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image of The Wife's Own Book of Cookery - Containing upwards of Fifteen Hundred original Receipts

The Wife's Own Book of Cookery - Containing upwards of Fifteen Hundred original Receipts

by Frederick Bishop

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London: Ward and Lock Very informative book on cookery Contains 398 pages in overall clean condition just the occasional foxing spots to the first and last few pages, few tiny pin holes to title page where previos owner pinned notes, rear endpapers have two marks where something may have been pasted in the past,.there is a hand written sheet of… Read more
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Halophytes for Food Security in Dry Lands

by Muhammad Ajmal Khan; Dr. Munir Ozturk; Bilquees Gul; Muhammad Zaheer Ahmed

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Published
2016
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780128018545
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£62.85

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Oxford Uk: Academic Press, 2016. Very informative book on Halophytes for Food Security in Dry Lands, 338 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as published plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated card covers are bright and clean. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE… Read more
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L'argot du Bistrot

by Robert Giraud

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9782862340272
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£50.27

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Paris: Marval, 1989. Very informative book of words and phrases associated with wine and drink in France, TEXT in FRENCH, no English translation. 157 pages in very bright clean condition. Many quality B/w photographs of people ,from all walks of life, in bars and restaurants taken by various Photographers, all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is also… Read more
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Notes from a Collectors Catalogue with a Bibliography of English Cookery Books

by A W Oxford

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Published
1909
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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£86.80

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London: John and Edward Bumpus Limited, 1909. Fascinating book on the authors passion for collecting all manner of items including cookery books of which he gives a very informative bibliography.116 pages in very bright clean condition, untrimmed on two sides, browned to endpapers, all other pages bright and clean. INSCRIPTION from author on front endpaper A B from A… Read more
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La Cuisine De Tous Les Mois

by Phileas Gilbert

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Published
1899
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Second Edition
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£37.75

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Paris: Librairie Paul Ollendorff, 1899. Very informative book on cooking and recipes, second edition 1899 TEXT IN FRENCHno english translation. Contains 710 pages in bright clean condition, pages browned at edges as usual due to quality of paper used, some browning to endpapers and former owners name on front endpaper. Several B/w illustrations, all present plus very… Read more
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Trink Bruderlein Trink GERMAN TEXT

by Robert L Wyss

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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£24.53

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Germany: Hess Holding, 1994. Excellent book on Beer Steins, TEXT IN GERMAN, 188 pages in very bright clean condition, Many colourphotographs and illustrations plus very informative text IN GERMAN, Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. Hardcover.
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image of Insects as Human Food a Chapter of the Ecology of Man

Insects as Human Food a Chapter of the Ecology of Man

by F S Bodenheimer

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Published
1951
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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£220.19

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The Hague: Dr W Junk Publishers, 1951. An in depth study of insects as food throughout history and around the World. 352 pages in very bright clean condition. Many B/w photographs and illustrations accompany the very informative text, very light browning to endpapers and outer edges of pages. Outer boards are very bright and clean. dustwrapper is slightly browned on… Read more
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Food for the Gods

by Lucullus

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Published
1931
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Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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£18.87

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London: Grant Richards, 1931. Cookery and recipe book from 1931, no other date possibly first edition but cannot be sure.195 pages in overall bright clean condition just light browning to outer edges of pages and very occasional tiny foxing spots, top edges of pages are goldwhich is a little dulled. Many recipes for starters, main dishes, sweets and cakes. Outer… Read more
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The Royal Cookery Book Le Livre De Cuisine

by Jules Gouffe

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Published
1869
Condition
Good
Edition
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£150.98

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London: Sampson Low Son and Marston, 1869. Antiquarian cook book new household edition published 1869 in English translated from the French by Alphonse Gouffe. 599 pages plus two pages of adverts. Packed with details of cooking and recipes with many illustrtions. Pages are overall clean just a few occasional light marks, slight browning to extreme edges. Outer boards… Read more
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The Italian Confectioner or Complete Economy of Desserts

by G A Jarrin

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Published
1827
Condition
Good
Edition
Third Edition
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£352.30

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London: William H Ainsworth, 1827. Antiquarian book on cookery, 276 pages in overall clean condition just a few very occasional small light foxing spots ,frontispiece portrait has some light water staining around blank margins light overall browning and some foxing. Two pull out extended pages at rear with illustrations of various pieces of equipment, one is lightly browned the… Read more
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Further Development of Catering Services at Lord's the Home of Cricket

by National Leisure Catering

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£56.62

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London: National Leisure Catering Ltd, 1994. Detailed account of a proposal by N L C Ltd for the further development of catering services at Lord's Cricket Ground, presented to Marylebone Cricket Club St. Johns Wood London on 7th May 1994. Oblong format book with spiral metal spine, 56 pages in very bright clean condition, colour and B/w illustrations plus… Read more
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image of Shotenchiku Extra Number 35 Excellent Shop Designs Cafe and Retaurant

Shotenchiku Extra Number 35 Excellent Shop Designs Cafe and Retaurant

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9784785800963
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£25.16

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Japan: Shotenchiku, 1988. Excellent book on architectural design of cafes and restaurants in Japan, 220 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs and architectural illustrations plus very informative text in english and Japanese. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 12… Read more
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Wine the Vine and the Cellar

by Thomas George Shaw

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Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited Edition
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£138.40

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Baltimore: Bacchus Press Ltd Limited edition facsimile of the second edition of this book on wine. This book is limted to 500 copies, 540 pages plus 24 pages of adverts at end. Book is very bright and clean with attractive imitation leather binding with gold decoration, pull out double page illustration at front. Small raised bump at base of spine… Read more
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The Practice of Cookery Pastry Pickling Preserving Etc

by Mrs Frazer

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Published
1791
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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£500.76

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Edinburgh: Peter Hill, 1791. Antiquarian cookery book, 254 pages with much information on how to prepare meats, sauces, pickles, preserves, puddinggs and much more. Two illustrated plates at front of book. Pages are overall clean with just some occassional marks on a few pages and slight browning to outer edges of pages. Book is bound in full leather which is… Read more
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The Cook and Housewife's Manual

by Mrs Margaret Dods

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Published
1827
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Second Edition
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£553.61

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Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, 1827. Antiquarian cookery book giving receipts for making soups, gravies, ragouts, pies, puddings, pickles and preserves plus home made wines and much more. 525 pages with some foxing and some marks throughout, foxing is a little heavier at beginning and end few pages but not excessive and percentage of pages affected is quite low. Some illustrations.… Read more
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Modern Grocery Display

by C L T Beeching

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London: The Caxton Publishing company Limited Book subtitled A practical work on window dressing and interior display. A book not dated but looks around 1940s possibly earlier, giving details of window dressing and shop displays for the Grocery trade. 377 pages packed with information plus many colour and B/w photographs and illustrations of the displays and the old shops, a… Read more
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