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Nightlife: Vanity Fair's Intimate Guide to New York After Dark

By: Shaw, Charles G.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: New York, The John Day Company: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019055

Condition: Very Good

Publisher's beautifully designed black c,loth with red lettering and front cover illustration. An interesting and detailed guide to New York City entertainment in the Prohibition era. Small chip to back end paper. A clean, fresh and unworn copy. 5 1/4 x 7 /34 inches. 182 pages, including index. View more info

Soyer's Paper-bag Cookery

By: Soyer, Nicolas

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Sturgis & Walton: 1911

Seller ID: 12983

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Early Reprint. 130 pages; [1] page ad in back; tan cloth binding with red lettering (4 1/2 x 6 1/2 inch). English cooking book. Very good clean copy. View more info

House and Home Papers By Christopher Crowfield (pseud).

By: Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor and Fields: 1865

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13152

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Bibliography of American Literature number 19433. Essays on homemaking include: The Ravages of a Carpet; Home-Keeping vs. House-Keeping; What is a Home?; The Economy of the Beautiful; Making of the Fire; The Lady Who Does Her Own Work; What Can Be Got in America; Economy; Servants; Cookery; Our House; Home Religion. Publisher's brown cloth with pressed design and gilt lettering. Some edge wear. Former owner's name in ink and pencil notation on front end paper. "Christopher Crowfield" was used as a pseud. by Mrs. Stowe for these and other essays. 333 pages. View more info

Production of the Globe Artichoke in California.

By: Tabernetti, A.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California, College of Agriculture: 1933

Seller ID: 9773

Condition: Collectible-Fine

Circular 76. 24 pages; illustrations; wrapper. goes into all the areas of study on artichokes and their production in the field from planting to harvesting to selling at market. View more info

Making Cantaros at San Jose Tateposco, Jalisco, Mexico

By: Taylor, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Anthropologist: 1933

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 14588

Condition: Collectible-Good

'Reprinted from AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGIST, Vol 35, No. 4 October-December, 1933. Pages 745-751; stapled (some discoloration). Signed by the author "To Mr. and Mrs. Henry G. Skinner Cordially. Paul S. Taylor" on the cover in ink. The article is concerned with Jalisco Pottery making methods. Good copy of one of Taylor's early articles. View more info

The Duplex Cook Book: Containing Full Instructions for Cooking with the Duplex Fireless Stove

By: The Durham Manufacturing Company

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Muncie, IN, The Durham Manufacturing Company: 0

Seller ID: 020342

Condition: Very Good

Original publisher's green and orange wrapper with a decorative border and decorative illustration of leaves on the front cover. No date, circa 1910s. 5" x 6 5/8." Sixty-four pages, complete. In the back is a recipe handwritten in pencil for Plum Pudding. Pages and covers are very clean and intact overall. Very slight dampstaining on front and back covers. A couple of the front flyleaves (blank) have slight offsetting. This cookbook contains recipes that use the Duplex Fireless Stove. There are instructions for how to operate the stove. Contains many recipes for meats, soups,... View more info

Watkins Almanac and Home Book of Useful Information

By: The Watkins Company

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Winona, MN, The Watkins Press: 1934

Seller ID: 020652

Condition: Fine

Original publisher's multicolored trade catalog and almanac with staple binding. Multicolored illustration on the front cover shows a Watkins salesman talking with a woman in front of her house while she holds her child's hand. Back cover has a calendar for 1934 and an original purple stamp that says, "A. G. Williams, The Watkins Dealer, Box 116, Seneca, S. Dak." 5 1/2" x 8." Forty-six pages, complete. Four plates in color, complete. The plates advertise Watkins products. Inside of back cover also features a similar multicolored illustration of Watkins products. Inside ... View more info

Ten Racy Recipes

By: Thomajan, P. K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, A. R. Tommasini: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019483

Condition: Collectible-Fine

No. 543 of 700 copies. No. 26 in A. R. Tommasini's Christmas Keepsakes series. Original publisher's blue wrapper with a white snowflake image on the front cover. 3 5/8" x 5 1/4." Twenty pages, complete. Original white card laid-in: "This little book comes to you with sincerest best wishes for your happiness, good health, good cheer at Christmas and in the New Year ahead from A. R. Tommy Tommasini." Colophon in the back has information on the book's printing and the edition number. Pages and covers are clean; binding is tight. A pristine, fine copy. A collection of ten ... View more info

Reducing Menus for The Hostess of To-Day; Jack Sprat Spreads

By: Tipton, Edna Sibley

Price: $17.50

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company. 1925. New York.: 1925

Seller ID: 1837

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

First edition. Cloth. Slight stain front cover. Book plate front end paper. In the Preface, the author notes, "The hostess of the Jack Sprat party is sure to gain popularity, for almost every one to-day wants to reduce". The author writes about : Wh y Reduce? Jack Sprat Parties; Hors d'oeuvres That Do Not Fatten; Desserts That Do Not Fatten; Jack Sprat Economy Breakfasts; etc. View more info

Choice Recipes by Members of the Fruit and Flower Mission

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lowman & Hanford Company. (1930). Seattle, Washington.: 1930

Seller ID: 1853

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Illustrated cloth. Some spotting on covers. Water stain bottom edges of entire book. Some pages have small cooking stains. The Mission is a group of volunteer women who give dietary information to the sick and undernourished. Some advertising. Book has recipes for everything from appetizers to pickles along with helpful hints, table of weights and measures, etc. View more info

365 Luncheon Dishes, A Luncheon Dish for Every Day in the Year; Selected From Marion Harland, Christine Terhune Herrick, Boston Cooking School Magazine, Table Talk, Good Housekeeping, and Others.

