Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
Browse By Category
Antiques & Collectibles
History
Literature & Fiction
Other
Religion & Spirituality

View Subcategories
 
 
 

Author Name    Baker, Charles H. Jr. >>

Title   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

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Near Fine with no dust jacket

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   N. Y. : Derrydale Press; 1939

Seller ID   16497

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 regularly for Town & Country, Esquire, Gourmet and other publications. Here he has collected countless rare and exotic recipes including nine different types of Mint Julep. ; No marks or defects. No jackets, as issued. Several pages unopened. Only a touch of shelfwear. Quite scarce in any condition.

Price = 245.00 USD


Other Items You Might Like
War and Peace, Complete in 2 Volumes

Books of American Negro Spirituals, the :  Two Volumes in One, Johnson, James Weldon, and J. Rosamond Johnson >>
Books of American Negro Spirituals, the : Two Volumes in One

Historical and Business Compendium of Ottawa County, Michigan, Volumes 1 and 2 : A Complete Historical, Statistical, Biographical and Geographical Compendium . . . for 1892-1893

Works of Ogden Nash, Complete in 6 Volumes, Nash, Ogden >>
Works of Ogden Nash, Complete in 6 Volumes

Human Nature and History, Complete in 2 Volumes : A Study in the Development of Liberal Political Thought

Martin and Judy for Parents and Teachers : (Lot of 4 Volumes)

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@gwenfoss.com
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie