How to Cook a Hippopotamus The Folio Book of Quaint and Curious Advice. Ian Pindar.

How to Cook a Hippopotamus The Folio Book of Quaint and Curious Advice

Illustrated by John Holder Hardcover, London: Folio Society, 2006. First Edition; First Printing. Near Fine. "Containing much FANCIFUL INSTRUCTION on How to Choose a Wife, How to Avoid Work, How to Smile and Amuse Children; as well as Guidance on Roughing It, Cultivating a Magnetic Gaze, Defending Yourself against a Mad Dog and on How to Visit an Old English Inn; to which is added a Hangman's Ready Reckoner and Certain Other Items of Interest. All very proper and to be read and kept in every family." Ships same or next business day. Spine is slightly skewed. Small bumps on bottom corners and spine tail. Thin scratches on back board. Pages are clean and tight. No dust jacket. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 116 pages. [Item #70616]

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