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276.
[One page autograph letter signed.]
St Louis. MO: [circa 1940]. One page autographed letter signed, from Irma Rombauer, author of The Joy of Cooking, and a major figure in the history of American cooking. Addressed to Louise [Diallo],The last name was supplied by the seller and is not indicated on the letter itself. In black ink on cream colored stationery printed in brown, "Mrs. Edgar Rombauer - 5712 Cabanne Avenue - St. Louis - Mo... (Item #2180)
Price: $4,000.00
[One page autograph letter signed.]. Manuscript – ALS, Irma Rombauer.
277.
The Experienced American Housekeeper, or Domestic Cookery: Formed on Principles of Economy, for the Use of Private Families. With an engraving.
New York: Robinson & Franklin, 1839. Duodecimo, 216 pages. With a folding table depicting a table setting, as well as two other engravings: one a butchering guide and the other James and Cornell's Improved Cooking Stove. Later American edition, substantially abridged. Originally published under the title A New System of Domestic Cookery, London 1806 or 1807. Handsomely rebound by St. Michael's Abbey in full brown calf, with red morocco spine... (Item #4434)
Price: $500.00
278.
Cross Creek Cookery. By Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. With Drawings by Robert Camp.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1942. Octavo (21.5 x 14.5 cm.), xxii, 230 pages. Illustrated endpapers. Full-page black-&-white reproductions of watercolors and illustrated chapter headings. ~ Evident FIRST EDITION, in a second state dust jacket, with "$3.00" on the flap. ~ Idiosyncratic, literary elucidation of cookery as described in the memoir of a “northern” transplant to a small community in a corner of Alachua County (in north-central Florida). Widely venerated... (Item #4835)
Price: $200.00
279.
Cross Creek Cookery. By Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. With Drawings by Robert Camp.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1942. Octavo (21.5 x 14.5 cm.), xxii, 230 pages. Illustrated endpapers. Full-page black-&-white reproductions of watercolors and illustrated chapter headings. ~ Evident FIRST EDITION, in a second state dust jacket, with "$3.00" on the flap. ~ Idiosyncratic, literary elucidation of cookery as described in the memoir of a “northern” transplant to a small community in a corner of Alachua County (in north-central Florida). Widely venerated... (Item #5537)
Price: $100.00
Cross Creek Cookery. By Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. With Drawings by Robert Camp. Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Robert Camp Jr.
280.
Cross Creek Cookery. By Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. With Drawings by Robert Camp.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1942. Octavo (21.5 x 14.5 cm.), xxii, 230 pages. Illustrated endpapers. Full-page black-&-white reproductions of watercolors and illustrated chapter headings. ~ Evident First Edition, in a price clipped dust jacket, thus jacket assumed to be second state. ~ Idiosyncratic, literary elucidation of cookery as described in the memoir of a “northern” transplant to a small community in a corner of Alachua County (in north-central Florida)... (Item #6011)
Price: $50.00
Cross Creek Cookery. By Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. With Drawings by Robert Camp. Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Robert Camp Jr.
281.
Good Housekeeping Cook Book. Recipes and Methods for Every Day and Every Occasion Tested, Tasted, and Approved.
New York: International Magazine Company Inc. 1933. Small octavo, 254 pages. First edition of this popular Good Housekeeping cookbook. Light soiling to publisher's green and white printed cloth, otherwise very good. No dust jacket, as issued. (Item #4784)
Price: $90.00
282.
Good Housekeeping Cook Book. Recipes and Methods for Every Day and Every Occasion Tested, Tasted, and Approved.
New York: International Magazine Company Inc. 1933. Small octavo, 254 pages. First edition of this popular Good Housekeeping cookbook. A bit of wear to spine head and foot, otherwise a fine copy, in publisher's green and white printed cloth. No dust jacket, as issued. (Item #4867)
Price: $120.00
283.
Mrs. Mary Martensen's Recipes. Reprinted from the Chicago American.
Chicago: Chicago American, 1932. Octavo, 126 pages First edition. A newspaper cookbook, from the head of the Home Economics Department of the Chicago American. The author worked for the meatpacker Armour Company prior to this assignment, where she authored the popular, "Sixty ways to Serve Ham." Some light soiling to the publisher's black and red printed wrappers, otherwise fine. (Item #2078)
Price: $30.00
284.
Reports and Bills Relating to the Sale of Spiritous Liquors.
[Place of publication not identified]: 1839. Stab-sewn booklet (25 x 15.5 cm.), 46 pages. Bastard title page. FIRST EDITION. A landmark legal action, containing the Report, Minority Report, and finally the Act to regulate the sale of alcohol in the state of Massachusetts This was the first attempt to regulate temperance by law, limiting the sale of alcohol in quantities smaller than fifteen gallons. The Act passed April 19th of... (Item #5996)
Price: $150.00
Reports and Bills Relating to the Sale of Spiritous Liquors. Massachusetts. General Court. House of Representatives.
285.
