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The Homemaker's Pictorial Encyclopedia of Modern Cake Decorating

By McKinley Wilton and Norman Wilton

Chicago, Illinois: Wilton Enterprises, 1954. Hardcover. Near fine/Without dust jacket. Quarto, 11 14" tall, 194 pages with intertextual color illustration throughout, illustrated boards. A near fine, clean, hardcover edition with minor shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed. IWithout dust jacket

$9.50

Fifty Places to Fly Fish Before You Die:fly-fishing experts share the world's greatest destinations
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Fifty Places to Fly Fish Before You Die:fly-fishing experts share the world's greatest destinations

By Chris Santella; R. Valentine Atkinson (photographs); Mike Fitzgerald (Forward)

New York, New York: Stewart, Tabori and Chang--Abrams, 2004. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Small quarto, 8 1/2" tall. 222 pages, green boards. A near fine clean neat hardcover edition with hinges and binding tight, pages bright, with a previous owner's name penned on the front endpaper. In near fine unclipped dust jacket with light wear at spine ends and an inch closed tear at a corner fold.

$9.50

Mysticalligraphers' Cookbook

By Mysticalligraphers

Mystic, Connecticut: Mysticalligraphers, 1984. First Edition. Plastic spiral-bound. Very good. October 8 1/2" tall, v + 118 pages + v, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear, a previous own's inscription on the inside front cover, interior clean and white binding strong.

$9.50

The Complete Book of Herbs
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The Complete Book of Herbs

By Lesley Bremness

New York, New York: Viking Penguin / Dorling Kindersley, 1988. Hard cover--illustrated boards. Fine/Very good. Quarto, 12" tall, 288 pages, illustrated boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover edition with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$25.00

Eve's Daughters, or, Common Sense for Maid, Wife, and Mother

By Marion Harland

New York, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1885. Decorative Cloth. Good. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, 454 pages, decorative green cloth; gilt title on spine bright. A good, clean original hardcover edition with general shelf wear, cloth rubbed to the boards at the fore-corner tips, back strip cloth starting to fray at top and bottom edges of spine; hinges cracked but holding, internal binding solid, paper clean and just moderately yellowed, with a few minor foxing stains.

$14.50

A New Way to Cook
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A New Way to Cook

By Sally Schneider; Maria Robledo (photographs

New York, New York: Artisan/Workman, 2001. Decorative Boards. Fine/very good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xv + 739 pages, decorative endpapers and boards. A fine clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very good, lightly worn (mylar) dust jacket, with price present.

$9.50

Heritage Receipts from St. John's ( Episcopal Church and Parish House recipes )

By St. John's Epicopal Church; Helen Inglesby

Savannah, Georgia: Kennickell Printing Company, c. 1980?. First Edition. Original Wraps. Near fine. No date. Octavo, 9" tall, 48 pages, wire saddle stitch, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean neat pamphlet style book of recipes.

$7.50

The Gastronomic Story (revised and expanded) ; more than 500 distinctive regional, traditional and contemporary recipes

By Evan Jones

Woodstock, New York: Overlook Press, 1990. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Near fine/near fine. Quarto 9 1/2" tall, 516 pages with intertextual illustrations; blue quarter-cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hardcover with light shelf wear;hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, with slight spoiling to the fore-edges and a remainder mark on the bottom fore-edge. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket, with original price.

$8.74

The Art of Cookery; a Manual for Homes and Schools

By Emma P. Ewing

Meadville, Pennsyvania: Flood and Vincent--the chautauqua- Century Press, 1896. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Fair/Without Dustjacket. This is an original reference copy only. Octavo 8" tall, frontispiece + 377 pages, beige cloth. A fair copy only, binding broken, shelf worn and rubbed at all corners, fraying started at the top and bottom edges of the spine cloth, cover cloth soiled, fore-corner tips worn through; hinges and signatures loose, paper moderately yellowed with darkening to the fore-edges. Could be rebound for better use.

