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The Adventures of Monsieur Pique Through the Ages

The Adventures of Monsieur Pique Through the Ages

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[16] unnumbered pages.

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Sanborn, Marjorie. THE ADVENTURES OF MONSIEUR PIQUE THROUGH THE AGES. np: Seeman Brothers, Inc., ca. 1936. [16] unnumbered pages. First edition. Original illustrated wrapper. Contemporary ownership signature of original recipient "Mary Carter" on front wrap.

Pamphlet shows very light wear. Very good condition. "The following fanciful excursions into the history of Monsieur Pique are written by Marjorie Sanborn, light versifier and amateur cook, and illustrated by Oscar Fabres, celebrated French artist and a renown gourmet in his own right' This is a previously unrecorded advertising production for a new brand.

Not listed in WORLDCAT. Pique was trademarked in 1936 as "a sauce or seasoning for meat, fish, soup, and the like." 

 

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