The introductory page states: "Sheration Chefs from around the glove request the pleasure of your company on a Gourment Tour of the World. Time: at your convenience, Place: your home. Bon Voyage and Bon Appetit". 303 pages, numerous black and white and color photographs throughout the book, easy to follow recipes and directions for the cuisine of North America and Hawaii, Latin America, Europe, Middle East, Far East and India, Sandwiches, Parties, Beverages, Basics, Weights and Measures and an extensive index. The book jacket is in a poor condition and the book is in a very good condition.