Joanne Hendricks, Cookbooks

antiquarian out of print unusual




New York, New York 10013

tel: 212 226 5731 

TEL: 212 920 9324




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Edith and John Watts. JESSE’S BOOK OF CREOLE AND DEEP SOUTH RECIPES. NY: The Viking Press, 1954. first edition. a tribute of a book for the self-made chef for the prominent Ballard family of Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi. ‘as new’ copy with slight jacket scuffs. $150. 


Elizabeth Craig & Andre Simon. MADEIRA WINE CAKES & SAUCE. London: Constable & Co., 1933. 153 pages. a few Madeira essays and recipes. an unused copy, title on spine, brown polished cloth. $75. 



Interesting table decorations--


Derby Porcelain. 2 cows, often found in  pairs like these two, or a variant of the pair, very early 19th century. No chips, scratches or repairs. An unusual decorative addition to a 21st Century table!  the set-  $900.

above:  5 matching early 19th century Fitzhugh syllabubs


                  below:36 superb French claret glasses- ca.      1820


Mrs. Virginia E. James. ‘ LA CREOLE’ COOK BOOK. Memphis: Van Vleet-Mansfield Drug Company, 1892. 526. thicker yellowed pages, mostly a general cookbook with Van Vleet-Mansfield Drug Company full page advertising for their products: Louisiana Creole Hair Restorer, Sweet’s Honey Vermifuge!, Plantation Chill Cure, Magic Arnica Liniment & Mississippi Diarrhoea Cordial.Mostly,  mostly a solid copy but crude recent repairs to end pages. $150.




J. George Frederick and Jean Joyce. LONG ISLAND SEAFOOD COOK BOOK. NY: The Business Bourse, 1939. exceptional copy, bright jacket, light shelf wear. booksellers label from Eleanor Lowenstein's Corner Book Shop, NYC. $375. 

Baked Flounder, Ronkonkoma, Shrimp-Flounder Rolls, Port Washington Scallops and Oysters-Crabs, Seaford Shad With Sorrel, Sheepshead Bay Boullibaisse, Sunrise Highway.