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Plums and Plum Culture by F A Waugh

Original 1910 edition, not a print on demand! This 108 year-old book shows a little wear on the original green-cloth decorated cover (we would only hope to look this good at 108!). Gold-gilded titles on front and spine still in good shape. Minimal fraying...

From 10908Digital

$521.45


American Food and Game Fishes by David Starr Jordan, Barton Warren Evermann

This edition, published in 1902/3 is a large reference book with gorgeous illustrations throughout (both color and b/w). Cover has some staining and the hinges, while still in tact, the paper covering them (on the inside) has separated. Interior is clean ...

From 10908Digital

$496.73


LUCULLUS OR PALATABLE ESSAYS. In which are merged The Oyster, the Lobster and Sport and its Pleasures. by HALL, Herbert Byng. Eustace Clare Grenville Murray.:

London, Remington and Co., 1878.. FIRST COLLECTED EDITION 1878, 2 volumes, complete set. The three parts were previously published separately and are now brought together and enlarged and improved (see Preface). Small 8vo, approximately 190 x 125 mm, 7½...

From Roger Middleton

£350.00


All About Confectionary Series: All About Biscuits; All About Pastries; All About Gateuax, All About Ices, Jellies, Creams and Conserves; All About Genoese Glaces, Petits Fours and Bon Bons by Harris, H.G. And Borella, S.P

London: Offices of the British Baker" Maclaren and Sons. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to. N.d. [Ca. 1930]. Orig. green cloth lettered in white on upper front board with black titles on spine, viii, 183pp; viii, 183pp; 516pp; 200pp; 196pp. Illustrated. Light f...

From Minotavros Books

CA$600.00


Food And Nutrition (Eight -8- Volume Set) by Hayes, Dayle / Laudan, Rachel

Tarrytown, New York: Marshall Cavendish Reference. Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued. 2008. First Edition: First Printing. Hard Cover. 007645: No Jacket As Issued. BRAND NEW. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound a...

From KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA)

$450.00


What's for Lunch? by [Transformer Press] Lise Melhorn-Boe

Kingston, Ontario:: Transformer Press,, 2011.. Open Edition. 7 x 8"; 10 pages. Flutter book. Pop-ups. Color photo-copied onto Boise HDP Color Copy Cover acid free paper. Numbered and signed by the artist. Transformer Press: "A fun faux children...

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC

$400.00


El Celler de Can Roca by Joan, Josep and Jordi Roca Fontané

Barcelona, Spain: Librooks, 2013. English Edition. hardcover. As New. Librooks, Hardcover, 9788493891084, English Edition. As New condition. no noticeable shelf wear. Clean and Tight. Standard Shipping is Ground. Ships from Missouri...

From 10908Digital

$372.21


The Settlement Cook Book : Tested recipes from the Milwaukee Public School Kitchen Girls Trades and Technical High School, Authoritative Dietitians and Experienced Housewives by [The Settlement (Milwaukee, Wisc.); Kander, Simon, Mrs.; Schoenfeld, Henry]

Milwaukee, WI: The Settlement Cook Book Co, 1941. Octavo, xlvi+623 pages. Twenty-first edition, revised and enlarged. A much later edition this influential and massively successful cookbook, originally published in 1901. The emphasis is American, with a ...

From Rabelais - Fine Books on Food & Drink

$350.00


Cottage Economy by Cobbett, William

London: C. Clement , 1882 Brown hard cover boards, fair. Previous owner name on front board, heavy chipping to spine, edges worn. Previous owner name, bookseller label inside front board, (Will. m Reynolds). Hinges starting, First Thus. Containing Inf...

From Bluestocking Books

$325.00


La Bonne Table : His Lifetime Love Affair with the Art of Dining - In His Own Words and His Own Pictures, from Behind the Scenes and at the Table by Bemelmans, Ludwig; Edited by Donald and Elanor Friede

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1964. Near Fine, slight separation of page block at head of spine, in a Near Fine dust wrapper, small faint crease top corner rear flap. Uncommon in such lovely condition.. First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. I...

From Dale Steffey Books

$300.00


A New System of Domestic Cookery; by By a lady" [Maria Eliza Rundell]

1/2 Brown morocco over marbled boards; 5 raised bands and gilt particulars to spine. Deckle edges. Black and white illustrations throughout. [xx], xxx, 354 pp. 4 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches...

From William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

$260.00


The Complete Economical Cook and Frugal Housewife by Mary Holland

Title continued: "...Also, Trussing & Carving; preparing soups, gravies, sauces, made dishes, potting, pickling, &c. With directions for pastry and confectionery. Likewise the art of making British wines, brewing, baking, gardening, &c." Rebound brown hal...

From William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

$260.00


McCall's Cooking School COMPLETE Three (3) Volume 3-Ring Binders Cookbook Set: McCall's Cooking School Cookbook Series by Langan, Marianne / Wing, Lucy (Editors)

Columbus, Ohio: McCall Publishing - Field Publications. Fine. 1986. First Edition. Binder. 010664: FULLY COMPLETE Three (3) Volume 3-Ring Binders Cookbook Set. Includes ALL 576 Recipe Cards, 18 Tab Dividers, Introduction Section and Full 12-Page Index ...

From KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA)

$255.00


The Food of France by ROOT, Waverley [Lewis], 1903-1982

London: Cassell, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. First Printing (First Published 1958), with an introduction by Samuel Chamberlain and illustrations by Warren Chappell. Tall, thick, 8vo: xviii,486,[2],xxx,[2]pp, with numerous photographs an...

From Fine Editions Ltd

$235.00


How to Make Home Happy, a Housekeeper's Handbook by Anon

Philadelphia: Hubbard Brothers, 1888. Hardcover. Very Good. Very ornate, 3 chromoliths, guide for running a home, including deportment and etiquette at mealtime, VG. ...

From BohemianBookworm

$213.98


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