Off My Toes! The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Blueberry Hill Farm's Enterprising, Resourceful...
Boston: Little, Brown & Co. 1961. Octavo, 298 pages. First edition. A memoir by the author of the Blueberry Hill Cookbooks. From the jacket, "This girl Elsie is spunky. Vigorous. Devastatingly funny..." A near fine copy, in publisher's green paper-covered boards. In an edge chipped and lightly soiled, but near very good dust jacket. (Item #2019)
Price: $30.00
Off My Toes! The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Blueberry Hill Farm's Enterprising, Resourceful. Elie Masterton.
286.
Receipts as Used by the Shaker Sisters. Sabbathday Lake Maine.
Sabbathday Lake, Me. [Earl Campbell], [1933]. Octavo-sized stapled booklet, 32 pages. Later edition, different pagination, with 32 pages, and with cancel leaf of red paper, printed with "Special, The Prize Winning Recipe, Shaker fish and egg" tipped in after page 6. Compilation attributed to Jennie Mathers, printer, and imprint date, all from T.E. Johnson in Random Notes, Maine Library Association Bulletin, vol. 22, page 20. A short and simple Shaker... (Item #5230)
Price: $90.00
Receipts as Used by the Shaker Sisters. Sabbathday Lake Maine. Jennie Mathers.
287.
Pan-Pacific Cook Book, savory bits from the World’s Fare.
San Francisco: Blair-Murdock Company, 1915. Octavo (20 x 15 cm.), 170 pages. Illustrations. “Index of Subjects” is actually a table of contents. Separate alphabetical index also included. ~ Evident FIRST EDITION. To seize the opportunity for a bold pun – it may be safely ventured – is not every author’s dream, but showcasing six hundred samples of the “world’s fare” in time for the fair itself cannot have been a...... (Item #6504)
Price: $60.00
Pan-Pacific Cook Book, savory bits from the World’s Fare. L. L. McLaren, Linie Loyall McLaren.
288.
McMonagle & Rogers Select Cooking Recipes.
Middletown, NY: McMonagle & Rogers, [circa 1880s]. Small octavo in wrappers, 44 pages plus advertisements. Later printing. Promotional pamphlet for McMonagle & Rogers Premium Fruit Flavors featuring over 150 recipes interspersed with testimonials pronouncing McMonagle & Rogers the best in market. Breads, cakes, candies, ices, pies, puddings, salads, and more are all featured in this booklet, with "the hope that it may prove acceptable in the homes of many time... (Item #3252)
Price: $45.00
McMonagle & Rogers Select Cooking Recipes. McMonagle, Rogers.
289.
McMonagle & Rogers Select Cooking Recipes.
Middletown, NY: McMonagle & Rogers, [circa 1880]. Small octavo in wrappers, 32 pages plus advertisements. Later printing. Promotional pamphlet for McMonagle & Rogers Premium Fruit Flavors featuring over 150 recipes interspersed with testimonials pronouncing McMonagle & Rogers the best in market. Breads, cakes, candies, ices, pies, puddings, salads, and more are all featured in this booklet, with "the hope that it may prove acceptable in the homes of many time... (Item #5151)
Price: $30.00
McMonagle & Rogers Select Cooking Recipes. McMonagle, Rogers.
290.
First Foods of America.
Los Angeles/San Francisco/New York: Suttonhouse Ltd. 1936. Octavo, 150 pages. First edition. This book draws recipes both from Mexico, especially Minititlan, on Tehuantepec in Oaxaca, and from early Texas history, based on oral and manuscript sources. Strehl, in One Hundred Books on California Food and Wine states, "based on family recipes brought from Mexico during the late nineteenth century, this book addresses the Indian origins of Mexican food. Probably the... (Item #2741)
Price: $750.00
First Foods of America. Blanche McNeil, Edna.
291.
Broadside Menu, 'Union Block Eating House. No. 1, On the Corner of Main and Weir Street. Gideon Congdon, Proprietor. Bill of Fare."
no place [Taunton, MA]: Republican Print, Bristol County Bank Building, [1860]. Broadside, 5"x11". A handsome menu from a restuarant that knew how to feed a crowd - "Hot Buck Wheat Cakes constantly on hand!" A few light creases from folding, and some tiny holes along the creases. Still, near very good. (Item #1905)
Price: $220.00
Broadside Menu, 'Union Block Eating House. No. 1, On the Corner of Main and Weir Street. Gideon Congdon, Proprietor. Bill of Fare." Menu - Boston, Union Block Eating House.
292.
