Lobscouse & Spotted Dog: Which it's a gastronomic companion to the Aubrey/ Maturin novels.
Aubry and Maturin being, of course, the heroes of Patrick O'Brian's historical novels - adventures with the British Navy during the Napoleonic Wars. Authentic recipies from the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Excerpts from the novels, historical notes on the origins of the dishes, advice on preparing roasts, puddings, and pies. 1997. Hb, dj. NEW. $20.00