One finds at the same Bookseller and at the home of the Author, no. 8 rue des Champs-Élysées, the Alambic Littéraire by M. Grimod de la Reynière, 2 vols., etc.
The Gourmands’ Almanac,
Serving as guide to the means of creating an excellent table;
Followed by the Itinerary of a Gourmand in diverse neighborhoods of Paris, and a few moral, appetizing and food-related miscellanies, Gourmand anecdotes, etc.
By an old amateur.*
Paris: Maradon, 1803 (Year XI).**
*Grimod calls himself “un vieux amateur,” however, the French use of the word “amateur” implies the expertise of a devoted hobbyist, which the English version does not.
**refers to the French Republican Calendar introduced on October 24, 1793 but which retroactively dated the start of year I to 22 September, 1793.
(c) Carolin C. Young, 2013.