Hutchinson, 1960. Item #53691
GALLATI, Mario. MARIO OF THE CAPRICE. London: Hutchinson, 1960. 8vo., cloth in dust jacket. First Edition, second printing. Signed presentation by Gallati above and below his photographed frontispiece: "To Mrs. Butler, With the very best wishes and delighted to have met you. Mario Gallati, Sept. 62." Born in a tiny village in Northern Italy, Gallati's Caprice restaurant in London's St. James district is one of the world's best-known restaurants. Near fine; several closed tears, nicks, and small chips (touch of soil) d/j. $20.00.