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Fashions in Foods in Beverly Hills

by BEVERLY HILLS WOMAN'S CLUB

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3rd Edition
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$70.00

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Beverly Hills, Beverly Hills Woman's Club [1931].. Third edition (so stated; "August, 1931"). 8vo. 3 page introduction by Will Rogers. Illustrations; advertisements. Original white pictorial cloth stamped in black by Vivian V. Robeson (light soiling to back cover), else fine. 239 pages. No dust jacket. No signatures or bookplates. Printed by the Beverly Hills Citizen. Brown 163. Bitting p. 550.… Read more
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$70.00
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The Blue Grass Cook Book

by FOX, Minnie C

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Edition
1st Edition
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$1,150.00

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New York, Fox, Duffield & Company, 1904.. First edition. 8vo. 10 page introduction by John Fox Jr. Frontispiece and 11 halftone photographs on coated paper by Alvin Langdon Coburn. Original blue cloth stamped in dark blue (few small spots). Very good. 350 pages. No dust jacket. No signatures or bookplates. Coburn's photographs show Negro women in the kitchen, engaged in… Read more
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$1,150.00
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A History and Description of Modern Wines

by [WINE]. REDDING, Cyrus

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Edition
3rd Edition
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$130.00

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London, Bell & Daldy, 1871.. Third edition, with additions and corrections (so stated). 8vo. Engraved frontispiece "Relics of the Boar's Head." Woodcuts and diagrams/charts in the text. 440 pages + 14 pages of publisher's advertisements. Original green cloth stamped in blind (spine lacking). Good. No signatures or bookplates.. 3rd Edition. Hardcover. Good.
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$130.00
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"Gone With The Wind" Cook Book

by [MITCHELL, Margaret]

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Published
1939
Edition
1st Edition
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$45.00

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[Bloomfield, NJ, Pebeco Tooth Paste, ca 1939-40]., 1939. First edition. Thin 8vo. Publisher's foreword. Illustrated with vignettes of food and black characters. Index. Original stiff color pictorial wrappers (slight soiling to lower cover). Very good. 48 pages. Upper cover depicts Vivien Leigh as "Scarlett O'Hara at Tara, in a scene from the Motion Picture 'Gone With the Wind.'" An advertising… Read more
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New York, GMG Publishing/Parents Magazine Enterprises, 1982., 1982. First edition thus ("New Presidential Edition"). 4to. Preface by Margaret Brown Klapthor. Introductory notes by Helen Duprey Bullock and Celia G. Segal. Illustrated with 170 color photographs by Otto Maya; over 80 color portraits; numerous b/w illustrations; color pictorial endpapers. Dust jacket (unclipped). Fine. 237 pages. No signatures or bookplates.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.… Read more
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$22.50
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Pheasants for Peasants

by ROYLE, Selna and George Renavent

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Published
1956
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$12.50

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Los Angeles, Ward Ritchie Press [1956]., 1956. 8vo. Pictorial title page. Original stiff pictorial wrappers stamped in red and black. Very good. 127 pages. No signatures or bookplates.. Soft cover. Very Good.
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$12.50
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Lunching and Dining at Home

by OWEN, Jeanne

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Published
1942
Edition
1st Edition
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$22.50

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New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1942., 1942. First edition (so stated). 8vo. Dust jacket (unclipped; short tear). Very good. 284 pages + 17 page index.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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$22.50
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A Dream Like This

by REEVE-JONES, Alan

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Published
1974
Edition
1st Edition
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$16.50

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[London] Elm Tree Books [1974]., 1974. First edition (so stated). 8vo. Foreword by Hugh MacDairmid. Illustrated in color and b/w halftones; chapter illustrations by D.A. Mckay. Index of recipes. Dust jacket (unclipped). Fine. 122 pages. No signatures or bookplates.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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$16.50
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The Los Angeles Times Book of California Wines

by BALZER, Robert Lawrence

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Published
1984
Edition
1st Edition
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$26.50

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New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. [1984]., 1984. First edition. Square 4to. Edited by Darlene Geis. Foreword by Maynard A. Amerine. Introduction by Robert F. Erburu. Illustrated with over 400 color and b/w photographs; 1 color map. Dust jacket (unclipped). Fine. 272 pages. No signatures or bookplates.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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$26.50
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Early American Inebrietatis

by CRAHAN, Marcus Esketh

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Published
1964
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$75.00

