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By: 'The Marchioness of Cambridge.' Hastings, Dorothy Isabell Westenra,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Jupiter Books, London, 1974,:

Seller ID: C881

first edition, 144pp, 15 full colour plates, large octavo, original blue cloth, gilt, decorative full-colour d.j., price-clipped otherwise fine. Receipes collected by The Marchioness of Cambridge. View more info

Wines of America

By: Adams, Leon D.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: USA, McGraw-Hill Inc.: 1979

Edition: Second Edition, Revised

Seller ID: MW140

ISBN: 0070003173

Condition: Fine

xv, 623pp. 12 maps. No inscriptions, fading or wear. Illus. end-papers. View more info


By: Allen ,H.Warner

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB1222

Condition: V.g.

232pp. Index from 225-232pp. Red cloth, no d.j. View more info

Wines: Their Sensory Evaluation

By: Amerine, Maynard Andrew; Roessler, Edward B.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: New York & San Francisco, W.H.Freeman & Co Ltd: 1983

Edition: revised and enlarged Edition

Seller ID: MW113

ISBN: 0716714795

Condition: Fine

xv, 432pp. White illus, d.j. and white boards. 16 b/w photos on plates, charts and diagrams View more info


By: Arlott, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Willow Books/ Collins: 1986

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: MW146

ISBN: 0002182068

Condition: Fine

224pp. Edited by David Rayvern Allen. Brown boards, gilt. No fading, inscriptions, wear or marks. View more info


By: Asher, Gerald

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New York, Randon House: 1982

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: MW114

Condition: Fine

222pp. Introduction by Elizabeth David. Artiles for the Gourmet Magazine published as book for the first time.. Colour illustrated d.j. NO inscriptions, clipping, wear or fading. View more info

HOUSEWIFE'S TREASURY of Domestic Information

By: Beeton

Price: £165.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Bowden Ltd: 1881

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: GT311

Condition: V.g.

Folding frontis. [fine], 1056pp. Pub. red cloth with gilt decoration and titles to the spine. Illus. throughout with folding and single plates and vignettes to the text. An advert for Whelipton's Pills states 'Estab. 1835' and forty-six years of production confirms the date as c 1881. Very few adverts as this was the first edition. Packed with social information of late Victorian England including The House and Its Furniture; Artistic Homes; Economical House-Keeping; Children and what to do with them; The Toilet; Etiquette of Modern Society; Home Needlework;Art Needlework; Our Leisure Hours. T... View more info

Mrs Beeton's Household Management A Complete Cookery Book [1949]

By: BEETON, Isabella

Price: £110.00

Publisher: London and Melbourne, Ward Lock and Co: 1949

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: MJ123

Condition: Fine

ND [1949]. xvi, 1680, [16,[ii] adverts] pp, advert end-papers, over 350 illustrations, 16 colour plates. A trifle rubbed to boards, a little light foxing. Original dark red cloth spine with cloth boards. Sound and tight. A nice copy.Speckled fore-edges [foxed]. No inscriptions or marks. View more info

Mrs Beeton's Household Management A Complete Cookery Book [1949]

By: BEETON, Isabella

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London and Melbourne, Ward Lock and Co: 1923

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: MJ127

Condition: Fine

xvi, 1680, [16,[ii] adverts] pp, advert end-papers, nearly 700 illustrations, 32 colour plates. A trifle rubbed to boards, a little light foxing. Original dark red cloth spine with cloth boards. Sound and tight. A nice copy. Speckled fore-edges [foxed]. Neat owners name dated 1924 View more info


By: Beeton, Isobella

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, S.O. Beeton 248 Strand: 1866

Edition: ninetieth Thousand

Seller ID: Le271a

Condition: V.g.

First edition, fourth issue. Plain black cloth, gilt titles and rules to the spine. Frontis. [pl 112-113], 12 plates as called for. Title-page [1] [i-xxxix] , Wood-cuts throughout. 1st edition preface, General Contents and the Analytical index, colour plates index, [i],2-1108pp. Ninetieth thousand dated 1866. Some wear and soiling but a nice tight copy. LACKING LAST TWO LEAVES. Very scarce 4th issue of the first edition.The last of the original 1st edition plates before the 2nd edition with new plates in 1869. The 3rd and 4th issues have a different border on the plates from the first 2 issues... View more info

Mrs Beeton's Book of Household Management A Guide to Cookery in all its Branches

By: Beeton, Mrs. Isabella

Price: £155.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock and Co. Ltd: 1910

Edition: new edition, revised and enlarged

Seller ID: L1336

Condition: V.g.

