Category: Cooking


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Cocina Tradicional Espanola : Menu Para Cada Dia (Cocina Tradicional EspaƱola)

By: Alba Libros

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Albor Libros: 2002

Seller ID: 15275

ISBN: 8495921049

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

94 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; SPANISH text throughout. HARDCOVER over inner wire spiral binding so book will lay flat. 94 pages. Tips for wine, cheese, herbs; in main text, each page is die-cut into three parts (Primeros, Segundos, Postres) which may be turned separately from the other parts, and by mixing and matching create 64 000 possible menus; about 140 recipes with full-color photo of each. ; Traditional Spanish Cuisine. ; Boards show light shelfwear. Small sticke... View more info

Antoine's Restaurant and Antoine's Annex : Since 1840

By: Alciatore, Roy L. ; Illustrated by Sidney Smith

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Antoine's Restaurant;: 1928

Seller ID: 15523

Condition: Near Fine

20 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Small softcover (4.5 x 6.25 inches) 115 x 160 mm, stiff brown covers, 20 pages including covers, 2 large tipped-in fold-out cartoon illustrations by Sidney Smith, 7 b/w photos, history of Antoines's, with list of dozens of well-known personalities of the 1920s who have dined at his restaurant. Glossy throughout, apart from covers. ; Not a cookbook, no recipes. Written by Roy L. Alciatore, grandson of Antoine Alciatore, and present (1928)... View more info

Kitchen Kapers

By: Allison, Janet

Price: $22.00

Publisher: First Methodist Church: 1948

Seller ID: 17017

Condition: Very Good

120 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Softcover, green plastic comb binding, 120 unnumbered pages, brief history of congregation, several b/w and monochrome illustrations, local ads with two- to five-digit phone numbers, about 220 recipes, some with contributor names. ; Compiled and edited by Janet Allison and committee, First Methodist Church, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1948. Many recipes of German or Scandinavian heritage. ; Minor edgewear. Front cover art (green and pink image of... View more info

Professional Mixing Guide : The Accredited List of Recognized and Accepted Standard Formulas for Mixed Drinks

By: Angostura

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Angostura-Wuppermann Corporation: 1950

Seller ID: 17765

Condition: Very Good

96 pages; 32mo (4.75") 12 cm; Very small softcover (2.75 x 4.75 inches) 68 x 120 mm, dark green covers, 96 pages, cost chart, pricechart, section on punches and other specialties, rear fold-out with special Angostura (brand of alcoholic bitters) recipes, over 200 recipes for mixed drinks. ; Copyright 1947. This edition 1950. ; Light edgewear only. No marks or major defects. Scarce with rear fold-out. View more info

Cocktail Hour

By: Author Unknown

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Cocktail Hour: 1952

Seller ID: 14596

Condition: Very Good+

8 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Not a cookbook. Softcover measures (7 x 9 inches) 178 x 225 mm. Pink limp leatherette covers lined inside with soft fleecy tan cloth, white lettering on front, rounded corners, 8 pages, upon each page is affixed a small real-cloth cocktail napkin imprinted with a gag magazine cover with a risque pin-up style illustration in green and black, all spoofs of real magazines. ; Which are: Cocktail Time. American Home. Police Gazette. Outdoor Life. ... View more info

Maine Cook Book

By: Author Unknown

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Picture Book Press: 1956

Seller ID: 20065

Condition: Very Good+

64 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Softcover, white and red illustrated covers, 64 unnumbered pages, 13 b/w photos with captions, about 125 native recipes of Maine and New England, including many for seafood and lobster. ; Cover art by SR. ; Almost no sign of use. Faint thumb crease to rear cover. Front cover has several small marks, apparently ink accidentally transfered from an adjacent sheet of paper. No other defects. Scarce. View more info

Waterless Cooking with Heavy Gauge Quality Aluminumware : Cook Book, Recipes, Cooking Time Charts, Care and Cleaning

By: Author Unknown

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Heavy Gauge Quality Aluminumware: 1924

