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Cups and Their Customs 1869  

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Cups and their Customs [with] The Receipt Book of Elizabeth Raper

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  • Cups and their Customs. John Van Voorst, London, 1869. Second Edition.
  • The Receipt Book of Elizabeth Raper. Nonesuch Press, Soho, 1924. Unnumbered copy to match the edition limited to 850 copies.

Scarce volume on the history of the cup or goblet as pertaining to a vessel for liquor. Presented with the Nonesuch Press edition of The Receipt Book of Elizabeth Raper, originally written in 1756-1770 but never printed.

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