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Los Angeles, The Zamorano Club, 1964., 1964. 4to. 8 facsimile illustrations; text designs by Marion Kornfeld. Original 1/2 tan cloth over pictorial brown boards with printed paper label on the spine. Very good. One of 150 copies printed by the Plantin Press for the joint meeting of the Roxburghe Club and the Zamorano Club (so stated on tipped in bookplate)..… Read more
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$75.00
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Living on a Little

by BENTON, Caroline French

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Published
1917
Edition
1st Edition
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$85.00

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Boston, The Page Company Publishers [1917, 1909]., 1917. First edition, third printing (so stated; "April, 1917"). 8vo. Original brown pictorial cloth stamped in red, black and cream signed "AS" with a design of a couple and their dog at the dinner table. Very good. 268 pages. No dust jacket. No signatures or bookplates.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.
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$85.00
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Wine: A Brief Encyclopedia

by JAMES, Walter

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Published
1960
Edition
1st Edition
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$40.00

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New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1960 [1959]., 1960. First American edition. 8vo. Decorations and endpapers by Harold Freedman. Dust jacket (price clipped). Very good. 208 pages. No signatures or bookplates. Dictionary/glossary of wine, brandy and other spirits. Printed by the Aldine Press.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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$40.00
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Cooking With Curry

by BROBECK, Florence

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Published
1952
Edition
1st Edition
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$17.50

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New York, M. Barrows and Co., 1952., 1952. First edition, first printing (so stated: "October, 1952"). 8vo. Dust jacket (unclipped; few nicks). Very good. 192 pages. No signatures or bookplates. First book ever published on curry dishes, containing 178 curry recipes from around the world (not solely limited to India).. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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$17.50
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"Marilyn, Are You Sure You Can Cook?" He Asked: A Memoir

by LEWIS, Marilyn

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Published
2000
Edition
1st Edition
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$27.50

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Berkeley, Ten Speed Press [2000]., 2000. First edition, first printing (so stated). 8vo. Illustrations from b/w photographs and sketches; pictorial endpapers. Pictorial dust jacket designed by Campana Design (unclipped). Fine. 224 pages. No other signatures or bookplates. Signed and inscribed by Marilyn Lewis on the title page in black ink: "To Irene and David Karney: We go back a long… Read more
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A Dictionary of Gastronomy

by SIMON, Andre L

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Published
1949
Edition
1st Edition
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$17.50

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New York, Farrar, Straus and Company, 1949., 1949. First American edition (from English sheets). Small 4to. Original blue cloth stamped in gilt. Very good. 264 pages. No dust jacket.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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$17.50
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The Home Book of Turkish Cookery

by LAMB, Venice

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Published
1969
Edition
1st Edition
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$13.50

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London, Faber and Faber [1969]., 1969. First edition (so stated). 8vo. About 10 b/w vignettes by the author. Glossary. Dust jacket (price clipped). Very good. 168 pages. No signatures or bookplates. Small bookseller's ticket on the front pastedown.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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$13.50
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In The Twlight

by SIMON, Andre L

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Published
1969
Edition
1st Edition
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$22.50

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London, Michael Joseph, 1969., 1969. First edition. Tall 8vo. Frontispiece b/w photograph. Bibliography. Dust jacket (price clipped; few nicks). Very good. 182 pages. No signatures or bookplates. Printed by the Curwen Press.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Andre Simon's French Cook Book

by SIMON, Andre

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Published
1948
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Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1948 [1938]., 1948. New edition, ("April, 1948") revised and edited by Crosby Gaige. Editor's introduction; chapter 5 "American Wines" by Frank Schoonmaker. 5 color plates by Nancy Dyer. Glossaries. Dust jacket (price clipped). Very good. 342 pages. No signatures or bookplates.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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$22.50
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The Up-To-Date Waitress

by HILL, Janet McKenzie

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Published
1934
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$65.00

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Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1934., 1934. 8vo. Frontispiece and 50 illustrations. Original pictorial olive cloth stamped in white and black with a maid standing in the foreground, a table and a buffet in the background (light foxing at edges). Very good. 184 pages. No dust jacket. No signatures or bookplates. An attractive pictorial cloth binding.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.… Read more
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$65.00
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Dinner at Omar Khayyam's

by [SAROYAN, William]. MARDIKIAN, George

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Published
1944
Edition
1st Edition
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$32.50

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New York, The Viking Press, 1944., 1944. First edition (so stated). 8vo. Foreword by William Saroyan. 12 page introduction by Joseph Henry Jackson. Dust jacket designed by Immerman Studio (unclipped). Very good. 158 pages. No signatures or bookplates.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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$32.50

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