English fare and French wines
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English fare and French wines beingnotes towards the furtherance of the entente cordiale gastronomique by AndreМЃ L. Simon

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Published in London, Newman Neame .
Written in English

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Statementillustrated by Zelma Blakely.
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Number of Pages76
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Open LibraryOL18719741M

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