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: George W. Jacobs & Co. (1902). Philadelphia.: 1902

Seller ID: 1866

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Boards, illustrated cover. Margin illustrations. Small water spot upper corner last third of book. Luncheon dishes for each day of the year, by month, with alphabetical index by dish title. View more info

What's New in Cookery from the Mirro Test Kitchen

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Manitowoc, Wisconsin, Aluminum Good Manufacturing Company: 1928

Seller ID: 8051

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Wrappers, with color illustrations both on the covers and internally. Very attractively printed. Recipes for the Mirro"Vapo-Seal" line of aluminum pots and pans. 30 pages, plus cooking chart at end. View more info

A Delicious Obsession : Collecting the Works of MFK Fisher. A Centenary Show of Books, Periodicals & Ephemera from the Collection of Randall Tarpey-Schwed. On Exhibition September 8 - October 27, 2008.

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California, The Book Club of California: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11701

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Two parts in a folding case with cover title "MFK Fisher, A Delicious Obsession". First part is a large foldout printed on one side (23 x 19 inch) which folds to (5 3/4 x 9 1/2 inch) contains: extract from a publication of Fisher's; note by the collector; and a 76 title bibliography. Also a 2 page fold by Joan Reardon "Autobiography & Biography: Channeling MFK Fisher (8 x 10 inch). Printed by Patrick Reagh and John Sullivan. View more info

Le Cuisinier Royal (The Royal Cook)

By: Viard, Alexandre; Fouret; Delan; Grignon; Pierrhugues

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Gustave Barba: 1842

Edition: 18th Edition

Seller ID: 019485

Condition: Very Good

Eighteenth Edition. Re-backed, using original brown leather spine label. Blue boards backed in green leather. 5 1/4" x 8 1/4." 616 pages, complete. Former ownership inscriptions in brown ink: "Mrs. W. M. Power?, Damascus, January 15, 1860" on front flyleaf and "Jaline Power? Damascus" on half title page (does not affect text). Pages have faded dampstaining and browning, especially toward the front and back of the text block. Pages are cleaner toward the center. Binding is tight. The comprehensive cooking guide for French professional chefs during the 19th centu... View more info

Good Bread from Illinois Soft-Wheat Flours (Cover Title)

By: Wardall, Ruth A., and Natalie K. Fitch

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Urbana, Illinois), University of Illinois, College of Agriculture and Agricultural Experiment Station: 1927

Seller ID: 3933

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Three pamphlets. Book 1 -- "Good Bread From Illinois Soft-Wheat Flours", cover title, (1927), Circular 317, illustrations, hard-wheat flours versus soft-wheat flours in the bread making process; Book 2 - "Breadmaking with Arizona Early Baart Flour", cover title, by Margaret Cammack Smith, University of Arizona, College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station, Tucson, 1927, No. 158, illustrations, from the Introduction -- 'Practically all of the wheat grown in Arizona is soft wheat, 75 percent of it being classed as the Early Baart variety', hard wheat versus soft wheat ... View more info

Fillet Recipes; Harvard Brand Fillet of Haddock (Cover Title)

By: Whitman, Ward and Lee Company

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Whitman, Ward and Lee Company: 0

Seller ID: 020630

Condition: Very Good

Original publisher's beige wrapper with an illustration on the front cover showing a woman preparing a fish recipe in a kitchen. Also on front cover is a circular emblem with the following text: "Fish from Boston, Whitman, Ward $ Lee Co. Fish Pier, Boston." No date, circa 1920s. 4 1/4" x 9." Six pages, complete (pages/panels are unnumbered; this pamphlet is folded into thirds with text on each panel). Minimal age wear. Booklet was folded in half horizontally at the center. Pamphlet is very clean and intact. This pamphlet promotes the Harvard brand of haddock and other ... View more info

Household Hints and Recipes

By: Williams, Henry T., and "Daisy Eyebright"

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Peoples Publishing Company. 1884. Boston.: 1884

Seller ID: 1862

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Illustrated cloth. Browning to end papers. Chipping and small tears spine top, slight chipping spine bottom. Front end paper loose. The authors describe numerous methods for keeping a home and family; how to keep meat in summer, how to obtain sl eep , spring house-cleaning, how to iron, how to remove pimples from the face, kill animals without pain, good roads, etc. View more info