Skookum, Thanksgiving Dinner, the thermometer has jumped up to zero from 43 degrees below. Eat drink and be merry while partaking…
[Skookum, Alaska: 1898]. Manuscript menu (19.5x 12.5 cm.). Text in pencil; date in a second hand at foot of page. Illustrated with crossed shovel and pick. Small cord with gold flake attached at top. Menu items include Oyster Soup, Chicken Salad a la “Money”, Porterhouse Steak (without mushrooms), Roast Turkey, Apple Sauce, Roast Chicken, Stewed Tomatoes and Macaroni, Boiled Potatoes, Pickles, India Relish, Fruit Pudding with Hard Sauce, Mince Pie... (Item #6269)
Price: $200.00
Skookum, Thanksgiving Dinner, the thermometer has jumped up to zero from 43 degrees below. Eat drink and be merry while partaking…. Menu – Alaskan Gold Rush.
293.
Cookery Craft, as practiced in 1894 by the women of the South Church, St Johnsbury, Vt.
St. Johnsbury, VT: Press of C.M. Stone, 1894. Octavo, 17, 189, [blanks], 18, [1]. Ads. First edition of this church cookbook, with some of the recipes attributed. With a witty essay about the history of food titled, "Cookery Craft Miscellaneously Considered" at the rear. A number of manuscript recipes have been added on the pages provided, and an owner has very neatly tipped-in a number of additional manuscript recipes and... (Item #3017)
Price: $120.00
Cookery Craft, as practiced in 1894 by the women of the South Church, St Johnsbury, Vt. Mrs. Charles H. Merrill, The Women of South Church.
294.
In the Kitchen.
Boston/New York: Lee & Shepard/Lee, Shepard, and Dillingham, 1875. Squarish octavo, 568 pages. First edition. A collection of recipes, drawn from various sources, including French, German and English cookbooks, as well as "written receipt-books of families famous both at the North and South for their savory cooking." The compiler, Elizabeth S. Miller, hails from Geneva, New York, and dedicates the book to the "Cooking Class of the Young Ladies' Saturday... (Item #4888)
Price: $200.00
295.
Home-Makers Guide.
[Boston]: The Boston Herald-Traveler Corporation, 1929. Octavo, 216 pages. First edition. A household guide, with instructions for interior decorating, etiquette, menu planning, feeding children, party planning and more. Compiled from the home maker's advice columns of the Boston Herald and the Boston Traveler. Very near fine in printed blue cloth, In a well-chipped dust jacket. (Item #2939)
Price: $50.00
Home-Makers Guide. Marjorie Mills, Associate Women.
296.
Heart's Delight Farm [title from cover].
[Chicago, Il. The Lammers Schilling Company, 1915]. Folio (32.5 x 27 cm.), 114 pages. Illustrated with reproductions of photographs and drawings in sepia-tone and duo-tone of the exterior and interior of buildings, landscapes, machinery, and livestock of the historic Heart's Delight Farm. One mounted plate of a reproduction of a color painting in rear. Printed throughout on heavy card stock. Title from cover; publication information from interior of rear wrapper... (Item #6562)
Price: $350.00
297.
Clams, Mussells, Oysters, Scallops and Snails. A Cookbook and a Memoir.
Orleans, MA: Parnassus Imprints, 1990. Octavo, 215 pages. First edition of this cookbook/memoir by the legendary Provincetown chef. A fine copy in yellow printed wrappers as issued. No cloth edition was published. (Item #1700)
Price: $250.00
Clams, Mussells, Oysters, Scallops and Snails. A Cookbook and a Memoir. Howard Mitcham.
298.
My Farm at Edgewood: A Country Book. by the author of "Reveries of a Bachelor."
New-York: Charles Scribner & Co. 1869. Octavo (19 x 13.5 cm.), x, [2], 319 pages. Title in red and black. Later printing. American essayist and novelist Donald Grant Mitchell (1822-1908) produced books of travel and volumes of essays on rural themes, including My Farm of Edgewood: A Country Book (originally issued 1863). He was best known for the series of essays, Reveries of a Bachelor, or a Book of the... (Item #6022)
Price: $50.00
My Farm at Edgewood: A Country Book. by the author of "Reveries of a Bachelor." Donald Grant Mitchell.
299.
The Bottom of the Harbor.
London: Chatto & Windus, 1961. Octavo, 243 pages. First UK edition. The third book by the great New Yorker writer, a classic study of New York's waterfront and fish markets, with an emphasis on the bounty of the bottom of the harbor, oysters. Contains the story "Up in the Old Hotel" which later became the title of Mitchell's collected short works. A source for Mark Kurlansky's The Big Oyster. A.... (Item #3593)
Price: $120.00
300.
Tabulated Times, by Amanda Moore, illustrations by Kash.
Mobile, Ala. Chat Publishing Co. 1904. Octavo (19 x 13 cm.), [31] pages. Illustrated. FIRST EDITION. A novelty work from Mobile Alabama, emulating the wedding calendar-form journal, but with more lascivious and well-lubricated categories. All illustrated in woodcut silhouettes by Kash. The illustrations for each month include a calendar of dates, each made from cocktail glasses, drops of spirits, jiggers, or jugs of whiskey. In publisher's white and gilt-decorated red... (Item #6754)
Price: $200.00
Tabulated Times, by Amanda Moore, illustrations by Kash. Amanda Moore.

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