated on front board . Frontispiece by Edmund Evans.As the title implies the book tells one where, how, and when to find, breed, cook and eat the oyster.Ref. Cagle, Oxford and Bitting.
Author Eustace Clare, Grenville Murray
Publisher Truber & Co