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1 (BEETON, Mrs). Ward and Lock's Home Book. A Domestic Enclopædia. Forming a Companion Volume to "Mrs. Beeton's Book of Household Management".
Ward, Lock and Co. London. N.d. (c.1880) 
Thick 8vo. NO DW. Handsomely rebound in quarter red leather, gilt, with green cloth backed boards and new endpapers. xxx, 1056pp. + adverts at front and rear of book. Colour frontis. with tissue guard + illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. Top edge gilt. Some foxing to contents, 1 page of adverts soiled with blue crayon/ink o/w A lovely volume. 66170 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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2 (DOYLE, Arthur Conan). HUDSON, Mrs. Compiled by CRADDOCK, Fanny. The Sherlock Holmes Cookbook. By Mrs Hudson. Compiled by Fanny Craddock. Illustrations by Val Biro.
W. H. Allen London. 1976. First edition. DW. Pages browned o/w VG+/VG+ in slightly worn wrapper that is very slightly sunned to spine. 70506 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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3 ADAMS, Leon D. The Wines of America. Second edition, revised. Illustrated with Photographs and Maps.
McGraw-Hill, New York. 1978. 
Yellow cloth, red cloth backstrip. 623pp. Index. Sl. shelf-wear to backstrip which has sunned spine. Spine ends sl. bumped. VG/VG ISBN 0 07000317 3 32716 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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4 ALCOTT, WM. A. The Young Mother, Or Management of Children In Regard to Health. By... the author of the Young Man's Guide, and Editor of the Moral Reformer.
Light and Stearns, Boston. 1836 
First Edition. Original green boards, with tooled foliate pattern and gilt to spine. Spine sunned and missing portions to head and tail. Cloth slightly split at joints. Boards rubbed and stained. Hinges visible, staining visible to upper edges to page 90. Charming drawing to half title page with protective tissue guard with large portion missing. Pencil inscription to front free end paper. Paper slip with herbal remedy pinned to end free pages which also have portions missing. Foxing throughout. A reading copy of what was once a well used book. 36551 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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5 ALDIN, Cecil. Old Inns.
William Heinemann, London. 1921 
viii, 149pp. Large 8vo. 16 Colour plates + profusely illustrated throughout in b/w. Orig. black cloth, gilt. Bd. extremities rubbed, outer edges browned and sl. foxed. E/ps browned, some occ. foxing throughout o/w contents clean and sound. 23327 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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6 ALLEN, H. Warner. The Romance of Wine.
Ernest Benn, London. 1931. 
First edition. Claret cloth, gilt. 264pp. B/w plates, maps. Index. Fold-out map to r.eps. Spine and upper margin of upper board sunned, ends sl. bumped. 1931 inscrip. to f.fep. VG 32717 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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7 ANON. A Short Appreciation of Havana Cigars
H. Upmann 1977 
First edition. Landscape 8vo. Original illustrated paper covered boards. No DW issued. Cigar paper used very effectively for front and rear free endpapers with the H. Upmann logo to the corner. You can still smell the scent of a good cigar from them forty years on! Colour illustrations. 14pp unnumbered. Some marks and minor wear to boards. VG+ 70042 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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8 ANON. Light Fare Recipes for Corn Flour "Raisley" and Custard Powder Cookery.
Brown & Polson Ltd, Paisley ND c.1935 
NO DW. Yellow cloth, blue print to spine and upper board, which is also illustrated. Tall slim 8vo. 117pp. Boards stained and a little bumped. Outer edges foxed. Endpapers browned; but a lovely little book. 69876 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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9 ANON. The Female Instructor; or, Young Woman's Friend and Companion Being a Guide to all the Accomplishments which adorn the Female Character, either as a Useful Member of Society - A Pleasing Companion, - or, a Mother of a Family Containing many pleasing examples of illustrious Females To which are added, a Select System of Cookery, The Art of Preserving and Pickling, Brewing - Making Wines - Family Recipes, The Management of Poultry, Dyeing, &c. And Directions to Servants of Every Description.
Printed at The Caxton Press. London. N.D. (c.1824) 
viii, 560pp. Frontis, Extra engraved title page, 9 engraved plates which include 2 table settings. Bound in contemporary half brown calf, marbled bds. Upper hinge repaired, leather to spine creased, extremities worn. Ownership inscription dated 1824. Frontis damaged with two portions missing. Pages age browned. Contents readable and book sound. Good. 35545 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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10 ASHER, Gerald. On Wine.
