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Alexandria VA: Time-Life Books, 1979. (USA) 4th Printing, 1979 Owner's name to inside back cover, crease to corner of cover, fine stress creases to back cover, a touch of rubbing to cover edge, a spot of uneveness from a small spill to the last to leaves, but not staining, otherwise Good used copy. Photo wraps, 239pp, index. Colour photos by Life photographers. Book design by Eric Gluckman. 50 great dinner menus are presented with their recipes. A heavy book. (2.6 JM fo 48/7. Paperback. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".
Brookline MA: America's Test Kitchen, 2013. (USA) 1st printing of this r3evised edition which includes the 2014 season. No markigns, Fine in Fine dust jackt with soft crease to front flap. Boards, 917pp, index, colour photos of prepared dishes, small B& photos whowing techniques. This book is a tremendous collection of all the recipes from the hit TV show with product ratings and a look behind the scenes. There are about 900 recipes. A heavy book. (8.1 JM FO 75/1. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".
Weston ON: Gadget Publishing, 1983. (CAD) No markings, pages clean, there is a faint soiling just to the bottom edge of the back cover not affecting pages, Very Good used copy. 22.5 x 15 cm, card cover with colour illus of elves and dessert squares, red plastic comb binding, [i-iii], 1-131pp, pp blank for recipes. Humorous drawings of elves assembling ingredients. Handlettered recipes with ingredients in North American measures. Printed by the National Press with text in brown ink. First Edition (1.3 JM FO 44/3. 1st. Plastic Comb. Very Good. Illus. by SCHOENFELD, Klaus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
NY: Random House, 1987. (USA) 1st edition. No markings, Fine in price-clipped Near Fine dust jackewt qith remnant of price sticker to the front panel. Bpard, 669pp, index, small decorative illus. *00 recipes form New England: Kennebec Scrapple; Yankee French Toast; New England Lamb Hot Pot; Newport Crab-stuffed chicken halves. A heavy book. (4.0 JM FO 38/1. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".
NY: St Martin's Griffin, 2013. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine; no dust jacket as published. Illus cushioned boards, 402pp, index, full-page colour photos. This book presents 250 most-requested naturally delicious recipes from one of America's Best-loved restaurants. A heavy book. (3.3 JM FO 39/6. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".
NY: Clarkson N Potter Inc., 1983. (USA) 13th printing. No markings, Fine in unclipped Near Fine Dj with a small chip to head of the spine panel. Navy leatherette over bds, 174pp, index. Colour photos of prepared dishes throughout. Bailey's memoires of country picnics and church suppers in hisnative louisiana have influenced his easy menus, which reflect Southern regional cuisine: Chicken Pot Pie; Skillet corn Bread; Barbecue Veal. This was his first book and it won the R.T. French Tastemaker Award for Best cookbook of the Year. A heavy book. (2.7 JM O 41/8. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by GREENE, Joshua. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
NY: HarperCollins, 1991. (USA) First Printing Remainder dot to bottom edge of pages, no other markings, rear lower corner tip of cover is slightly bumped, Very Good in Good Dj without price to the front flap , 3/4 " tear to head of spine of Dj. Dark green bds, 267pp, index. 54 Full page colour photos of prepared desserts. Foreword by Jeremiah Tower. Luchetti is one of the top pastry chefs in America and this book presents about 150 recipes for fabulous desserts: Hazelnut Creme Caramel, Pear Cornmeal Bread Pudding, Plum Souffles. A heavy book. (2.6 JM FO 48/3. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by LAmotte, Michael. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Remainder.
NY: Hyperion, 2001. (USA) 1st printing. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR to the title page, no other markings, Fine in unclipped Fine dust jacket, very lightly rubbed to surfaces. Glossy boards, 288pp, index. Colour photos. Oprah Winfrey's personal chef gives 150 recipes for family meals.A heavy book. (2.9 JM FO 37/3. Inscribed By Author. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".
NY: Clarkson Potter, 1999. (USA) 5th printing. No markings, but faint fingerprint to leading edge of pages, (quite faint) thus Near Fine in unclipped Near Fine dust jacket. Boards, 496pp, index. Ribbon marker. Colour photos throughout make this handsome book on appetizers a pleasure to use. A heavy book. (3.5 JM FO 41/4. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".
