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THE COUNTRY-MANS RECREATION, or the Art of Planting, Grassing, and Gardening in Three Books. by BARKER, Thomas.:

The first declaring divers waies of Planting, and Graffing, and the best times of the year, with divers commodities and secrets herein, how to set or Plant with the Root, and without the Root; to sow or set Pepins or Curnels, with the ordering thereof, al…

From Roger Middleton


SYLVA or a DISCOURSE on FOREST-TREES, and the Propagation of Timber in His Majesty's Dominions; by EVELYN, John.:

London, printed by Jo. Martyn, and Ja. Allestry, Printers to the Royal Society, and are to be sold at their shop at the Bell in St. Paul's Church-Yard, MDCLXIV,1664.. As it was Deliver'd in the Royal Society the xvth of October, MDCLXII, Upon Occasion of…

From Roger Middleton


VINETUM BRITANNICUM, or a TREATISE OF CIDER and other wines and drinks extracted from fruits growing in this Kingdom. With the method of propagating all sorts of vinous fruit-trees.To which is added, APIARIUM or a Discourse of BEES. by WORLIDGE, John. ISABEL SOMERSET'S COPY.:

For the most expeditious making of CIDER. And also the right way of making METHEGLIN and BIRCH-WINE. The APIARIUM was not included in the FIRST EDITION. SECOND EDITION MUCH ENLARGED 1678. 8vo, approximately 175 x 115 mm, 7 x 4½ inches, engraved frontispi…

From Roger Middleton


THE COMPLEAT CYDERMAN, or, the Present Practice of Raising Plantations of the Best Cyder Apple and Perry-Trees, with the improvemnet of their Excellent Juices. by [ELLIS, William].:

London, R. Baldwin, 1754.. Shewing, I. The Benefit of making Plantations with the right Sort of Cyder Apple and Perry Pear-Trees. II. Of the various Soils, and proper Situations for Plantations of the Hereford and Southams right Cyder Apple and Perry Pea…

From Roger Middleton


VINETUM BRITANNICUM: or, A TREATISE OF CIDER, and such other Wines and Drinks that are extracted from all manner of Fruits Growing in this Kingdom. Together with the Method of Propagating all sorts of Vinous FRUIT-TREES. by WORLIDGE, John.:

London, printed by J.C. for Tho. Dring, over against the Inner-temple; and Tho. Burrel at the Golden-ball under St. Dunstans Church in Fleet-street, 1676.. Title continued: And a Description of the new-invented INGENIO or MILL, for the more expeditious a…

From Roger Middleton


WHOLESOME ADVICE AGAINST THE ABUSE OF HOT LIQUORS, particularly of Coffee, Chocolate, Tea, Brandy, And Strong-Waters. With Directions to know what Constitutions they Suit, and when the Use of them may be Profitable or Hurtful. by DUNCAN, Daniel.:

London, printed for H. Rhodes at the Star, the Corner of Bride-Lane in Fleetstreet, and A. Bell at the Cross-Keys and Bible in Cornhil, near the Royal-Exchange, 1706.. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION 1706. 8vo, approximately 190 x 115 mm, 7½ x 4½ inches, pages: …

From Roger Middleton


Les marques de fabrique francaises. Sauvegarde du producteur francais a l’étranger. Titre & marque déposés. Septième édition. by Académie Nationale, Agricole, Manufactière & Commerciale

(7) leaves letterpress text, 1 leaf half-title (première section) 111 numbered leaves (recte 109) ; plates numbered 10 through 111 are printed on recto only, with plate numbers 40, 63 and 92 omitted according to a printed note at the end of the index, bu…

From Antiquariat Banzhaf


Tragos Magicos by Santiago Policastro (Pichin)

Tragos Magicos - Santiago Policastro (Pichin) - 1977, 2nd Edition, Spanish & English - Hardcover - 221pp - 21x15cmInserted is a autographed business card from Pampero Rum for which he worked over 30 years.(see pictures for details.)Condition Good: Some sm…

From MagicWorldBooks


NEW GUIDE FOR THE HOTEL, BAR, RESTAURANT, BUTLER AND CHEF. Being a Hand Book for the Management of Hotel and American Bars, and the Manufacture of the Principal New and Fashionable Drinks cookery by BACCHUS & CORDON BLEU [LEBOUR-FAWSSETT, Emilie]

London, William Nicholson and Sons, [1885].. Hotel & restaurant cookery, as now practised, with the newest entrees and dishes. FIRST EDITION, in 2 parts, Preface dated 1885. FIRST PART BY BACCHUS. Treats of Home Brewing; The Manufacture of Wines, Spirit…

From Roger Middleton


Youth's Temperance Advocate

This is a very rare bound volume of the 1st 66 issues of the publication "YOUTH'S TEMPERANCE ADVOCATE" from 1839 to the 1840's. The "magazine" was first published in 1839 (issues 1 and 2) and continued into the 1860's. The issues contain wonderful woodcut…

From CraigsClassics


DEL BEVER CALDO COSTUMATO DA GLI ANTICHI ROMANI. Trattato d'Antonio Persio. Nel quale si pruova con l'historia, & essempio de gli antichi, & con la ragione, che il bere fatto caldo al fuoco, e di maggior giovamente, by PERSIO, Antonio.:

In Venetia, Gio. Battista Ciotta, 1593.. & forse anche gusto, che non e il freddo hoggidi usato. FIRST EDITION 1593, Italian text, small 8vo, approximately 165 x 110 mm, 6½ x 4¼ inches, printer's pictorial device on title page, decorated woodcut initi…

From Roger Middleton


A COMPLETE LIST OF WINES, SPIRITS AND LIQUEURS, with Names and Addresses of 2,510 Agents in thr United Kingdom. by GILBEY, W. & A.:

London, printed and published by W. & A. Gilbey, at their Printing Works Poland Street, Oxford Street, W. 1889.. 1889. Slim 4to, 275 x 215 mm, 11 x 8½ inches, coloured frontispiece of Cabernet Sauvignon Grapes with tissue guard, 6 engraved plates on cre…

From Roger Middleton


Café Royal Cocktail Book by Tarling, W.J. [compiler]

London: Pall Mall Ltd, 1937. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Carter, Frederick. 8vo. "Coronation Edition". Unpaginated. Original blue cloth. Scarce signature and inscription by Tarling, W.J. on f.f. endpaper. Edges slightly rubbed with light bumping …

From Minotavros Books


De arte bibendi libri tres, autore Vincentio Obsopoeo Germano. Quibus adiunximus De arte iocandi libros quatuor Matthaei Delij Hamburgiensis, cum luculenta in eosdem praefatione (The Art of Drinking and the Art of Joking) by Vincentio Obsopoeo Germano; Matthaei Delij; D. Sebastiani Hamaxurgi

Francoforti ad Moenum, Frankfurt, 1582. Early Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Title: De arte bibendi libri tres, autore Vincentio Obsopoeo Germano. Quibus adiunximus De arte iocandi libros quatuor Matthaei Delij Hamburgiensis, cum …

From Bailgate Books Ltd


A TREATISE of FRUIT-TREES, Shewing the manner of Grafting, Planting, Pruning, and Ordering of them in all respects, according to new and easy Rules of Experience. Divers Divine & Humane Arguments, the dignity of fruit-trees & art of planting. by AUSTEN, Ralph.:

Oxford, printed by Henry Hall printer to the University, for Thomas Robinson, M.DC.LVII. [1657].. Discovering some Errors in the Theory, and Practise of this Art to be avoyded. With the Alimentall, and Physicall use of Fruits. Also concerning planting fr…

From Roger Middleton


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