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Miss Read's Country Cooking or To Cut A Cabbage-Leaf, Read, Miss
61 Miss Read's Country Cooking or To Cut A Cabbage-Leaf
Read, Miss
London Cookery Book Club 1969 Book Club Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean book and dust jacket. Orange cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white drawings. 223 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, a few short closed edge tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024243

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Murder on the Gravy Train, Richman, Phyllis
62 Murder on the Gravy Train
Richman, Phyllis
New York Harper Collins 1999 0-06-018390-X / 9780060183905 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, signed by author on title page. Full number line and stated "First Edition" on copyright page. Clean unfaded green boards with black spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, small remainder line on bottom page edges. Clean endpapers; no previous owner names or bookplates. 243 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A food writer with a taste for sleuthing takes on the scandalous world of Washington tongue waggers and the deep-throated secrets of the restaurant business. Something is rotten with Washington's most popular new restaurant when the head chef goes missing! Nice coconut cake recipe at back of book. 8vo. Mystery. 017257

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Treadway Inns Cook Book, Robbins, Ann Roe
63 Treadway Inns Cook Book
Robbins, Ann Roe
New York Bramhall House 1958 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket John V. Morris, Illustrator 
First Bramhall House printing in clean illustrated dust jacket, with (A) on copyright page - originally published by Little Brown. Clean green cloth boards with small lamplighter decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by John V. Morris. 397 pages with index. Clean dust jacket has tiny chip at base corner, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Interspersed with fascinating insights into the great kitchens of the inns, and the legends that surround them, are recipes for such regional specialties as turkey soup, Indian pudding, cranberry crunch, and black bottom pie. Each chapter is preceded by a description of one of the Treadway Inns as well as a lovely drawing of each Inn by John Morris. 025524

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64 Fresh from the Freezer: More Than 300 Recipes and Innovative Techniques to Put Your Freezer to Work in Wonderful Ways
Roberts, Michael
New York William Morrow 1990 0-688-08543-1 / 9780688085438 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige covers with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. No names, writing or marks. Clean turquoise endpapers. 314 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "If you think that what a freezer does best is just store foods, this breakthrough book will be a revelation. Michael Roberts shows you how the freezer can actually improve the taste and texture of food as well as give you a head start on hundreds of spectacular dishes and generally make your life a whole lot more wonderful!" 8 x 10". Cook Book. 011117

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Forgotten Recipes - From the Magazines you Loved and the Days you Remember, Rodack, Jaine
65 Forgotten Recipes - From the Magazines you Loved and the Days you Remember
Rodack, Jaine
Memphis, TN, U.S.A. Wimmer Cookbooks 1982 0918544602 / 9780918544605 Later printing Spiral-bound Fine 
Fine, very clean hardcover cookbook with full color illustration on glossy cover, plastic comb binding (beige with brown lettering on spine). No wear. Cover and all pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Delightful illustrations. Excellent recipes and tips, household hints. 190 pages with index. 024880

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Williams-Sonoma Food Made Fast: Make Ahead, Rodgers, Rick
66 Williams-Sonoma Food Made Fast: Make Ahead
Rodgers, Rick
San Francisco Oxmoor House 2005 0848731980 / 9780848731984 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page, in clean unchipped dust jacket. Clean green boards with white and shades of green lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with full-color photographs for recipes. 112 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024363

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Williams-Sonoma Food Made Fast: Make Ahead, Rodgers, Rick
67 Williams-Sonoma Food Made Fast: Make Ahead
Rodgers, Rick
California Oxmoor House 2008 0848731980 / 9780848731984 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unchipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded green boards with green and white lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with full color photographs. 112 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Designed for the busy cook, this book is all about preparing delicious food in advance so you can save time during the week and still have fresh homemade meals. Each recipe can be made in three steps or fewer, using a easy to find ingredients that showcase fresh flavors without fuss. 024093

