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Gonzales, LA: Chef John Folse & company Publishing, 2009. Reprinted. Quarto; pp 841; VG/VG-; black spine with yellow text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; slight bumping to spine tail edge; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor bumping to corners; pictorial panels; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated with color and black and white photographs; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Paris, France: Pierre Belfond, 1980. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Brown spine with black text; Boards strong, generally clean, musty pantry-like smell, smudge mark on the cover resulting from an attempt to erase a pencil mark, another pencil mark in the top right-hand corner, back cover has a few pencil and smudge marks; Textblock lightly darkened by age, otherwise clean, several signatures slightly loose, a few small stains on the fore edge; pp 198.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1941. Second Edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; maroon spine with gold text; cover has significant rubbing, sunning, edgewear, faint pen mark on back, binding is strong; textblock has age toning, sporadic staining throughout, writing in pen on front endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 383.
London: Richard Bentley & Son, 1888. 12mo; G/no-DJ; Tan spine with black text; Boards strong, boards have some rubbing and a few light scuffs, spine heavily scuffed, spine hinges have a few short tears. Corners and spine edges chipped, bottom edges rubbed. Pastedowns age toned, front pastedown has pencil note in top right. Pastedowns have tears down hinges, binding lightly shaken but intact; Textblock age toned, edges have a few small, faint spots. End papers have a few small pencil notes, first page covered in pencil notes. Binding cracked in some places (between pp. 272-273, pp. 352-353, pp. 400-401, pp. 416-417, pp. 448-449, and pp. 464-465) but intact. Text has occasional pencil marks, interior otherwise clean; 524 pp.
New York: Artisan, 1997. First Artisan Printing. Quarto. VG+/VG+. medium green and glossy DJ spine has white/orange accented capital lettering. edgewear is minimal. DJ over a patterned HC, titled spine and undamaged boards. recipes, pictorial in vivid color. neat edges, smooth cover. neat and unmarked sheets throughout. 214 pp. ISBN# 1885183607.
Paris: First Editions, 2007. First. Oblong 12mo; VG-/no-DJ; hot pink spine with white text; boards are strong, have some light staining to covers, bumping to corners; front free-end paper has gift inscription to previous owner, which has transferred onto the title page underneath, otherwise textblock is clean; 89pp. Text in French.
Chicago: 1884. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green without print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, tattered spine caps and worn exposed corners and edges, stains, water damage to spine, shelfwear; Text block has water stains to spine and lower edge of pages, paper is age-toned and brittle, cracked hinges, taped repairs to initial pages, title page torn at spine; viii, 96 pages.
Europe: Editions Francoise Blouard, 2009. N/A. Qto. VG+/VG. solid teal DJ spine with white titles from head to foot. small closed tear to DJ tip, adjacent jacket front is fully b/w pictorial, partly color illustrated rear. matching HC and DJ, lightly handled and both cover and volume above average in appearance. inside the text is heavily illustrated, in color and b/w, filled with recipes. tightly bound, no marks writing and HC itself negligible wear. 240 pp. ISBN# 9782875100153.
New York: M. Barrows & Company, 1947. First Printing. Octavo; pp 192; G-/no-DJ; yellow spine with dark green text; covers have moderate soiling to exterior; lightly bumped corners; minor fraying to spine edges; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; previous bookshop's price sticker to rear pastedown.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1965. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. slightly dull ivory DJ spine has blue and green titles between tiny blue author and tiny green publisher. partly illustrated jacket front and partly b/w pictorial rear. front flap price-clipped. light sage green cloth HB spine has black stamped type and panels covered in gray cloth. bright medium green fep/ffep. textblock lightly illustrated, with recipes, outer edges plain ivory. 125 pp.
New York: Golden Press, 1962. Large Octavo; pp 863; VG-/G; blue/yellow pictorial spine without text; dust jacket has some wear to rear; creased and chipped edges; yellow text to front; mylar wraps; cloth has sunned spine; slight scratches to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block has moderate wear to exterior edges; interior edges lightly toned; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Canada: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, 1978. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG; spine beige with green and yellow designs, brown lettering; dust jacket clean, moderate wear on spine head and tail, some wear on corners, price clipped, minimal other wear; boards strong, clean, rubbing on spine head and tail, rubbing on bottom edges, minor wear on edges, no marks or stains; textblock clean, minimal wear, inscription from previous owner on front free end paper, no other writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining. pp. 208.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, gold with black print; DJ is clean and bright, price-clipped; Boards in brown paper with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xv, 332 pages, frontispiece, decorative illustrations.
