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Joyce Chen Cook Book by  Joyce Chen - Signed First Edition - 1962 - from Books Northwest (SKU: 543)

Joyce Chen Cook Book

Joyce Chen Cook Book by  Joyce Chen - Signed First Edition - 1962 - from Books Northwest (SKU: 543)

Joyce Chen Cook Book

by Chen, Joyce

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

Boston: Joyce Chen Associates, 1962. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Boston: Joyce Chen Associates, 1962. First edition. Fine. 223pp, brown and blue coated board w/ink illustration, white lettering on cover and spine. Frontispiece color photo of eight dishes from recipes. Small crimp to upper right corner of cover. Signed in ink "Joyce Chen" on second blank page. Inscription in red ink on ffep: To Dick and Lillain, Now this may seem like "carrying water chestnuts to the Chines" but I thought you would both enjoy browsing thorugh this epicurean effort. Con affection, Alex, Christmas, 1962. Extremely rare signed first edition of this influential, self-published book by Joyce Chen, who opened her restaurant in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1958. There is only one other signed copy of this book currently listed.

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Bookseller
Books Northwest US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
543
Title
Joyce Chen Cook Book
Author
Chen, Joyce
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Joyce Chen Associates
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1962

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About Books Northwest

Books Northwest is a Seattle-based source for used, rare and collectible books.

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