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A Treasury of South African Indian Delights : Special Edition on Indian Cuisine

By Mayat, Zuleikha

Women's Cultural Group, 2003. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. heavy, extra postage may be required. light shelf wear. pages are a little wavy on the ends, as if once stored in damp conditions. all contents are intact, clear and cheerful. [SK]

$20.00

Cassell's Universal Cookery Book

By Heritage, Lizzie

Cassell & Co, 1901. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. heavy, extra postage may be required. complete with all plates. boards are worn, spine is a bit torn and chipped. foxing nd marks. binding may have been repaired. some tape residue. all text is clear and much legible. [SK]

$35.00

Mrs Dijkman's Cookery and Recipe Book in English: Translated from the Cape Dutch Cookery and Recipe Book

By Dijkman, Mrs E J (revised and enlarged by)

Paarl Printing and Publishing Co., Paarl, 1905. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 200 pages (complete). A much owned and used copy of this rarely encountered South African cookery book. The boards have been attacked by age and insects. They have languished in storage. Consequently, they are much worn. They are grubby. They are however, defiantly sure and sturdy. The contents bear much evidence of avid, happy use. There are age-related, handling, usage marks throughout. The pages are however redoubtably generous. They are clear, convivial, more than competent, confident of purpose and spirit. fk

$80.00

Lekkerbek Resepte Uit Namakwaland

By Van Dyk, Veronica

Paperback. Very Good. Afrikaans text. undated. some shelf wear on wraps. light usage marks. all contents clear and intact. very good copy.[SK]

$25.00

A Chef with a lot of Passion and a Little Madness

By Van Biljon, James

2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. very little shelf wear on boards. contents are neat and presentable. binding is intact. very good condition.[SK]

$40.00

The Encyclopaedia of Practical Cookery. Division 1 , A - Cak

By Garrett, Theodore Francis

L. Upcott Gill. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. undated, C. 1898. heavy, extra postage may be required. shelf and edge wear on the boards. all-Edges-Gilt. book is damp damaged and wavy. foxing and marks. fair condition. [SK]

$40.00

Bon Appetit: A Collection of Fine Recipes
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Bon Appetit: A Collection of Fine Recipes

Western Province Preparatory School Association, Cape Town, 1989. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 224 pages (complete). Fund-raising book of recipes. Spiral binding (fit). The covers have marks, wear, creases all about. They are yet secure. The contents have user marks here and there throughout. Overwhelmingly the pages are clean, clear, convivial, amenable, generous, certain, comfortable. fk

$20.00

Kos vir die Kenner: 'n Kookboek - met meer as Duisend Goeie Resepte
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Kos vir die Kenner: 'n Kookboek - met meer as Duisend Goeie Resepte

By Leipoldt, C Louis

Nasionale Pers Beperk , 1933. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 486 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. A resolute copy. The book has at some stage been affected by damp storage conditions. The front board is just a little convexed. The early pages have some light stain tide-marks. The boards are otherwise quite genial. They have wear about the edges from shelving and storage, some scuffing, some marks from handling, storage. The spine too has been sunned, but the titling is clear. The boards are steady and sure. The frontispages has a previous owner signature (Hanli Joubert 19/10/55). Aside from the damp consequences, and beyond are pleasing. They are clean, fresh, certain, tight, convivial and amenable. fk

$150.00

G.E.C. Cookery Book
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G.E.C. Cookery Book

By Leader, Margaret

The General Electric Co, 1959. Paperback. Very Good. spiral binding. minor shelf wear on wraps. contents are clean, neat and intact. very good copy.[SK]

$8.00

Cream of Creams [recipes]
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Cream of Creams [recipes]

Nestle's Cream, nd. Softcover. Fair/No Jacket. 15 pages (complete). A very short booklet of recipes using Nestle's Pure Thick Cream. Much owned copy. The covers are grubby, mild-mannered. They are secure. Within, the contents are a little loosened about the binding (stapled). The pages have handling and storage and user marks. They are benign, convivial, companionable. fk