- Seller: JWMah
- Published: 1963
- Condition: Good
NY: Good Housekeeping Book Division, 1963. (USA) 7th printing. No markings, hinges solid, a bit of rubbing to cover corner tips faint spot to cover, cooking spots here and there to page edges, Good used copy; laking the dust jacket. Blue cloth with white spine, illus endpapers, 805pp, index. Colour plates of prepared dishes with B&W illus. This is an excellent all-round cookbook with sections on menus, recipes for the beginning cook (The best of Susan), Recipes for Two, Low-Calorie Recipes, International recipes, Leftovers, recipes for company, cookery terms, etc. There are approximately 1000 recipes dating from the early 1960s. A heavy book. (3.5 JM FO 41/7. Hardcover. Good/Lacking the Jacket. Illus. by GOLDSMITH, Bill. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
NY: Clarkson Potter, 2008. (USA) 1t printing. No markings, Fine in Fiene dust jackt with tiny imperfection to spine edge of DJ at rear panel. Boards, 338pp, index, full-page colour photos. Recipes, stories and opinions from Public Radio's award-winning fod show. A heavy book, (3.0 JM FO 48/6. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".
NY: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 1979. (USA) Stated First Edition No markings, pages clean, stress crease to cover, tiny chip to lower fron corner Very Good.. Orange wraps, 248pp, index. Colour photos throughout by James Scherer. This is Julia's second cookery book based on her televison series and includes recipes and menus for special occasions. . A heavy book. (2.5 JM FO 47/4. 1st. Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by SCHERER, James D.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2003. (USA) 4th printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 175pp, index. Colour photos. These are recipes for fresh seasonal dishes that don't rely at all on butter, cream,or saturated fat, using reduced vegetable and fruit juices made from organic products to enhance the flavour. An importnat American book in the movement towards a lighter fresher cuisine. A heavy book. (2.9 JM FO 27/2. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".
- Seller: JWMah
- Published: 1976
- Condition: Near Fine
Kansas City MO: Stonecroft Book and Supply Center, 1976. (USA) No markings, Near Fine; no Dj as issued. 22.5 x 18.5 cm, mustard coloured vinyl three ring binder, 271pp. Colour photos to section divider pages. This cookbook is divided into 16 section starting with BBQ and endon with Vegetables. This is a tremendous compilation of close to 1000 recipes many with contributors' names. The bread section seems good, as does the Cake section. This is the thinner version of this book with 271 pages; there is a thick er version with 322pages. (2.5 JM FO 38/1. Ring-bound Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Berkeley: Ten Speed Press, 2009. (USA) INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR: "Aloha/ Bev Gannon", no other markings,a touch of rubbing to lower cover edges, Near Fine in unclipped Near Fine dust jacket with small scuff mark to rear panel. Boards, 216pp. index. Colour photos. Chef Gannon brings Asian inspired recipes developed at the Hali'maile General Store (Restaurant) in Maui. A heavy book. (2.8 JM FO 46/2. Inscribed By Author. 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".
Berkeley: Ten Speed Press, 1998. (USA) First Printing No markings, Fine in unclipped Fine dust jacket. White cloth, 239pp, index. Black and white ribbon markers. Full page colour photos with B&W photos. 150 recipes Macadamia Chocolate Cakes with Coconut Emulsion and Sugarcane Ice Cream; Strawberry Almond Shortcake with Basil; Hucklebery Tuiles with Peach Compote. A lovely book. (3.9 JM LVR 205/6. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Turner, Tim. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
NY: The Family Circle Inc., 1974. (USA) No markings, Fine in price-clipped Very Good dust jacket with several minor edge faults. Wipeable red bds, 789pp, index. 24 pp colour photos of prepared dishes, B&W drawings. This was the first all-in-one-volume cookbook published by FAMILY CIRCLE magazine after 42 years of publication. This is an excellent comprehensive cookbook with over 2000 tripled-tested recipes, kitchen hints, shortcuts dating from theearly 1970s. A heavy book. (4.1 JM fo 39/3. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
NY: Hearst Books, 1993. (USA) First printing No markings, as New in Very Good slipcase with a area of rubbing to the top corner. Four hardcvoer books, each with 88 pages, with colour photos devoted to Breads & Muffins, Pies & Tarts, Cookies & Crackers, Cakes & Cupcakes. Lots of great recipes in a conveneint to use format. A heavy set (3.5 JM FO 36/1. 1st. Hardcover. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".
NY: William Morrow, 2004. (USA) 1st printing. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR: "Bam, Emeril", no other markings, Fine in about Fine dust jacket with soft crease to front flap. . Boards, 304pp, index. Colour photos. This book features comfort food for buffets and parties. (1.9 JM FO 35/4. Inscribed By Author. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".
Portland OR: Collectors Press, 2005. (USA) 1st printing. No markigns, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 176pp, index, colour and B&W photos and illus. A celebration ofJewish cuisine and culturem highliting traditional kosher and non-kosher specialty dishes: Deli Brisket; Noodle Kugel; Delicatessen Tzimmes; Potato Latkes. (2.3 JM FO 38/4. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".
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