Seller ID: 15522

Condition: Fair

12 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Stiff green and white booklet, 12 pages, tips for using aluminum cookware, tips for waterless cooking, several time charts, 28 recipes, some of which do require water. ; Amazing 1924 booklet explaining how to cook with and take care of your revolutionary new aluminum cookware. ; We have graded this item Fair. Exterior worn, with small spots to both covers, also a small stain to page 9, which affects part of the text, but everything is easily... View more info

Gentleman's Companion, The, Complete in 2 Volumes, 1st Edition, Limited Edition, 1939 : Volume 1, Being an Exotic Cookery Book ; Volume 2, Being an Exotic Drinking Book

By: Baker, Charles H. Jr.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Derrydale Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16497

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

476 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Set of 2 hardcover volumes. Dark burgundy-red cloth over spines, red canvas-cloth over boards, gold lettering and decor on spines, [xix] + 221 + [xix] + 217 pages, b/w frontispiece photo and index each vol, hundreds of authentic recipes given with author's unique wry humor. ; Both vols are 1st editions, 1939, limited to 1250, this set being Number 1210, stated. ; Charles H. Baker Jr was a longtime culinary and cocktail writer who wrote r... View more info

Chocolate Candies You Can Make

By: Baker, Walter

Price: $7.00

Publisher: General Foods Corporation: 1936

Edition: Second Edition; Third Printing

Seller ID: 14706

Condition: Very Good

24 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Softcover booklet, color photo covers, 24 pages, plenty of tips, 18 b/w photos, some showing step by step, 40 recipes. ; Published in conjunction with Walter Baker and Company, Dorchester, Massachusetts. 2nd edition, 3rd printing, 1936, stated. ; Light vertical crease. Small closed tear to front cover. A few pages show tiny spots. Everything readable. View more info

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Confessions of a Kraut Lover : For Women Only, Thirty-Three Recipes Guaranteed to Drive a Man to Eat

By: Beard, James, and Elbert W. Garlock

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Empire State Pickling: 1985

Seller ID: 16110

Condition: Very Good+

12 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; White booklet, 12 pages, 7 color photos, 33 recipes and serving suggestions for sauerkraut or choucroute. ; Promotional item for Silver Floss brand sauerkraut. Afterword by Elbert W. Garlock, executive vice president, Empire State Pickling company. ; Front cover shows a few very pale spots. No other defects. View more info

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Fostoria Corn Popper, the : Model Number 202, Recipes and Instructions

By: Bersted, Al

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Bersted Manufacturing Company: 1948

Seller ID: 18499

Condition: Very Good+

4 pages; 24mo (5") 13 cm; Small softcover leaflet printed in green and black, 4 pages, detailed instructions for use of the Fostoria Corn Popper, 8 recipes. Published 1948. ; Made by Bersted Manufacturing Company, a unit of McGraw Electric Company, 1948. ; Remarkably good condition for such a frail item. A few very small pale spots on rear, faint thumb creases. No marks, no rips, no tears. Quite scarce. View more info

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Winter Menu Magic

By: Best, Nancy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: National Biscuit Company: 1933

Seller ID: 15663

Condition: Very Good

24 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Small format (4 x 7 inches) 10 x 18 cm, softcover booklet, 24 glossy pages, several menus, 15 b/w photos, 80 recipes. ; Promotional item for National Biscuit Company, makers of Uneeda Bakers biscuits, written by one Nancy Best, whose name, we suspect, is a Betty Crocker-style pseudonym and whose initials (surprise ! ) are the same as National Biscuit. ; Recipes feature biscuits, butter crackers, graham crackers, soda crackers, ginger snaps ... View more info

Hungarian Cooking : Simple and Economical Recipes

By: Biro, Elisabeth De

Price: $9.00

Publisher: K. P. Schick: 1958

Seller ID: 20529

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

142 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Small hardcover, red buckram, [iv] + 142 pages, index, appendix, about 280 recipes. ; Copyright 1950. This printing 1958. View more info

My Own Recipes : Loose Leaf Cook Book

By: Blackwell, A. M., with Paul J. Wielandy and Frank H. Wielandy

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Blackwell Wielandy Book & Stationery Company: 1925

