Book Catalogue – Food & Drink

BAWDEN, Edward. Entertaining a La Carte: Edward…

1. BAWDEN, Edward. Entertaining a La Carte: Edward Bawden and Fortnum and Mason.

Sparham: Mainstone Press . 2007.

£98

4to., original lime green cloth with paper label on upper board. Copiously illustrated in colour throughout. A mint copy in original publisher's card box.First edition, limited edition of…

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[BAWDEN, Edward] One Lump or Two.  Tea, Twinings…

2. [BAWDEN, Edward] One Lump or Two. Tea, Twinings & Edward Bawden with Limericks by A.J.A. Symons. Essay by Peyton Skipwith.

Norwich. Mainstone Press. 2010.

£48

Tall thin 4to, original printed card wrappers. A fine copy.First edition.

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BEATY-POWNALL, S. The "Queen" Cookery…

3. BEATY-POWNALL, S. The "Queen" Cookery Books (14 Vols)

London, Horace Cox, 1899-1904.

£498

14 vols. Small 8vo. Original beige cloth, decorated in red and black; some incidental water marks or stains to covers, and occasional browning to the interior, Vol V would seem to be missing…

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BEETON, Mrs. Isabella. Mrs Beeton's Cookery.

4. BEETON, Mrs. Isabella. Mrs Beeton's Cookery.

London, Ward, Lock & Co. [1951]

£98

8vo. Beige cloth, with illustrated dust jacket; pp. 256, black and white illustrative plates and drawings within text; dust wrapper a little grubby otherwise a very good copy.New edition…

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BOULESTIN & LABOUREUR. A Salute to Marcel…

5. BOULESTIN & LABOUREUR. A Salute to Marcel Boulestin & Jean-Emile Laboureur.

Michael Parkin Fine Art, 1981.

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Royal 8vo. Original card wrappers; colour frontispiece + [10] black and white photo-plates and line illustrations in the text; spine and corners a little rubbed, otherwise very…

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[CALIFORNIA COOKERY.] BRIGGS,  Edgar William…

6. [CALIFORNIA COOKERY.] BRIGGS, Edgar William - Attributed compiler The Bride's Cook Book.

San Francisco. The California Bride's Cook Book Publishing Co. [1912]

£198

8vo., original paper covered boards. viii, 110 pp. Pp i - viii printed on pink paper. Unpaginated advert leaves inserted. Head- tailpieces A very good copy.1st edition thus, i.e…

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BRUCE-MILNE, Marjorie [Editor] Home Catering and…

7. BRUCE-MILNE, Marjorie [Editor] Home Catering and Cookery In One Volume

London, The Caxton Publishing Company Limited, 1959.

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A comprehensive home cookery guide, very much of its time, with sections on everything from recipes for children to pensioners. Included are over sixty plates in colour and black and…

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BULLOCK, Helen. The Williamsburg Art of Cookery…

8. BULLOCK, Helen. The Williamsburg Art of Cookery or, Accomplish'd Gentlewoman's Companion: Being a Collection of upwards of Five Hundred of the most Ancient & Approv'd Recipes in Virginia Cookery.

Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg, 1938.

£48

8vo. Original patterned paper-covered boards with belly-band dust wrapper which is torn but mostly present, speckled edges; the edges of the boards are a little rubbed with slight losses…

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[CHETHAM, James]. The Angler's Vade Mecum: Or, A…

9. [CHETHAM, James]. The Angler's Vade Mecum: Or, A Compendious, yet full, Discourse of Angling : Discovering the aptest Methods and Ways, exactest Rules, properest Baits, and choicest Experiments for the catching all manner of fresh Water Fish. Together with a brief Discourse of Fish-ponds, and not only the easiest, but most Palatable Ways of dressing of all sorts of Fish, Whether belonging to Rivers, or Ponds; and the Laws concerning Angling, and the Preservation of such Fish.

London : Printed for William Battersby, and are to be Sold at his Shop at Thavies Inn Gate, near St. Andrews Church in Holbourn; and William Brown in Black Horse Alley, 1700

£895

Small 8vo. Near-contemporary panelled calf, rebacked, ornamented in blind; pp. [viii], 326, [8], [2, advertisements], two metal-cut plates; wear to corners, p. 261 a little mis-printed, only…

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COOKERY. The Cookbook Tree of Life. 1474-1861.

10. COOKERY. The Cookbook Tree of Life. 1474-1861.

Ann Willan, Inc. 2013.

£98

The Cookbook Tree of Life was created by culinary historian and acclaimed cookbook author, Anne Willan. This gorgeously illustrated letterpress broadside tracks the development of…

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[CRADOCK, Fanny and  Johnnie] ARMSTRONG, Alice…

11. [CRADOCK, Fanny and Johnnie] ARMSTRONG, Alice Catt. Who's Who - Dining and Lodging. The "400" of The North American Continent.

Los Angeles. Who's Who Historical Society1958.

£98

8vo., original cream cloth lettered in gilt on spine and upper board. Binding a bit grubby, inner joints cracking but sound.First edition, inscribed by author and editor Alice Catt…

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DAHL, Felicity & Roald. Memories with Food…

12. DAHL, Felicity & Roald. Memories with Food at Gipsy House.

Viking.. 1991

£48

8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. Photographs by Jan Baldwin, illustrations by Quentin Blake. A near fine copy.First edition signed by Alice (Liccy) Dahl. "This book has many…

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DAVID, Elizabeth. French Country Cooking.

13. DAVID, Elizabeth. French Country Cooking.

New York. Horizon Press. [1952]

£350

8vo., original cloth with John Minton dust wrapper. With decorations by John Minton. A few nicks to wrapper otherwise a very good copy.First US edition.

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DAVID, Elizabeth. Cooking with Le Creuset.

14. DAVID, Elizabeth. Cooking with Le Creuset.

Printed [for Le Creuset] at Cresta Press Ltd Watford. [c. 1969].

£148

8vo., original printed wrappers. Wrapper and other illustrations by Heather Standring. Signs of a label that has now been removed from the upper wrapper, paper label of Crown &amp…

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EPICURE SERIES. The Epicure in Hawaii, The Epicure…

15. EPICURE SERIES. The Epicure in Hawaii, The Epicure in Mexico, and The Epicure in China.

San Francisco. The Colt Press.. 1938 - 1940.

£248

Oblong 8vo., 3 volumes in original cloth backed boards, Hawaii with wooden boards, Mexico with green patterned paper covered boards, China with orange with gilt flecks paper covered…

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