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Menus Made Easy;; Or, How to Order Dinner and Give the Dishes Their French Names

by Lake, Nancy

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Rare Illustrated Books
Published
1904
Edition
Sixteenth
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London: Frederick Warne and Co, 1904. Sixteenth. Charming book providing a large catalogue of beautiful French dishes from luxurious hors d'œuvres to a cocktail of sorbets. Octavo, bound in illustrated tan cloth with gilt title, 237 pages, a few mild marks to cover, previous owner's name on fore-edge, occassional spotting, a very good copy.
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The Compleat Housewife; or, Accomlish'd Gentlewoman's Companion

by SMITH, Eliza

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Published
1753
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London: Printed for R. Ware, S. Birt, T. Longman, C. Hitch, J. Hodges, J and J. Rivington, J. Ward, W. Johnston, and M. Cooper, 1753. Being a collection of upwards of Six Hundred of the most approved Receipts in cookery, pastry, confectionary, preserving, pickles, cakes, creams, jellies, made wines, cordials. With copper plates, curiously engraven, for the regular Disposition… Read more
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Notre Ami le Vin

by Courthion, Pierre

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Published
1943
Edition
First Edition
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1943. First Edition. Paul Monnier. Deluxe limited edition, signed by both the author and the illustrator. Published in 1943, "Notre Ami le Vin" is a collaboration between Swiss art critic and writer, Paul Courthion, and the Swiss painter, Paul Monnier (1907 - 1982). One of only one hundred thirty copies printed on vellum cloth paper (paper vélin chiffon). Quarto,… Read more
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Cassell's Shilling Cookery

by PAYNE, A.G. (editor)

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Published
1900
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London: Cassell & Co, 1900. Small octavo, red cloth wrappers, in lovely original condition, some wear. With chapters on Australian meat and homemade wine. 'The age in which we live is essentially one of progress, and in no branch of the fine arts is progress more marked than in the art of cookery... The secret of good… Read more
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Patchwork Quilt

by [LINDSAY, Jack & BAWDEN, Edward] AUSONIUS, Decimus Magnus

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Published
1930
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London: Fanfrolico Press, 1930. A celebration of the joys of wine by 4th Century Roman poet, Decimus Magnus Ausonius (310 A.D. - 393 A.D.). Translated into English by Jack Lindsay with ten wood engravings by Edward Bawden. Limited edition of 400 copies hand printed by Lindsay, of which this is number 399. Numbered by hand on final page. Slim… Read more
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