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La Bouche Creole
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La Bouche Creole

By Soniat, Leon E.

Pelican Publishing. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1990. 1st Edition. Hardcover. By all accounts, an excellent Creole cookbook. Text is in English. . La Bouche Creole Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 255 pages. D4 .

$20.00

Arator  Being a Series of Agricultural Essays, Practical and Political- in  Sixty-Four Numbers
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Arator Being a Series of Agricultural Essays, Practical and Political- in Sixty-Four Numbers

By Taylor, John of Caroline

Liberty Fund. As New. 1977. Paperback. No defects, As New. Book is bound in heavy brown card stock and pages are sewn, not glued. A beautiful copy. . Originally published in 1818.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 394 pages. C1 .

$17.50

Great Cooks Rise ... With the May River Tide
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Great Cooks Rise ... With the May River Tide

By Church Of The Cross Episcopal Church Women

Wimmer Cookbooks, Inc.. As New. 2001. 1st Edition. 2nd Printing. Plastic Comb. No defects. Book is As New. This is a hardcover cookbook with plastic comb binding. . Southern and low country cooking at its best. The book is enhanced by line drawings and beautiful watercolor South Carolina scenes. Gift quality. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 222 pages. B5 .

$30.00

Cajun Quick
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Cajun Quick

By Theriot, Jude & John Folse

Pelican Publishing. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1992. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Book has no defects; dust jacket has light edgewear, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . BOLDLY SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on first endpaper. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 296 pages. Signed by Author. T3 .

$30.00

Fiery Foods That I Love
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Fiery Foods That I Love

By Prudhomme, Paul

William Morrow. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1995. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Dust jacket has light creasing at head of spine area, no other defects, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects, Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. SIGNED BY THE CHEF on title page. . Nice signed copy of the first printing. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 307 pages. Signed by Author. T2 .

$45.00

The Food of Spain and Portugal  The Complete Iberian Cuisine
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The Food of Spain and Portugal The Complete Iberian Cuisine

By Ortiz, Elisabeth Lambert

Atheneum. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1989. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Slight creasing at head of spine, no other defects to jacket, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects and appears unread. . A handsome copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 290 pages. S1 .

$30.00

Let's Cook It Right
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Let's Cook It Right

By Davis, Adelle

Harcourt, Brace & World. Near Fine. 1962. New Revised Edition. Hardcover. Head and foot of spine are bumped, no other defects. Book is in beautiful condition, like new but lacking the dust jacket. . This is the groundbreaking book that changed the eating and cooking habits of millions of readers. A gorgeous book. This is the 1962 New Revised Edition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 597 pages. M3 .

$65.00

Let's Cook It Right
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Let's Cook It Right

By Davis, Adelle

Harcourt, Brace & World. Good. 1962. New Revised Edition. Hardcover. Inked underlining in the Soups chapter, a few light food stains to pages, minor spotting to fore-edge of pages. Most pages have evidently been subjected to moisture at some point and are slightly rippled as a result, though they are free of water stains. Lacking the dust jacket. Bound in red cloth with bright gilt titles to spine and front cover; binding is tight, pages are square. . This is the groundbreaking book that changed the eating and cooking habits of millions of readers. This is the 1962 New Revised Edition. SIGNED BY ADELE DAVIS on the half-title page, uncommon thus. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 597 pages. M3 .

$155.00

Mary Land's Louisiana Cookery
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Mary Land's Louisiana Cookery

By Land, Mary

Louisiana State University Press. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1954. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Minor age-toning and bumping to white covers. Contents are excellent; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Publishers brochure advertising the book featuring several recipes and a short review by James Beard is laid in. This is the true first edition, published by LSU Press. It is NOT a reprint, modern or otherwise. Signed and inscribed (in English and French) by the author: "Bon vivant and 'your mette' A votre sante. Mary Land. ..." A unique, collectible, and attractive copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Signed by Author. M4 .

$305.00

Effects of Alcoholic Drinks, Tobacco, Sedatives, Narcotics
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Effects of Alcoholic Drinks, Tobacco, Sedatives, Narcotics

By Harger, Thurman B. and Rolla N. Rice

Chicago. Chicago: Wheeler Publishing Company. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1949. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Date neatly written on front pastedown, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, a beautiful copy. . An informative text pointing out the detrimental effects of alcohol and drugs, intended for student as well as more general use. Illustrated with charts, graphs, line drawings. This is the first edition. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS on the first endpaper. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 312 pages. Signed by All Authors. K6 .

$55.00

Playboy (January 1989) Vol. 36 No. 1 (Collector's Edition) 35th  Anniversary Issue
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Playboy (January 1989) Vol. 36 No. 1 (Collector's Edition) 35th Anniversary Issue

By Hefner, Hugh, Ed.

