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The Classical Theory of Electricity and Magnetism

By Abraham, Max; Becker, Richard

NY: Hafner Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1949. Reprint. Hardcover. Green cloth binding. 2nd English edition conforming to fourteenth German edition of 1949. Translated from the German by John Dougall. xiv, 289pp. .

$35.00

Sourdough Jack's Cookery & Other Things

By Mabee, Sourdough Jack

San Francisco: Argonaut Ventures. Very Good; Some light wear to heel of spine, where covers have worn away . from comb binding.. 1972. Softcover. Red plastic comb binding. Color photo illustrated card covers with French Flaps. Many photos and illustrations. A great cookbook of Western American and Alaskan recipes, anecdotes and information about baking and cooking with sourdough, fish and game cookery and regional food lore. ; 96 pages .

$15.00

A Book for a Cook

Minneapolis: Pillsbury. Very Good; Lower corner of front cover removed, sticker liftoff on front . cover, pages toned.. 1905. Softcover. Color pictorial softcover with cloth spine. An antiquarian recipe book promoting Pillsbury's flour. ; 128 pages .

$15.00

Esquire Party Book

By editors Of Esquire Magazine; Welch, Scotty; Welch, Ronnie

NY: Esquire, Inc.. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly soiled and tattered.. 1965. First Printing. Hardcover. Amusing 60s illustrations by Seymour Chwast. Library of Congress number 65-15415. Index. An amusing time capsule read about the cocktail party life of the 1960s. Lots of great recipes for food and drink, party game ideas, entertaining suggestions, tips on dealing with guest tykes and the whimsical artwork of Seymour Chwast throughout. A really fun book. ; Book Club Edition; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 314 pages .

$14.00

Picasso & Pie:  Blue Hill Buffet\'s Famous Recipe Collection
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Picasso & Pie: Blue Hill Buffet's Famous Recipe Collection

By Thompson, Lynne

Los Angeles: Price Stern Sloan. Very Good; Envelope is lightly soiled and rubbed.. 1964. 1st Pb printing. Softcover. Stapled softcover in original printed envelope. Recipes from the Blue Hill Buffet which was a fundraising effort by the Ladies Social Library of Blue Hill (Bar Harbor, Maine) in the late 1950s and 60s. ; 64 pages .

$15.00

The Mess Officer’s Assistant
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The Mess Officer’s Assistant

By Holbrook, Major L. R.

Fort Leavenworth, KS: U. S. Cavalry Association. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, green paint stains and waterstain . on boards, military supply store stamp on title page.. 1917. Third Edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth. Index. Lucius Roy Holbrook was a career U. S. Army soldier, who wrote this book and other cooking manuals during his tenure as Director of the Army Training School for Bakers and Cooks. The Mess Officers Assistant provides a history of military rations, offers advice about nutrition (less protein, less overall calories needed even for soldiers) , elementary cooking guidelines, and detailed discussion of the garrison ration, by ingredient. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 190 pages .

$30.00

American Cookery Books, 1742-1860
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American Cookery Books, 1742-1860

By Lincoln, Waldo; Lowenstein, Eleanor

Worcester, MA: American Antiquarian Society. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket tattered and missing section at top . of rear panel.. 1954. Revised Edition. Hardcover. One of 500 numbered copies. Red cloth with glassine jacket. An enlarged culinary bibliography describing 490 American cooking titles. Index of authors, index of titles. .

$40.00

The Sherlock Holmes Cookbook:  Or Mrs. Hudson\'s Stoveside Companion Formed  Upon Principles of Economy and Adapted to the Use of Private Families by  Two Gentlemen and Which Contains in One Volume, \
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The Sherlock Holmes Cookbook: Or Mrs. Hudson's Stoveside Companion Formed Upon Principles of Economy and Adapted to the Use of Private Families by Two Gentlemen and Which Contains in One Volume, "Holmes Cooking", by John Farrell and "Baker Street Meals and Menus", by Sean Wright

By Farrell, John; Wright, Sean

NY: Drake Publishers Inc. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Fore-edges soiled, jacket . price-clipped and tattered.. 1976. Hardcover. 0847310035 . Engravings by F. Dwight Shundo. Author photos on rear jacket flap. Index. The perfect volume to help you plan your next Baker Street Irregulars banquet. ; 228 pages .

$15.00

Plots and Pans:  Recipes and Antidotes from the Mystery Writers of America
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Plots and Pans: Recipes and Antidotes from the Mystery Writers of America

By Webb, Nancy (editor) ; Webb, Jean Francis (editor)

NY: Wynwood Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket toned.. 1989. First Printing. Hardcover. 0922066019 . Green paper boards quarterbound in tan cloth. Black and white illustrations, who's who author list, and index. Enjoy the culinary plots of your favorite mystery writers as they share with you the special recipes that have won them accolades -meals from the writers respite, even the dishes cooked up by their own mystery characters! Introduction by Isaac Asimov and illustrated by Gahan Wilson. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 287 pages .

