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ANON: The New Domestic Cookery. By a Lady.

Item No. 13946

London: for Joseph Smith, 1828. 12mo (6 x 3 1/4 inches), pages 143:(1, contents), original printed boards. Title-page stitched in back to front. Lacking one leaf, page 97/98. Lacking backstrip, crudely re-stitched, boards very darkened and rubbed, browning or foxing within, stitching slack, piece of blank margin torn away. Poor but very rare; no copy on Copac.

£28.00

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BELLAMY, W.H. (By Permission of J. Williams): Simon the Cellarer.

London: Castell Brothers, n.d. ca. 1890. Three coloured plates and three coloured illustrations. 6-leaves within the original coloured pictorial card wrappers, silk tie bound. Verse. Rare.

£25.00

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FERRE, FELIPE: Il Caffe.

Item No. 10131

Silvana Editoriale, 1988. Italian text. Illustrated in colour and black & white. Folio, pp.256, original cloth in dustwrapper; slight shelf-rubbing to back of dustwrapper and with a very narrow strip of fading to front of dustwrapper along edge of spine (barely noticeable), else in all other respects, an excellent copy.

£25.00

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FERRE, FELIPE: Il Caffe.

Item No. 10130

Silvana Editoriale, 1988. Italian text. Illustrated in colour and black & white. Folio, pp.256, original cloth in dustwrapper; dustwrapper corners rubbed and slight shelf-rubbing to back of dustwrapper, else in all other respects, an excellent copy.

£25.00

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FORSYTH, J.S: A Dictionary Of Diet; Being A Practical Treatise On All Pabulary And Nutritive Substances, Solid And Fluid, With Their Compounds, Used As Food; Including The Observations Of Eminent Philosophers, Physicians, Gastronomers .......

London: Henry Cremer, 1834. Second edition. Engraved portrait frontispiece of John Abernethy. 8vo, pp. xxvii:403, original cloth-backed boards. In need of rebinding, the binding very worn and broken. Damp staining to portrait and to a small extent to title, stitching broken, some foxing, the uncut edges to the text block dusty. The contents pages at front end with the letter "S" indicating the want of a further leaf but several other copies of the second edition consulted also end at page xxviii; most likely a printer's or binder's fault at time of publication.

£20.00

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HENDERSON, ALEXANDER: The History of Ancient and Modern Wines.

London: Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, 1824. First edition. Engraved title vignette, other engraved vignettes and pictorial initials. 4to (11 1/2 x 9 inches), pages: xvi:408, the half-title is present. Attractively bound 20th Century 3/4 tan calf, marbled boards, spine gilt ruled and with burgundy lettering piece, uncut. A good large copy. Some light foxing, discolouration from damp affecting the lower blank fore-corner of a few leaves; overall good. 

£495.00

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KEEN, ROBINSON & CO. (Publishers): Gossip about London City 1742-1892. Presented in Commemoration of their Third Jubilee by Keen, Robinson & Co.

Item No. 14940

London: Keen, Robinson & Co. 1892. Plates (including reproductions of their advertisements for Keen's Mustard over the years). Small 8vo (7 x 5 1/4 inches), 63-pages. Original green cloth gilt; a very good copy.

£15.00

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KITCHINER, WILLIAM: The Cook's Oracle; containing Receipts for Plain Cookery .... Broths, Gravies, Soups, Sauces, Store Sauces. Also a Complete System of Cookery for Catholic Families. A New Edition.

Item No. 18138

London: for Cadell, 1827. 8vo, (8 x 4 3/4 inches), 491-pages. Later 2-tone cloth, uncut. Prelims. tanned.

£65.00

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PERESSUT, LUCA BASSO; DORIGATI, REMO; and GINELLI, ELISABETTA: L'Architettura del Caffe. Tradizione e progetto in Europa. Abitare Segesta Cataloghi.

Item No. 10142

Italy: Lavazza, 1994. Italian text. Illustrated in colour and black & white. Folio, pp.287, original cloth in clipped dustwrapper; some slight shelf-wear to dustwrapper and short tear to bottom edge of front dustwrapper, else an excellent copy.

£20.00

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ROBERTS BUTTERMAN & CHEESEMONGER: Engraved billhead for Roberts, Butterman & Cheesemonger to His Majesty. 7 Great Marylebone Street and 6 Vere Street Cavendish Square.

Item No 16518

London: circa 1830. Engraved bill-head, 5 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches, filled out by hand, made out to the Marchioness of [indistinct] & dated October 1832? Indistinct. Marginal browning, central light horizontal fold. Contemporary calculations to the reverse.

£35.00

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SMITH, ELIZA: The Complete Housewife: or Accomplished Gentlewoman's Companion. Being a Collection of upwards of Seven Hundred of the most approved Receipts in Cookery, Pastries ... Custards ... Syrups ... Brewing. With copper plates, curiously engraven ......

Item No. 17755

Item No. 17755

London: for J. Buckland [& others], 1773. Frontispiece and 4 engraved plates as called for. 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches), pages: (40):400, contemporary full dark tan calf; rubbed, backstrip very chipped. Blank lower fore-corner of one leaf torn away without loss, another leaf torn also without loss. Crack at one inner gutter but firm. Hinges cracked but holding. Generally internally very good. Early name, Mrs Arthur Hobby, and address on recto of frontispiece.

£260.00

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TAKNET, D.K: The Heritage of Indian Tea. The Past, the Present, and the Road Ahead.

Item No. 10111

Jaipur: IIME ( Indian Institute of Marwari Entrepreneurship ), 2002. First edition. Profusely illustrated in colour throughout. 4to, pp.264, original black cloth; headbands slightly bumped but generally a very good copy indeed in like dustwrapper. With a prospectus for the work and a letter from the publisher loosely inserted.

£50.00

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