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Motherly Talks with Young Housekeepers

by Beecher, H.W. (Mrs.)

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Published
1873
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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New York: J.B. Ford and Company, 1873. 492, 10pp ads. Publisher's original marroon stamped boards, gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece with tissue-guard. Spine ends chipped, spine faded but readable, light shelfwear, text is clean and binding is tight. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Williamsburg, Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg, 1939. Full leather, leather spine label with gilt lettering. Moderate edgewear to boards, chipping along spine. Contents are sound. Reprint of the 1742 edition. Illustrated.. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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$25.00
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The Grocer's Encyclopedia; A Compendium of Useful Information Concerning Foods of All Kinds. (Encyclopedia of Foods and Beverages)

by Ward, Artemis (Compiler)

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Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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1911: Artemis Ward 748pp. Green cloth, leather labels to cover and spine, gilt lettering. Very light edgewear and soiling to cover, contents are mildly age-toned, and the binding is solid. A very comprehensive account by the authors "to give some information on every article of food and drink." A fascinating book with 80 graphic full… Read more
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The Pleasures of Italian Cooking

by Salta, Romeo

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$20.00

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1962. 239pp. Green cloth, ivory and marroon lettering and decoration. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper. Book is clean and sound, interior midly age-toned. Fine Italian recipes and commentary by the famed former New York restaurateur.. Signed by Author. First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo… Read more
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The International Menu Diabetic Cookbook (Signed)

by Betty Marks and Schechter, Lucille Haley

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780809253906
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$20.00

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Contemporary Books, Inc., 1985. 364pp. White boards, red spine lettering. SIGNED by AUTHOR. Cover and contents are clean and sound. A lengthy inscription is on the front free endpaper signed "Betty", and dated 1/27/86.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The White Ribbon Cook Book - A Collection of Original and Revised Recipes in Cookery and Housekeeping

by Armstrong, Kathryn (Editor)

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Published
1894
Condition
Very Good
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$50.00

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Chicaago: The Woman's Temperance Publishing Association, 1894. 272pp. Blue cloth, silver lettering and decoration. Corners and spine ends rubbed, contents are age-darkened, a very occasional smudge or notation in margins, former owner's name and date (1894) on front free endpaper, several recipes are handwritten on "blank pages for additional recipes" in rear of book, and on rear endpaper,… Read more
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Dirty Dining, A Cookbook and More for Lovers - SIGNED BY AUTHOR

by Bivona, Ginnie

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781556222580
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$15.00

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Universiity of Pennsylvania: Republic of Texas Press (Wordware Publishing, Inc.), 1993. 135pp. Spiral bound, pictorial cover. In very good condition. SIGNED on the title page, by the author, in sexy red ink.. Signed by Author. Spiral Bound. Very Good.
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Radio Home-Makers (The Magazine of the Air) 1929, 33 Issues.

by Allen, Ida Bailey

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Published
1929
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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New York: The National Radio Home-Makers' Club, 1929. 33 issues of the weekly publication in a 2 ring binder, January to September missing a few random issues. Binder is very lightly worn, several issues have short tears along folds, but all have been well-preserved in binder. Each issue contains many recipes and much practical advice to her… Read more
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More Ballet Laughs

by Gard, Alex

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Published
1946
Condition
Good
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$15.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1946. 57pp. Illustratied paper over boards. Corners rubbed, one corner abraded, contents are toned but clean, binding is tight. Dust jacket missing a 1 x 3 inch piece from upper right corner, other chippping and wear. Sequel to "Ballet Laughs" Published in 1941, conisting of very clever and humorous caricatures of… Read more
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A Cook Book For Nurses

by Hill, Sarah C.

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Published
1918
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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Boston: Whtcomb & Barrows, 1918. 76pp. /brown cloth. Spine lightly rubbed, 2 small spots to front cover, owner's name and identification on front free endpaper. An early printing of this early 20th century specialized cookbook.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Splendid Fare

by Stockli, Albert

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$18.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1970. xvii, 372, xix pp. Pictorial boards. Light rubbing to edges, several tiny spots to foredge, contents clean. Line drawing illustrations throughout. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED by author on half-title page.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Bill Goldsmith. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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The Celebrities' Cookbook

by Turner, Grace (Editor)

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Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1948. x, 292p. Red cloth. Cover in nearly like new condition, slight spotting to pastedowns, owner's name on rear free endpaper, text is clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is edgeworn, lightly chipped andsoiled, and has some tape residue along top. Brief biographies of stage, screen and music personalities with their… Read more
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Oswego, NY: R.J. Oliphant/Oswego Starch Factory, 1877. 64pp. Grey wraps. Cover lightly soiled, contents are sound and in unmarked condition. Numerous recipes and a section on carving with detailed illustrations. A very early publication of this food processing company.. Soft Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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Oneida, NY: The Burt Olney Canning Co. 32pp. No date circa 1930. Brown stiff wraps. Cover and contents are very clean and fesh-looking. An amusing story promoting Burt Olney's Products followed by recipes utilizing Burt Olney's Products, with photo illustrations.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Forecast ; A Magazine of Home Efficiency (May 1917)

by Goudiss, A.M. (Editor)

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Published
1917
Condition
Good
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$12.00

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Philadelphia: The Forecast Publishing Company, 1917. 108pp approx. Stiff pictorial wraps. A few scuffs to front cover, spine rubbed and missing one inch piece from bottom, contents are clean. An early food publication emphasizing conservation techniques including articles on "Grow Your Own Fish", "A Plea for Coarser Bread Stuffs" and "Reducing the Size of the Garbage Can".… Read more
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The American Kitchen Magazine (November 1900 Volume XIV, No.2)

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Published
1900
Condition
Good
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$20.00

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Boston: The Home Science Publishing Company, 1900. 48pp. Illustrated wraps. Cover is mildly age-toned, contents are clean, front cover and corners of first 3 pages slighty dog-eared, faint "Sample Copy" stamped on lower fornt cover. Articles include "Thanksgiving Notes" by Mary J. Lincoln, "Training Children in Dietetics" and others, plus numerous recipes and period ads. … Read more
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Creative Cooking

by Roosevelt, Nicholas

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Published
1956
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1956. 234pp. Orange cloth, FIRST EDITION SIGNED. Corners rubbed, top edges stained, slight darkening to endpapers, occasional notes and underlining in text. Dustjacket is chipped, stained and underlined. There is a fascinating lengthy inscription, signed by the author, regarding a special invitation on the front free endpaper. The introduction is… Read more
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Mrs. Ericsson Hammond's Salad Appetizer Cook Book

by Hammond, Ericsson Mrs.

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Published
1924
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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New York: Mrs. Ericsson Hammond, 1924. 196pp. Green cloth, gilt lettering to cover and spine. Slight ripple to lower front cover from apparent water damage and water stain to front endpapers' fore edges, some gilt lettering worn but legible. Some check marks (mostly in pencil) to some recipes, contents a bit yellowed. Original DUST JACKET is… Read more
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Basic Reference Guide for Good Cooking and Serving

by Hammacher Schlemmer

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Very Good
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$9.00

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New York: Hammacher Schlemmer 44pp. No date but circa 1950. Stapled wraps. Age toned but otherwise sound. Catalog of kitchen implements with 1950s pricing. Original Hammacher Schlemmer mail-in order form is included.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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