Jill Norman & Hobhouse Ltd., London. 1983 
First Edition, D/W, Please contact us for further information. ISBN 0906908582. Good. 12622 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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11 BEECHING, C.L.T., General Editor. Modern Grocery Display. A Practical Work on Window Dressing and Interior Display. Assisted by Specialist Writers and Artists. Experts in their own Departments.
The Caxton Publishing Company, London. n.d. (c1935) 
Original red cloth, gilt. No DW. 4to. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. Boards very slightly soiled, small split to cloth at tail of spine. Browning to endpapers and ownership inscription to front free endpaper, age browning to margins o/w contents sound. VG-. 49388 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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12 BEETON, Isabella, Mrs. Mrs. Beeton's Book of Household Management. New Edition. Revised Enlarged, brought up to date and Fully Illustrated.
Ward, Lock and Co. Limited, London. 1915 
New Edition. No DW. viii, 1997pp + publisher's adverts. Quarter bound in red calf, rebacked with original, rather worn spine laid down and retaining original endpapers. Colour frontis. + other colour plates and b/w illustrations throughout. Boards slightly soiled o/w internally a lovely copy. VG+. 61907 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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13 BEETON, Mrs. Book of Household Management: A Specially Enlarged First Edition Facsimile. More than 1350 original recipes illustrated with nearly 600 original drawings.
Chancellor Press, London. 1984 
Laminated colour-printed paper-covered boards. Colour illustrated end-papers. 1112 pages. VG 70442 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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14 BEETON, Mrs. Isabella. The Book of Household Management Comprising Information for the Mistress, Housekeeper, Cook, Kitchen-Maid, Butler, Footman, Coachman, Valet, Lady's-Maid....Wet and Sick Nurses, etc. Also Sanitary, Medical and Legal Memoranda....Entirely New Edition, revised and Corrected With New Coloured Engravings.
Ward, Lock and Co. London. 1877 
Two hundred and eighty-ninth thousand. xl, [vi], 1139pp. + 12 + 16pp. adverts. 12 coloured plates, numerous engravings in text. Handsomely and professionally rebacked in modern textured tan calf, gilt. Original boards retained, original printed pastedowns and rear free endpaper also retained, front free endpaper replaced with appropriate paper, yellowed to one side. Pages browned, outer edge sl. foxed, corner of pages 337/8 torn without loss of any text o/w a clean and very sound copy of this attractive edition of Mrs. Beeton's. 48025 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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15 BEETON, Mrs. Isabella. The Book of Household Management. A Complete Cookery Book. With 16 plates in colour and nearly 350 illustrations.
Ward, Lock and Co. London. n.d. (c1950) 
Maroon cloth backstrip with cream type, cream cloth boards. xvi + 1680pp. + adverts. Page edges speckled with red. Boards sl. rubbed. VG 51524 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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16 BISSELL, Tom & Frances. An A-Z of Food and Wine in Plain English.
Macmillan 1999 
DW. Large format. A very clean copy. VG+/VG+. 49244 
Price: 8.95 GBP
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17 BORWICK. Borwick's Cookery Book. Illustrated with Colour Plates.
George Borwick & Sons, London. n.d. (c1910) 
Third Edition. No DW. Small slim 8vo. Green boards, red lettering. Illustrated. Boards are worn and rubbed. Contents are a little foxed with occasional tear. A well used but bright copy. VG. 65836 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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18 BOULESTIN, X. M. Having Crossed The Channel. With Illustrations by J.E. Laboureur.
William Heinemann. London. 1934 
First Edition. DW. 188pp. Colour frontis with b/w illustrations throughout. An attractive copy with occasional foxing to edges and page margins o/w clean and fresh in slightly soiled wrapper that is sunned to spine and slightly worn at extremities. VG+/VG+. 61014 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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19 BRADLEY, Alice. Desserts Including Layer Cakes and Pies.
M. Barrows & Company, Boston. 1931 
Second Printing of first edition. DW. 269pp. Illustrated. Owner signature and browning to front free endpaper o/w a nice copy in bright but foxed and chipped wrapper. Scarce in wrapper. VG+. 52515 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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20 BRILLAT-SAVARIN. The Phsyiology of Taste or Meditations on Transcendental Gastronomy. With an Introduction by Arthur Machen and embellished with designs by Andrew Johnson.
Peter Davies. London. 1925 
Limited Edition of 750 copies of which this is 705. DW. 4to. xx, 326pp. Illustrated. Marbled boards with vellum backstrip, sunned to head of spine and rubbed at extremities. Contents clean and sound. Wrapper worn and torn, lacking portion from head of spine, slightly affecting text o/w VG+/VG-. 58685 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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