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Lowney's Cook Book; illustrated in colors.

By Howard, Maria Willett

Boston, Massachusetts: Walter M. Lowney, 1908. Revised edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 8" tall, viii + 421 pages + 4 ads, decorative brown cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with slight shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. 'A new guide for the housekeeper, especially intended as a full record of delicious dishes sufficient for any well-to-do family, clear enough for the beginner, and complete enough for ambitious providers.'

$16.50

Ich Kann Kochen; Das Kochbuch fur alle.

By Urban, Erich

Berlin, Germany: Ullstein Verlag, 1929. Early Printing. Decorative Boards. Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xi +448 pages, illustrated boards. A good, sturdy hard cover with general shelf wear and light soiling, exterior cloth back strip starting to fray at top and bottom edges and split at the hinges, fore-corners worn through to boards; interior hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed.

$16.50

Beard on Food.

By Beard, James; assisted by Jose Wilson, illustrated by Bill Greer.

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xvii + 316 pages. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover first edition with little shelf wear, but a printer's binding error to the back cover (too much glue showing); hinges and binding solid, paper cream white. In a very good dust jacket with minor shelf wear.

$9.50