I will be closed February 14-26 th

Joanne Hendricks, Cookbooks

488 Greenwich Street

New York, New York 10013

tel: 212 226 5731


       I will be closed February 14-26th


Please call if you are making a special trip

   or text me: 212 920 9324 


If you have books to sell - send me an email with pictures 







8oz tins. Loose. very smokey. excellect with a twist of Meyer lemon and sugar. 


This is a  dominotier for an evantail or handfan. The bright colors are reminscencent of Tarascon fabric-- at least to me.   It's in the shop until I'm ready to part with it-- bright and  charming and framed with provenance. 


Percy Bysshe Shelley. A VINDICATION OF NATURAL DIET. London: The Shelley Society Publication. 1886. A passionate essay urging a diet of raw fruits and vegetables and no meats. $325.


THE ART OF EATING. Cleveland & NY: The World Publishing Company, 1954. Jacket photo by Man Ray. a vg/vg copy. bright and clean. $125.




Gertrude Stein. TENDER BUTTONS. OBJECTS  FOOD   ROOMS.  New York: Claire Marie (3 East Fourteenth St.) 1914. small papercovered book with green paste on, bruised corner, repaired spine  but original all there. some darkening to the spine and edges of the book, same for the back cover. inside perfect. 1 sentence to a paragraph or 2: ROASTBEEF; MUTTON; BREAKFAST; SUGAR; CRANBERRIES; MILK; EGGS APPLE; TAILS; LUNCH; CUP; RHUBARB; SINGLE; FISH;, etc.  $1900.


Teresa Calleja and Gloria Sesto. LA COCINERA POBLANA. 300 RECETAS DE ENTREMES, SOPAS, PESCADOS, CARNES, AVES, ENSALADAS, SALSAS, PASTELES, DULCES.  La Cocinera Poblana. Mexico: El Libro Espanol, ca.1950. bright pictorial paper covers, uncut pages. starting with kitchen recommendations, then Cocteles  to Salsas. 246 + index— a  bright, tight, clean copy. $225.


Emily Post. ETIQUETTE THE BLUE BOOK OF SOCIAL USAGE. NY: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 7th printing April 1930 of the New and Enlarged Edition November 1927. exceptionally clean and tight with a bright jacket. $75.


An Anglo-Indian. INDIAN COOKERY “LOCAL’ FOR YOUNG HOUSE-KEEPERS. Bombay: The Imperial Press, 1887. second edition. 128 +14 pages. a very scarce copy, in worn condition. card covers, cloth covering over spine - very worn, vg and unmarked inside- though all is in a fragile state— intact. FEP torn, back cover has a corner missing. excellent recipes. in English. $450.


F. T. Marinetti e Fillia.  LA CUCINA FUTURISTA. Milano: Casa Editrice Sonzogno, 1932. # 759. 12mo. 267pp. bright yellow wraps with bold red titles. a very good copy ! $4000.


Reese. WHISKEY IN A TEA CUP. SIGNED on blue title page. $125.


early printings of Il Vespro:

ERBUARIO SICILIANO.   Il Vespro, 1977. as new copy. $100. 


SICILIANA IN BOCA. Il Vespro, 1974. bright with bumping to the corners. $200.


THE ALICE B. TOKLAS COOK BOOK. NY: Harper & Brothers, 1954. true first edition with errata sheet. jacket design by Shirley Smith with line illustrations by Sir Francis Rose. a near fine copy. part gastronomic tour and part dinner party, part advice and mostly entertaining narrative of these two ladies. $225.


X. Marcel Boulestin. SIMPLE FRENCH FOOD FOR ENGLISH HOMES. London: William Heinemann, 1936. c.1923. 120 pages of  recipes. J. E. Laboureur designed the jacket and the frontis. This copy is nearly new. Inserted, a small newsclipping of lobster cooking instructions by Boulestin. a charming cookbook but tastes have changed— very dated recipes. with a jacket.  $75.


George Saintsbury. NOTES ON A CELLAR. London, 1921. signed.  $200. 


A BOOK OF CAKES. Gertrude Mann. London, 1957. d.j. $60. 


Jane Grigson. THE MUSHROOM FEAST. 1975. $35. 



Catharine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe. THE AMERICAN WOMAN’S HOME: OR, PRINCIPLES OF DOMESTIC SCIENCE; BEING A GUIDE TO THE FORMATION….New York: J. B. Ford and Company, 1870. dedicated to the women of America.  500 pages, + advertising. many illustrations. chapters covering The Christian Family, A Healthful Home, Scientific Domestic Ventilation, Home Decoration, Domestic Exercise, Domestic Manners, The Care of Infants, Earth-Closets, Care of the Homeless, the Helpless, and the Vicious. a very good, clean and tight copy with bright gilt titles. decorative title page and frontis with tissue guard. $149. 



Manuscript Book. 

Bang. 1827. MEDICAL FORMULAE. Household and farm. in neat script. marbled boards, 1/2 leather. $450. 


Malachi MacCormick. IRISH TRADITIONAL COOKING. NY: The Stone Street Press. Slip cased. Hand made, stitched book and signed and numbered. Irish Festive Fare, 1984, #408/995; Irish Traditional Soups, 1984, #377/795; Irish Bread & Cakes, 1981. #203/ 500. gift inscription on slipcase. near as new.  $65. 



Sadahide. A VIEW OF YOKOHAMA.  The right panel of the triptych  shows the one of many labeled Tea Houses, The Gankiro, in Yokahama, with  Cherry blossoms in bloom.  There are rice paddies near the river, walled compounds or houses, many westerners identified by their outfits and a steamer. early 19th century. There are 3 printed panels.  $600.