$3.00

The AGA Recipe Book for 2 Oven AGA Cookers
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The AGA Recipe Book for 2 Oven AGA Cookers

Wilding and Son, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. the boards are edge worn and a bit knocked. foxing and marks. several annotations and inscriptions on both front and rear end papers. book is lightly damp marked.[SK]

$6.00

Lyle's Recipes: Cakes, Puddings, Tarts, Biscuits / Lyle se resepte: Koek, Poeding, Tert, Beskuitjies
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Lyle's Recipes: Cakes, Puddings, Tarts, Biscuits / Lyle se resepte: Koek, Poeding, Tert, Beskuitjies

Tate & Lyle Refineries Limited, London. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Complete. In English and Afrikaans (on reverse ends). A placid copy. The covers have wear, scuffing. They are tight and secure. The contents are most pleasing. They are convivial, clean, clear, unblemished, fresh-faced. fk

$5.00

How to bake the Royal way

Royal Baking Powder (Pty) Ltd., South Africa. Softcover. Fair/No Jacket. 64 pages (complete). A much owned and negligently stored copy. Spiral binding (rusted but secure). The booklet of recipes is marked, stained, worn all about from handling, kitchen use and storage. Nonetheless, the pages are clear, competent, convivial, certain. fk

$8.00

Good Housekeeping's Girl Guide Cookery

National Magazine Co., Ltd., London, 1957. Softcover. Fair/No Jacket. 31 pages (complete). A tatty, but genial copy. The covers are much worn, marked, torn all about. The contents however, have light tanning from age. However, in general the pages are clean, clear, still eager, still able, still competent, still generous. fk

$10.00

Belling Cookery Book and Instruction Book

Belling & Company Limited, Enfield, Middlesex, 1955. Softcover. Fair/No Jacket. 93 pages (complete). A much owned copy of this still useful book of recipes of good, simple, wholesome food (very characteristic of the recipes provided in the post-war and just recently post-rationing years). The covers are much worn, creased, marked, repaired. The spine has been repaired with packing tape. They are resolute, comfortable. The contents have much evidence of contented, avid use throughout. There are annotations, user marks, creases, wear. Nonetheless, the pages are still competent, able, clear, companionable, kindly, usable, eager to be used. fk

$3.00

St. Mary's Primary School Cookery Book

By St. Mary's School

St. Mary's School. Softcover. Good. The wraps are a touch rubbed and edge worn, but remain whole and intact. Internally, there are written recipes at the back of the book, but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are neat, clean and complete. The ring binding is sound. JK

$20.00

Recipes: King David Schools Ladies Committee recipe book

By Cohen, Jeanette (Ed)

King David School, Linksfield, Johannesburg, 1958. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 110 pages (complete). A placid copy. The covers are grubby, scruffy, but are secure and sound. The contents have evidence of avid use throughout, but are generally clean, clear, amiable, companionable, generous. fk

$18.00

Do You Know How to Cook Fish?

By Stromsoe, Aagot

Juta & Co. Paperback. Fair. Undated. wraps are shelf worn and chipped. foxing and marks. ownership inscription. binding may have been repaired. fair condition.[SK]

$7.00

International Goodwill Recipe Book

By Wittert, Violet ; Myers, Becky ; Cohen, Gertrude Harvey

Yeoville Branch of theh Johannesburg Women's Zionist League, 1954. 2nd Edition. Paperback. Fair. wraps are rubbed, a bit chipped and creased. foxing and marks. minor staining. all text is clear and much legible. fair copy.[SK]

$24.00

The Royal Hostess : South Africa's Own Cook Book

Royal Baking Powder, 1958. 4th Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. boards are rubbed, edge worn and a bit knocked. light foxing, tape residue and marks. small taped tear on page 99, text remains legible. all pages intact. fair copy.[SK]

$60.00

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