Seller ID: 14600

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

98 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; A unique item. Commercially published black leatherette two-ring binder, silver illustration of chef on front, over 400 recipes. Some were printed on the pages, as published; some are pasted in from old clippings; but most are written on blank pages in fountain pen in a very neat hand. ; Some of the handwritten recipes are: Tomato marmalade. Tangy tartar sauce. Mrs Scribner's Texas hash. Apples a la Vernor. Wassail serves 40. Vanilla caram... View more info

Carnation Year of Book of Menus and Recipes, The

By: Blake, Mary

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Carnation Company: 1940

Seller ID: 14707

Condition: Near Fine

48 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Steel-blue covers, fold-and-staple binding, index, 11 b/w photos, 24 menus including 6 for each season, over 100 recipes including about 25 for each season. ; Published by the makers of Carnation irradiated evaporated milk, now owned by Nestle. ; A touch of wear only, otherwise no signs of use. View more info

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Mixing Bowl, the : South Central Human Resources Cookbook

By: Bledsoe, Mary M.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Motlow College: 1979

Seller ID: 19578

Condition: Very Good+

76 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Blue softcover, black plastic comb binding, [iv] + 76 pages, about 120 recipes with contributor names and home cities. Includes breads, casseroles, desserts, entrees, salads, more. ; Published under auspices South Central Human Resources Agency, Nutrition Program for the Elderly, Motlow College, Tullahoma, Tennessee, 1979. ; Almost no wear. A touch of sunning to covers. Several recipes carefully marked 'good' or other comments penned in. View more info

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Luscious Great Lakes Blueberries : Recipes

By: Blueberry Growers

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Michigan Blueberry Growers Association: 1957

Seller ID: 18821

Condition: Near Fine

16 pages; 48mo (3.5") 9 cm; Small oblong softcover, fold-and-staple binding, 16 glossy pages, 12 b/w photos, 2 color photos, 11 recipes plus tips for freezing. ; Published by Michigan Blueberry Growers Association in cooperation with North American Blueberry Council, 1957. ; Only a touch of edgewear. No major defects. Appears unused. Scarce. View more info

Southern Recipes Featuring Starlac

By: Borden Company

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Borden Company: 1952

Seller ID: 14842

Condition: Fair

16 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Yellow booklet, fold-and-staple binding, self-wraps, yellow laid paper throughout, b/w line art, several suggested menus, 26 recipes from the Southern US including soups, breads, entrees, desserts. ; Booklet states: 'Developed under a grant made to the School of Home Economics, Women's College, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC. Starlac is the highest quality nonfat dry milk, made by the Borden Company, New York'. ; This item was ... View more info

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Bordo Products Presents : American's Favorite Date Recipes

By: Bordo Products Company

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bordo Products Company: 1965

Seller ID: 16286

Condition: Very Good

16 pages; 24mo (5.5") 14 cm; Small softcover booklet, 16 color glossy pages, nutrition tips, 7 high-quality color photos, 22 recipes. ; Rear cover has small address in black, and postal cancellation in red, stamped on, as issued. ; This item was stapled shut for mailing, leaving small staple holes near fore-edge throughout. Otherwise only minor wear. Everything readable. ; Laid in: 1 old newspaper clipping and two boxboard clippings with a total of 6 date recipes. View more info

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Plus Food for Minus Meals, the : Kellogg's All-Bran

By: Brooks, Barbara B.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Kellogg Company: 1934

Seller ID: 17227

Condition: Very Good+

16 pages; 32mo (4.5") 12 cm; Small softcover booklet, 16 pages, 9 b/w and 8 full-color illustrations, 7 recipes featuring All-Bran. Laid in: small sheet with ad for Kellogg's Kaffee HAG Coffee, with 2 b/w photos, as issued. ; No date but Kellogg's owned the HAG (Handels-Aktien-Gesellschaft) coffee brand from 1928 to 1939. We place this item about 1934. ; Very minor wear. Small spot on rear cover. Otherwise clean and crisp, appears unused. View more info