$13.00

Madame Maigret’s Recipes
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Madame Maigret’s Recipes

By Courtine, Robert J. ; Manheim, Mary (translator)

NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Front jacket flap creased, jacket . rubbed.. 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Preface by Georges Simenon. Translated from the French by Mary Manheim. Illustrations by Nikolaus E. Wolff. Wine glossary by Jack Lang. Illustrated boards. Index. A delightful literary cookbook featuring recipes by the wife of the fictional Inspector Maigret in Simenons long running mystery series. ; 183 pages .

$30.00

Wholesale Price List, James M. Bell. Co.
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Wholesale Price List, James M. Bell. Co.

NY: James M. Bell Co.. Very Good; Staples rusted, front cover stained.. N.D.. Softcover. Wholesale Price List, James M. Bell Co. , importers and jobbers of wines and liquors, 433 Washington Street, New York, circa 1915. Olive printed stapled card covers. Pre-Prohibition prices and descriptions of various wines, liquors, bitters, mineral waters, sodas, and cordials. Measures 6.25 x 3.5 inches. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 22 pages .

$25.00

Juliette\'s Green Tomatoes, Take One
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Juliette's Green Tomatoes, Take One

By Roberts, Nancy

Juliette, GA: JDI Press. Very Good. 1994. Softcover. Printed green card covers with black plastic comb binding. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 90 pages .

$10.00

Pearl S. Buck\'s Oriental Cookbook
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Pearl S. Buck's Oriental Cookbook

By Buck, Pearl S.

NY: Simon & Schuster. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Head and foot of spine toned. Jacket . toned, chipped with closed tear.. 1972. First Printing. Hardcover. 0671213660 . Red paper boards quarterbound in red cloth. Illustrations, glossary, and index. A rich and varied collection of the best dishes from all of Asia by America's best-loved Nobel Prize winner. Photo of the author in Chinese dress on front jacket panel. ; 256 pages .

$10.00

Anyone Can Bake
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Anyone Can Bake

NY: Royal Baking Powder Co.. Good with no dust jacket; Owner name and recipes handwritten on front and . rear endpapers, boards worn and soiled.. 1928. Hardcover. Flexible navy cloth binding. Many illustrations in black and white and color. ; 100 pages .

$11.00

The Nero Wolfe Cookbook
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The Nero Wolfe Cookbook

By Stout, Rex; Editors of Viking Press

NY: Viking Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, . jacket rubbed.. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. 0670505994 . Author photo on rear jacket flap. A fun literary cookbook based on the long-running mystery series featuring rotund gourmand and orchid lover, Nero Wolfe and his sidekick Archie Goodwin. Green cloth binding. ; 203 pages .

$30.00

The Sherlock Holmes Cookbook
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The Sherlock Holmes Cookbook

By Wright, Sean; Farrell, John

NY: Bramhall House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Pages toned, jacket rubbed.. 1976. Hardcover. 051718785x . Engravings by F. Dwight Shundo. Author photos on rear jacket flap. Index. The perfect volume tohelp you plan your next Baker Street Irregulars banquet. ; Book Club Edition; 228 pages .

$12.00

Bake from Scratch:  Artisan Recipes for the Home Baker, Vol. II
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Bake from Scratch: Artisan Recipes for the Home Baker, Vol. II

By Hoffman, Brian Hart

Birmingham, AL: 83press. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued; Boards scuffed, corners slightly . rounded.. 2018. Hardcover. 9781940772486 . 2 pages of publisher's promotional material laid in. Pictorial hardcover. Index, profusely illustrated with color photos. Over 600 recipes from the second year of issues of the popular baking magazine. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 400 pages .

$20.00

On Drink
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On Drink

By Amis, Kingsley

London: Jonathan Cape. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges spotted, jacket price-clipped . and lightly edgeworn.. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. 0224007971 . Photograph of the wide-eyed author with red wine in hand on front jacket panel. Lots of witty and useful information about how to mix cocktails, survive a hangover, shop for wine, and other alcoholic lore. A great addition to your libations library. Amerine G11230. "Kingsley Amis, one of English literature's most versatile craftsmen, is also a master of the art of drinking. From his many years of experience, and with an eye both to economics, and to enjoyment, he presents this witty and massively informative handbook for the drinker, amateur and professional", (from front jacket blurb) . ; 109 pages .

$40.00

Nancy Silverton\'s Breads from the La Brea Bakery:  Recipes for the  Connoisseur
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Nancy Silverton's Breads from the La Brea Bakery: Recipes for the Connoisseur

By Silverton, Nancy

NY: Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1996. First Printing. Hardcover. 0679409076 . Introduction by Ruth Reichl. xxvi, 260 pp, index, photos. .

$15.00

Recipes from the Regional Cooks of Mexico
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Recipes from the Regional Cooks of Mexico

By Kennedy, Diana

NY: Harper and Row. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name embossed on . half-title, jacket price-clipped and shelfworn.. 1978. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0060123486 . Glossary, sources list, index. 120 recipes from the various regions of Mexico. ; 289 pages .

$15.00

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