ND [c1911]. viii, 1997, 18[ads] pp, advert end-papers, and many illustrations, 32 colour plates and many other illus. Rubbed to boards and a trifle worn. Original dark red leather, nicely gilt decorated spine with green cloth boards. Sound and tight. A nice copy. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS View more info

Sauternes: A Study of the Great Sweet Wines of Bordeaux

By: Benson, Jeffrey; MacKenzie, Alastair

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby Parke Bernet: 1979

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: MW120

ISBN: 0856670626

Condition: Fine

viii, 172pp. Colour pictorial d.j. Illustrated with colour and monotone plates. No inscriptions, wear, clipping, fading or marks View more info

WINE LIST 44th Edition

By: Bern's Steak House

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Tampa, Florida, Bern's Steak House: 1984

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: MW108

Condition: Fine

2409pp. Black full leather binding. gilt. Illustrated throughout with photos and scans of labels, All in fold-out pages in fine state. A massive volume in fine condition. A scarce item in the UK First published in 1960 this is the 'bible' of the US wine trade. Packed with facts, histories and information on thousands of wines. View more info


By: Bills Donald D. And Kung Shain-dow. [ Editors ]

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Boston, Butterworth-Heinemann: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB1296

Condition: Fine

xiii, 381pp. Proceedings of the second International Symposium. Jointly sponsered by: The University of Maryland, The Agricultural Reseach Service, USDA, and E.I.du Pont de Nemours & Co.Spine a triffle sunned, otherwise a fresh copy. View more info

THE WIFE'S OWN BOOK OF COOKERY containing upwards of fifteen hundred original Receipts

By: Bishop, Frederick

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock: 1861

Edition: 1st edition, later issue

Seller ID: Le597

Condition: V.g.

..prepared with great care, and a proper attention to economy, and embodying all the latest improvements in the culinary art . Combined with useful hints on Domestic ...xiv, 398pp, [ii pub. ads] Original cloth binding with attractive blind embossed patterned and gilt decorated title and illus. to the front board and spine with the decoration continued to the rear board. Frontis. plate and half-title page present but lacking the title-page and p15/16. [both reproduced in facsimile now and loosely inserted].This would read 'THE WIFE'S OWN BOOK OF COOKERY containing upwards of fifteen hundred ori... View more info


By: Bland, Christopher and Kelly, Linda

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: E232

ISBN: 0094677603

Condition: Fine

266pp, an anthology of meals View more info


By: Bolitho, Hector. And Peel, Derek.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick and Jackson: 1956

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: G240

Condition: Fine

23pp, 20 full page plates at rear of volume. Fine copy with a complete but darkened d.j. with 4cm repaired tear View more info

English Country Pubs

By: Brabbs, Derry.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: K763

ISBN: 0297791303

Condition: Fine

160pp. Colour photos throughout. Rear cover creased View more info

WILLIAMSBURG ART OF COOKERY or Accomplifb'd Gentlewomans's Companion

By: Bullock, Helen

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Williamsburg, Virginia, U.S.A., Colonial Williamsburg Foundation: 1987

Edition: sixteenth edition

Seller ID: P152

ISBN: 0910412308

Condition: Mint

276pp."Being a collection of upwards of five hundred of the most ancient & approved recipes in Virginia cookery". Deluxe full leather with 4 raised bands on spine, also red leather title label stamped in gilt on spine. Speckled page edges. 5 full page engraved illustrations. Printed in an eighteenth century style. Lovely clean un-used copy View more info

Licensed Houses and their Management

By: Capper, W. Bently (ed)

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Caxton Publishing:

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: E108

Condition: Fine

ND(c. 1925), 3 vols: 252,xvi,pp + 22 b&w pls; 278,xii,pp + 16 b&w pls; 300,xii,pp + 19 b&w pls. The three vols:.Comprehensive analysis of all aspects of pub & hotel management, design, furnishing & fitting out. A brillant insight into the social history of Britain between the wars especially pubs. A very nice set with a little rubbing to the gilt lettering and occassional edge rubbing. Some light foxing View more info