$45.00

The Bel Canto Cookbook: for all opera lovers and gourmets; favorite recipes and intimate glimpses of the stars of grand opera

By Peter Gravina; Francis Robinson (preface)

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 219 pages with b&w plates, brown cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear over all; hinges and binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed (dark cream color) with slight foxing to the fore-edges and a small price erasure on the front endpaper. In a good, moderately worn dust jacket, lightly soiled, with chipping at the spine edges top and bottom and one larger 1/2" chip at the top edge of the front panel, with original price price on the flap. A very nice copy

$28.50

A Guide to Collecting Cookbooks
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A Guide to Collecting Cookbooks

By Colonel Bob Allen

New York, New York: Collector Books, 1990. First Edition. Original Wraps. Fine. Quarto, 11" tall, 213 pages plus ads. A fine, clean neat soft cover with little shelf wear, binding tight, paper white, with a very slight touch of dust soiling to the fore-edges

$9.50

The Useful Pig: 150 Succulent Pork Recipes

By Roberta Wolfe Smoler

New York, New York: Harper Collins (Harpercollins), 1990. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Fine/Fine. Quarto, 9 1/2" tall, xvii + 429 pages, green quarter-cloth, green quarter cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white; remainder mark on lower fore-edge. In a fine dust jacket with the original price.

$9.50

Dietetics for High Schools

By Florence Willard and Lucy H. Gillett

New York, New York: Macmillan Company, 1928. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Duodecimo, 7 2/3" tall, xx + 201 pages, black titles on green cloth. A very good clean, sturdy volume over all with minor exterior shelf wear, rubbing at the corners, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$9.50

Ateco Simplified, Cake Decorating: illustrated

By [August Thomsen & Co. ] Atco

New York, New York: Ateco, c. 1950. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/4 " tall, 81 pages; black and white illustrations throughout. A very good, clean, neat hardcover edition with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed with some foxing to the endpapers. Without dust jacket

$6.50

The Cook's Companion: the one book needed in every kitchen (a complete guide to kitchen genius)

By Doris McFerran Townsend; illustrated by Judy Clark

New York, New York: Rutledge - Crown Publishers, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Quarto 9 1/2" tall, 607 pages, gray boards. A very good, clean, neat, hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket, with original price.

$9.50

Too Busy to Cook? Time-Saving Recipes and Easy Menus from Bon Appetit Magazine
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Too Busy to Cook? Time-Saving Recipes and Easy Menus from Bon Appetit Magazine

By Bon Appetit; Marilou Vaughan, Editor

New York, New York: The Knapp Press--Viking, 1981. First Edition. Decorative Boards. Fine / Near Fine. Quarto, 11" tall, viii + 216 pages + supplement laid in, green boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket, with the original price present.

$9.50

Chef Tell Tells All: a gourmet guide from the market to the table
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Chef Tell Tells All: a gourmet guide from the market to the table

By Tell Erhardt and Hermie Kranzdorf

West Chester, PA: Schiffer, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Very Good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, 272 pages, black boards. A near fine, clean, sturdy hard cover with light shelf wear ; interior near fine, binding tight, paper white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket

$9.50

America's

By New York Herald Tribune Home Institute; Eloise Davison, et al; foreword by Mrs. William Brown Meloney

New York, New York: Scribner, 1941. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, xxiv + 607 pages, blue titles on brown cloth. A ver good plus, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket.

$14.50

The Four Seasons Cookbook

By Charlotte Adams; James Beard (editor)

New York, New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Quarto, 12" tall, 319 pages, decorative quarter-cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with the original price

$12.50

The Proper Diet for Every Case of Impaired Health [signed]

By Helen Gertrude Randle; J. H. Tilden and Lilian Gunter Davis (assistants)

Greenville, S.C: Helen Randle Health Publications, 1934. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine / Good. Signed by the author on the front endpaper. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 244 pages + 8 ads, gilt tiltes on green cloth. A near fine, clean neat hard cover over all with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paperjust lightly yellowed with a blush of foxing to the fore-edges. In, good, edge worn and lightly soiled dust jacket.

$65.00

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