William J. Todd. PORT. second impression, 1926. with jacket and advertising insert for Todd’s A handbook of Wine. very clean and tight. $85.
Woolf. MRS. DALLOWAY. London: The Hogarth Press. 1950. yellow jacket. VG copy with a FEP removed. $75.
Ambrose Heath. GOOD JAMS PRESERVES & PICKLES. London: Faber & Faber, 1947. A very nice copy with a bright pink jacket sunned at the spine. $75.
E. David. SUMMER COOKING. A Penguin Paper back edition from 1972. unused. $20.
Waverley Root. THE FOOD OF FRANCE. A Vintage paperback edition from 1966. unused. $12.
The Silver Thimble Society. HOW WE COOK IN TENNESSEE. 4th edition,1927. Jackson (TN), MCCowat-Mercer. green cloth covers. reinforced text block, unused lined pages, clean. Bookseller stamp on front paste down: The Corner Bookshop, Eleanor Lowenstein’s shop on Fourth Ave, NYC. $135.
D. H. Lawrence. TWILIGHT IN ITALY. New York: W. Huebsch, 1916. a collection of essays including one entitled ‘The Lemon Gardens.’ Lake Garda infamous for her terraced gardens to the west of the lake. A travelogue of a particular, and some might say peculiar person. $75.
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.
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.
anonymous. PUSH CAFE. typewritten 2 page food related poem, pasted into painted boards. interior cloth is holding. glue spots. I can't tell anything more about this mysterious found poem. Looks to be1960's. excerpted portion illustrated below. $125.