Chicago. Chicago: Playboy Enterprises, Inc.. Fine with no dust jacket. 1989. Brunetiere Edition. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are clean, binding is tight; book appears unread. This is a hardcover book bound in black faux leather with bright silver titles and decoration to front cover and spine. . . Black boards with silver bunny decoration on front cover and silver lettering. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED (to "Ed") by Christie Hefner, at that time President of Playboy Enterprises, Inc. This fabulous issue presents some of the best of Playboy from the preceding 35 years, including written contributions by Woody Allen, Jack Kerouac, Fidel Castro, John Wayne, John Updike, Jules Feiffer, Dr. Martin Luther King, Truman Capote, Jimmy Carter, and many others. It also includes nude photos of Marilyn Monroe, Brigitte Bardot, Anita Ekberg, Carroll Baker, Catherine Deneuve, Ursula Andress, Raquel Welch, Margot Kidder, Marilyn Chambers, Linda Evans, Vanna White, Madonna, Bo Derek, Kim Basinger and dozens of other beauties. This is a Fine copy with no defects. Gift quality. Scarce in this binding, very scarce signed. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 350 pages. M1 .

$205.00

The Renaissance of Italian Gardens
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The Renaissance of Italian Gardens

By De'Medici, Lorenza

NY. NY: Fawcett. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1990. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket is somewhat rubbed, no other defects, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Lavishly illustrated with stunning photographs by John Ferro Sims. Author is a descendent of Lorenzo the Magnificent, and is a student of Italian history and culture. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 192 pages. E0 .

$30.00

Cotton Country Collection [Of Recipes]
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Cotton Country Collection [Of Recipes]

By The Junior Charity League, Monroe, Louisiana

Monroe, Louisiana. Monroe, Louisiana: The Junior Charity League, Monroe, Louisiana. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1982. Reprint. Softcover. Book lies flat, bound with a plastic comb binding which is cracked and glued/repaired at the top inch. Contents are excellent, with light cooking stains on a couple of pages, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and otherwise unmarked. . Includes 8 lovely watercolor prints that are used to separate the sections of the book. They depict the "by-gone days of the cotton country." This is a superb and beautiful cookbook of southern cooking. A solid, handsome copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 492 pages. D1 .

$20.00

The Reluctant Vegetarian Cookbook: a Restaurateur's Recipes
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The Reluctant Vegetarian Cookbook: a Restaurateur's Recipes

By Hope, Simon

Heinemann. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1985. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Book has inscription from someone to former owner on first endpaper, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . SIGNED AND DATED 1985 by the author on half-title page. Author is British and in 1985 was owner of Food For Friends, a vegetarian restaurant in Brighton. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 216 pages. Signed by Author. L7 .

$30.00

Keeping Eden: a History of Gardening in America
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Keeping Eden: a History of Gardening in America

By Punch, Walter T.

Bulfinch Press & Massachusetts Horticultural Society. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1992. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket has mild age-toning to margins of flaps, no other defects, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . First edition, a beautiful copy. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 304 pages. U6 .

$35.00

A Book of Favorite Recipes
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A Book of Favorite Recipes

By Greene County Extension Homemakers

Bloomfield, IN. Bloomfield, IN: Greene County Extension Homemakers. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1989. Softcover. One recipe has been changed slightly by former owner, no other defects. Very attractive card covers in brown comb binding. . Down-home, old fashioned Hoosier cooking! . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 184 pages. A2 .

$30.00

Letters from Longstock
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Letters from Longstock

By Snagge, Geoffrey. (Foreword by Miss Read).

Pelham Books. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1968. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket has light edge creasing, light smudge to front panel, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book is lightly bumped at top of spine, corner, appears unread. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Daily life in a country Hampshire parish, especially in author's garden. Illustrated with line drawings. SIGNED AND WARMLY INSCRIBED to a Longsock visitor by the author, dated Christmas 1968. A beautiful, collectible copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 148 pages. Signed by Author. S4 .

$35.00

Bruculinu, America:  Remembrances of Sicilian-American Brooklyn, Told in  Stories and Recipes
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Bruculinu, America: Remembrances of Sicilian-American Brooklyn, Told in Stories and Recipes

By Schiavelli, Vincent

Boston. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1998. 1st Edition. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket, now in protective mylar sleeve. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by author on half-title page. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 336 pages. Signed by Author. F3 .

$130.00

Mrs. Beeton's Sauces & Soups Including Sauces for Fish, Meat, Vegetables  and Puddings, Also Broths and Thick and Clear Soups
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Mrs. Beeton's Sauces & Soups Including Sauces for Fish, Meat, Vegetables and Puddings, Also Broths and Thick and Clear Soups

By Beeton, [Isabella Mary]

London. London: Ward, Lock & Company , Limited. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1925. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Tan cloth covers have minor scuffs and a few small and light stains. Binding is tight, pages are lightly browned, clean and unmarked. . More than 300 recipes in this classic cookbook in the Mrs. Beeton series. Includes 8 plates. Isabella Mary Beeton was known as one of the first and best cookery writers, with her Book of Household Management first published in 1861, from which this collection of sauces and soups is drawn. A handsome first edition thus. . Mrs. Beeton's Series. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 128 pages. M3 .

$55.00

More Hoosier Cooking
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More Hoosier Cooking

By Lumbra, Elaine & Rudy Pozzatti

Bloomington. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1982. 1st Edition. Hardcover. A few tiny tears and edge creasing, minor indentations to front panel, now protected by fresh mylar cover. Book has no defects, pages are crisp, appears unread. . Great Indiana cookery, including macaroons, monster cookies, and quick lemon crispies, to name three yummy Hoosier snacks. Detailed index. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 250 pages. L2 .

$20.00

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