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The Cook's Garden - Simple Seasonal Recipes Inspired by the Garden, Rogers, Sheridan
68 The Cook's Garden - Simple Seasonal Recipes Inspired by the Garden
Rogers, Sheridan
New York Viking 1992 0670846376 / 9780670846375 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Skye Rogers, Illustrator 
Stated First American Edition in original unchipped dust jacket. Clean ivory cloth boards with white lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright, with small remainder mark (small black line) on bottom text block page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated in color by Skye Rogers. 262 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Must-have cookbook for those who have kitchen gardens or frequent farmers' markets! How to use your in-season produce in beautiful, delicious recipes. 025003

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The Candy Book, Ruth Berolsheimer (Editor)
69 The Candy Book
Ruth Berolsheimer (Editor)
Chicago, Illinois Consolidated Book Publishers, Inc. 1941 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine No Dust jacket 
Clean softcover book inside decorated hardboard ring-bound cover. All pages are clean but slightly age-toned. No names, writing or marks. 48 pages. Everything you need to know about making fondant candies, chocolate candies, fudges, caramels, marzipans, taffies, and much more. 024077

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70 The Best of Taste: The Finest Food of Fifteen Nations
Saclant-Nato Cookbook Committee
Anapolis, MD United States Naval Institute 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Ivory cloth boards with blue and red illustrated cover, red lettering on cover and spine. Hint of light soiling to boards. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names or bookplates, tiny red ink mark on front free endpaper. Decorated endpapers. 244 pgs. with index. Illustrations throughout. 8vo. Cook Book. 008444

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Gem Chopper Cook Book - Valuable Recipes for Substantial Dishes and Dainty Desserts, Sargent & Company
71 Gem Chopper Cook Book - Valuable Recipes for Substantial Dishes and Dainty Desserts
Sargent & Company
New Haven, CT Sargent & Company 1902 First Edition softcover Very Good+ 
Small decorated softcover book (4-3/4" x 7"). Pretty dark and light brown decoration on front and back covers. No chipping or wear, no creasing. Clean with slight age-toning, neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front cover; no other marks. All pages clean and bright. 177 recipes for use with Sargent's Gem Food Chopper. Illustrated in black and white. Recipes for everything from roast duck to fig pudding, apple tarts, pickles, and more. 021117

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Ted Saucier's Bottoms Up, Saucier, Ted
72 Ted Saucier's Bottoms Up
Saucier, Ted
New York Greystone Press / Hawthorn Books 1962 First printing Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Printing (stated) of the New and Revised Edition published September, 1962. Clean unworn decorated cloth cover (cover design by Al Dorne). No dust jacket. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with red endpapers; two very small spots on front fixed endpaper. No names, or bookplates. Tiny bit of soiling (very small spots from a splash) on text pages 220-221. Decorations by Russell Patterson. With amazing and seductive full color illustrations by eleven of America's most distinguished artists: Arthur William Brown, Gilbert Bundy, Earl Cordrey, Bradshaw Crandell, Phil Dormont, Al Dorne, John Falter, James Montgomery Flagg, John La Gatta, Russell Patterson, Ben Stahl. Comprehensive book on cocktails, including toasts, bar measures, glossary of drinks, vintage chart, hundreds of cocktail recipes (both classic and unusual), correct glassware and their names, gorgeous and titillating illustrations, cocktail appetizer recipes and quaint quotes on cocktails, such as, "Let us have wine and women, mirth and laughter, Sermons and soda water the day after. - George Gordon, Lord Byron (Don Juan). 024000

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The Joy of Truffles, Schnell, Raffaela; Schnell, Raoul M Jaros Patrick;
73 The Joy of Truffles
Schnell, Raffaela; Schnell, Raoul M Jaros Patrick;
Benedikt Taschen Verlag 1999 3822876321 / 9783822876329 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean gold and black boards. Hint of wear to corner tips. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean, with clean gold endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with full color photographs. 287 pp. with bibliography. All about truffles, with gorgeous photographs and a host of recipes. 020517

