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A Good Housekeeping Book of 100 Ideas for Puddings and Sweets

By: Good Housekeeping

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Granol Publications: 1947

Seller ID: 922611-103

Condition: Fair


Cover worn with crease to one corner on back, pages tanned and last page has small piece (c6x4cm) missing (part of Gooseberry Ice Cream Fool recipe and Index up to Cherry Sponge missing). View more info

Guinness, Dublin

By: Guinness

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dublin, Guinness: 1955

Seller ID: 16081708-48

Condition: Fair


Light page tanning else internally in good condition; cover rather marked with some shelfwear. No dustwrapper. View more info

Successful Tea and Snack Bar and Cafeteria Catering ("Successful Catering" Series No.3)

By: Henry Smith

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Barrie & Rockliff: 1961

Seller ID: 921035-48

Condition: Good


Cover a little rubbed & tanned, head of front cover has small area of damage that appears to be from sticker removal; pages tanned, else a sound, tight copy. View more info

Mrs. Beeton's Family Cookery

By: Isabella Mary Beeton

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Ward, Lock: 1951

Seller ID: 13110611-19

Condition: Fair


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, etc, and title page has been removed. Cover heavily rubbed and also marked; p13/14 is disattached, pages are all tanned and a few marked, else textblock is sound and tight, and all appears to be present. No dustwrapper. There are a number of things laid in, including several flowers which have been pressed in the book. Not a particularly pretty copy, but still explains how to clean an oil painting with a potato, that a good way to be rid of mice is to keep a cat, as well as recipes for bits of animals usually not knowingly eaten nowadays. View more info

Foodstuff: Living in an Age of Feast & Famine (Demos Collection 18)

By: John Holden; Lydia Howland; Daniel Stedman Jones

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Demos: 2002

Seller ID: 917048-155

ISBN: 1841801038

Condition: Near Fine


Minimal signs of use - a clean, tight copy. 1841801038 View more info

The Book of Beer

By: John Machado

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Malayan Breweries: 1978

Seller ID: 13111318-96

Condition: Very Good


Some slight shelfwear and rubbing to corners, dustwrapper is edgeworn and rubbed. View more info

Cold Cookery: How to get the best from your Kelvinator

By: Kelvinator Limited

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Crewe & London, Kelvinator Limited: 1955

Seller ID: 16082313-125

Condition: Good


Some cover wear and rubbing, particularly the spine; pages tanned else internally in very good condition. Undated, but must be 1950s. View more info

Chianti: the Story of Florence and Its Wines

By: Lamberto Paronetto

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Wine & Spirit Publications: 1970

Seller ID: 912952-25

ISBN: 0950035084

Condition: Very Good


Some edgewear to card covers, internally clean & tight. View more info

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Brewing for Cornwall: a Family Tradition; the story of St Austell Brewery 1851-2001

By: Liz Luck

Price: £5.00

Publisher: St Austell, St Austell Brewery Co Ltd: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19091013-54

ISBN: 0954053702

Condition: Very Good


Cover has some mild shelfwear, back cover has a light corner crease. View more info

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Warne's Model Cookery and Housekeeping Book containing complete instructions in household management

By: Mary Jewry

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne: 1878

Seller ID: 18060504-84

Condition: Poor


Rather scruffy copy, cover heavily worn and marked with signs of old damp; hinges gone and book almost disbound, binding generally slack, front endpaper missing. Reading copy only. Owner's name on verso of frontispiece, adjacent to which an earlier bookseller has optimistically priced the book at £20. View more info

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Household Hints By Mrs Able

By: Mrs Able

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Coleman: 1935

Seller ID: 922609-85

Condition: Fair


Card covers a little grubby & spotted, rear cover lightly creased; pages a little tanned, else a sound copy. Mrs Able regularly broadcast helpful information for the housewife in Vitacup Radio programmes from Radio Luxembourg and Radio Normandy. Undated but probably 1930s. View more info

The National Training School for Cookery : High-class cookery recipes, as taught in the school

By: Mrs Charles Clarke [i.e. Edith Clarke]

Price: £7.50

Publisher: The National Training School of Cookery: 1902

Edition: 8th edition

Seller ID: 16010805-62

Condition: Poor


Rather scruffy, well-used copy, front matter missing including title page, starts on p.iii so no text missing, starts with 'Summary of Rules, Fees, Etc...'. Cover rather worn and rubbed, both hinges a bit slack, pages tanned, textblock otherwise sound and tight. View more info

A Chat While we Walk: Some interesting explanations on Codorniu .

By: no author given

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Cavas Codorniu: 1975

Seller ID: 13072310-15

Condition: Fair


Cover tanned and marked, pages tanned; list of importers tipped in; 8 postcards showing various Cava-related subjects laid in. Undated, but probably mid-70s. View more info

127 Ways of Using Bread for Easy and Delightful Dishes

By: none given

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Millers' Mutual Association: 1934

Seller ID: 922607-85

Condition: Fair


Rather rubbed & edgeworn, with some creasing to corners; pages a little tanned else internally a nearly good copy. String tie in top corner Cover has alternative title 'Over 120 Ways of Using Bread.'. No publication date printed but British Library gives 1934. View more info

Some Every-day Dishes, Being a Number of Tasty, Nutritious and Economical Cookery Recipes for Use with Lyle's Golden Syrup

By: none given

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Abraham Lyle & Sons: 1900

Seller ID: 922870-36

Condition: Poor


Extremely scruffy copy, cover worn, marked, creased, some splitting to spine fold, name on front cover; page corners a little dog-eared, one page has an ink note; an obviously heavily used copy but still a sound copy. No date given, but as Lyle's merged with Tate in 1921, and this book has a recipe for 'German Rolls', I would suggest prior to 1914. View more info

Bread (Ladybird leaders)

By: P B Roscoe

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Ladybird Books: 1977

Seller ID: 13102110-124

Condition: Fair


Some rubbing and marking to cover, spine is tanned; internally a good copy. View more info

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A Practical Treatise on the Choice and Cookery of Fish

By: Piscator [William Hughes]

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans: 1854

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 19080534-175

Condition: Good-


Very light page tanning, top corners have a very mild crease, page edges slightly more tanned; previous owner's inscription on front endpaper, and a written note in corner of front pastedown, internally generally in good condition; cover has some light shelfwear, corners bumped, backstrip a little darkened, gilt device of fish on front board still bright small mark just above the fish, gilt title on backstrip still quite bright. No wrapper. A nice copy. View more info

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The Art of Cooking: a cook book. Recipes from all over the Middle East

By: Rosella Gott, 'compiled by faithful volunteers'

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Lebanon-Syria Dorcas Federation: 0

Seller ID: 19071132-117

Condition: Fair


Duplicated pages are a little tanned, spiral bound, card covers quite heavily tanned. View more info

Wednesday to Saturday Cookery

By: South Metropolitan Gas Co

Price: £5.00

Publisher: South Metropolitan Gas Co: 1932

Seller ID: 16061513-103

Condition: Poor


Presumably this had a card cover, but none present now, and the staples (which had been rusting) have been removed; outer pages rather marked, first two have creased corners and a tear, pages tanned; apart from the cover everything is still present and usable. View more info

The Metro Recipe Book

By: South Metropolitan Gas Company

Price: £5.00

Publisher: South Metropolitan Gas Company: 1935

Seller ID: 922754-107

Condition: Fair


Card covers tanned and marked, some creasing and wear to cover; pages tanned else internally a good copy. Undated, but possibly 1930s, although the South Metropolitan Gas Co was in business until 1949. View more info