The Art of the Table – C. Herman Senn (1920s)

S$54.00

The Art of the Table – C. Herman Senn (1920s)

S$54.00

Title: The Art of the Table: Including How to Wait at Table, How to Fold Napkins, and How to Carve

Author: C. Herman Senn

Publisher: Ward, Lock & Co., 6th edition. No date, circa 1920s-30s.

Condition: Hardcover, with clipped dust jacket. Some wear to dust jacket, book in very good condition, full of entertaining advertisements and illustrations. 6″ by 4″, 128pp.

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Description

From jacket flap:

An authoritative and unique work on Table Service, of inestimable value to housekeepers, stewards, waiters and all concerned with the preparation and service of meals. From the Laying of the Table, the arrangement of Decorations, and the correct placing of Knives, Forks, Spoons and Glasses, to the Serving and Removal of plates and dishes for the various Courses, is explained in detail. Special attention is devoted to Carving, Folding Table Napkins, the Care and Treatment of Wine, and to the care of Plate and Glass.