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Julia Child. THE FRENCH CHEF COOKBOOK. NY: Knopf, 1968. no edition stated, presumed first. in almost perfect, pages toned. SIGNED by Julia !!! on the half title.
THE PICAYUNE CREOLE COOK BOOK. New Orleans: The Picayune, 1901, second edition (stated) dark colored pebbled cloth covered boards, faded title on spine, slight cocking, light bumping to corners, toned pages, tight and clean inside. Previous owners name and date on FEP Mary Louise Trumbull Cogswell, New Orleans May 24, 1906.
unrivaled Creole cookery. see picture at the end of this page. $495.
Jude. MEDICINAL AND PERFUMERY PLANTS AND HERBS OF IRELAND. Dublin: M. H. Gill and Son, Ltd., 1933. 124 pages. dustwrapper. 12 Chapters that include a Bibliography, Collecting, Plant Drugs and their Preparations, Extractions of Perfumes, Weights and Measures, etc. A small handbook with some Gaellic interspersed, and several color plates. $150.
Matthew Robinson, M.D. THE NEW FAMILY HERBAL: COMPRISING A DESCRIPTION, AND THE MEDICAL VIRTUES OF BRITISH AND FOREIGN PLANTS, FOUNDED ON THE WORKS OF EMINENT MODERN….London: William Nicholson and Sons. n.d. ca 1870’s. $135.
F. Marian McNeill. THE SCOT’S KITCHEN. London: Blackie & Sons, Limited, 1929. 1st edition. in a VG copy in a VG jacket. light foxing to page edges. $150.
Virginia Woolf. WALTER SICKERT: A CONVERSATION. London: The Hogarth Oress, 1934. pale blue card covers, a clean bright copy with slightest toning to edges, sewn binding. Cover design by Vanessa Bell. sold
“By An Old Lady Resident.” THE MADRAS COOKERY BOOK. Madras: Higginbotham & Co., 1912. fifth edition. revised and enlarged. 125 pages. redish cloth covered boards, a very clean copy, well preserved. title on spine. good recipes, many pickles and chutneys. $465.
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.
THE HOUSEHOLD: A MONTHLY JOURNAL DEVOTED TO THE INTERESTS OF THE AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE. VOLUME II- November 1869- Brattleboro: George E. Crowell $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.
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.
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.