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Table Talk and Tidbits - Stories and Recipes from Around the World, Stevens, Dorothy A.
74 Table Talk and Tidbits - Stories and Recipes from Around the World
Stevens, Dorothy A.
Philadelphia Judson Press 1953 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in original dust jacket. Clean orange cloth boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with decorated endpapers. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper by the author: "Joyously - Dorothy A. Stevens - June 16, 1954." Illustrations/page decorations throughout. Preface by Mrs. James D. Wyker, President, United Church Women. 159 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear and a few short closed edge tears, slight fading to background of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Many memorable experiences are connected with meals -- around the world, around the United States, and around the author's "World-in-a-nutshell home town, New York City." Stories from five continents, over twenty countries and from many states of the U.S. -- altogether, over 70 stories and 100 recipes have been included. 024353

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The Nero Wolfe Cookbook, Stout, Rex
75 The Nero Wolfe Cookbook
Stout, Rex
New York Viking Press 1973 0670505994 / 9780670505999 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Reprint edition in original dust jacket. Very clean green cloth boards with small gold decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine with small red and blue decoration. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with bright green endpapers. Small previous owner salutation on half-title page; no other marks. 203 pages with index, plus several blank pages at end for "notes". More than 225 original recipes. Dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, has very light soiling; nice photograph of Rex Stout on rear inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025586

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World Famous Chefs' Cook Book - Rare Old Recipes Arranged for the Homemaker, Taylor, Irene Hume (Editor)
76 World Famous Chefs' Cook Book - Rare Old Recipes Arranged for the Homemaker
Taylor, Irene Hume (Editor)
Chicago Ford Naylor and Associates 1939 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition. Ivory cloth boards with black lettering and globe on cover, black lettering on spine. Light soiling. One tiny spot of surface wear to spine edge. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs of world famous hotels, restaurants, ships and trains and their recipes from around the world. 637 pages with index. 025112

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The Entertaining Wife or The Lady Who Came to Dinner, Toupin, Elizabeth and Suzanne Rogers
77 The Entertaining Wife or The Lady Who Came to Dinner
Toupin, Elizabeth and Suzanne Rogers
Annandale, VA Elizabeth Toupin and Suzanne Rogers (Turnpike Press) 1959 Third Printing Soft Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Suzanne Rogers, Illustrator 
Orange stiff paper boards with comb style plastic binding. Line drawing of sophisticated woman with cigarette holder and glass of wine on cover, on back cover a line drawing of same woman doing the dishes. No chipping or wear. Hint of slight age-toning. 73 pgs. + index. Written for the person who likes good food and enjoys preparing it, and for those whose main form of entertaining is dinner parties. 20 planned menus with recipes and suggested time schedule for preparing dinner. Approx. 6" x 9". Cook Book. 017376

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The Tasting Spoon - A Guide to Food Seasoning, Troupe, Loris
78 The Tasting Spoon - A Guide to Food Seasoning
Troupe, Loris
New York Citadel 1955 Stated First edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dustjacket. Clean unfaded dark green boards with black lettering on spine. Very slight surface wear at top and bottom spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 286 pp. with index. Clean jacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), shallow chipping at top spine edge, small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019995

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After the Catch - The trout lover's guide to preparing and enjoying his catch, Welker, Jim
79 After the Catch - The trout lover's guide to preparing and enjoying his catch
Welker, Jim
U.S.A. Mainstream Marketing, Inc. 1977 Stiff Boards Very Good+ 
Clean brown decorated cover (stiff boards bound with sturdy leather tie). Stamped gold lettering and jumping trout on cover. No chipping, fading or wear. Matching bookmark. Pages are clean, but some have small note by recipe, such as "OK", "too hard", etc. A nice variety of recipes, illustrated with drawings; frontis color photograph of author Jim Welker. 024041

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Priester's Presents Dining on the Victorian Veranda, Westbrook, Gene
80 Priester's Presents Dining on the Victorian Veranda
Westbrook, Gene
Gene Westbrook Publications 1998 0961424737 / 9780961424732 Second Edition Hardcover Fine Signed
Second Edition, SIGNED by the author - fine AS NEW condition. Very clean unmarked illustrated boards with plastic white comb style binding, pink lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Pages are clean and bright - no previous owner markings. Signed by the author on title page: "A Cup of Good Wishes - Gene Westbrook". Page illustrations by Gary W. Clements. Cover watercolor by Debbie Witt. Edited by Isabelle V. Hanson. 241 pages + extensive index. 025116

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