New York: Random House, 1971. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine white with red and black print; DJ has slight soiling at edges, small tear at spine cap, slight spotting and shelfwear; Boards in red cloth with black print, small spot on front and back, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock in gold paper with red print, mild spotting to top edge and endpaper, stain on back endpaper and final page edges; 125 pages, illustrated.
Nantucket, MA: Bartlett's Ocean View Farm, Inc., 2011. Large Octavo; pp 128; VG/VG-; green spine with white text; scarce; dust jacket has very light shelf wear to exterior; small smudge to rear; mild sunning to front near spine; cloth clean; strong boards; text block clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Garden City: Doubleday and Company, Inc., 1973. first edition. 12mo; VG/G+; Off-white spine with black text; Dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior with light staining inside& outside at tail edge & some smudges on rear, and minor wear along edges, otherwise intact; Cloth is moderately sunned on exterior with otherwise clean and strong panels; Text block is overall slightly ivory toned with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 115.
London: Sotheby's, 2006. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Shades of orange spine with white text; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket, minor creasing at head edge, chipping along rear head edge and corners, otherwise clean; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid; Text block clean, vivid color illustrations; 148 pp.
New York: William Morrow & Company, 1996. First Edition. Quarto, 481 pages; VG-/VG-; Spine is pictorial with white lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minor shelf wear along the top and bottom edges, has a small stain mark at the bottom gutter edge of the front cover, has minor dust and scratch marks on both covers; binding has minor cocking, has wear marks and scratches along the bottom edge; pages have minor dust build up along the top edge; signed by Julia Child on the half title page; TL Consignment; shelved case 12.
London, Great Britain: Jonathan Cape, 1986. N/A. Qto. VG/VG-. ivory DJ spine with black uppercase titling, remainder in green to foot with authors in ivory and tiny black publisher. most edgewear located along the upper edges, a tinge toned jacket-wide and to inner flaps. dark brown clothbound HB with stamped gold type, a touch of wear to its spine ends and outer corners. prior owner name/date on right fep. gently read copy, no writing to main textblock. 4 small singular brown dots on left and right ffep, outer edges clear. 128 pp. ISBN# 0224021389.
Chapel Hill, NC: Chapel Hill Press Inc., 2006. Two 4to hardcovers in slipcase. VG+. Ex-Library of Congress- each has barcode sticker on dedication page. Interiors otherwise pristine,minor bumping to spine, some residue on back boards where price sticker was removed. Light shelfwear, bumping to one corner of slipcase. Vol. One 297 pp. 1880849836. Vol. Two 332 pp. 1880849836. [Gilt text on blue spines. In cases.].
Baton Rouge: Legacy Publishing Company, 1979. Revised American edition. Quarto. VG/VG DJ. Cream spine with black text/title; dustjacket is clean with minimal edgewear; dj has a protective mylar covering and is price-clipped on the upper lateral edge; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 186.
Clifton Forge: Chesapeake & Ohio Historical Society, Inc., 1995. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Blue spine with orange text; Boards have slight rubbing on front and small scratches on spine near head edge and some minor wear at fore edges; Text block has small smudges at head fore edge, but otherwise unmarked; pp 152.
New York, NY: Scribner, October 2008. First Scribner Hardcover edition. Qto. VG+/VG. half ivory and half olive DJ spine, green, red and mustard title, with ivory on olive author and publisher. light edgewear to upper front jacket edges and head of spine. olive clothbound HB, stamped gilt type, adjacent flecked boards a heathered ivory. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON LEFT FEP, inside cover. clear and excellent within, no marks to outer edges. 264 pp. ISBN# 9781416577102.
London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1980. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 208; VG-/G-; beige spine with black and red text; dust jacket has some age toning towards light wear to exterior edges; slight rubbing to edges; cloth has mild wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block has some foxing to exterior head edge; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
Washington: Fibonacci Publication, 1976. first edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with red & black text; Covers have slightly age toned exterior as well as light soiling, sticker residue on rear and minor edge wear; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to handling with otherwise clean pages and tight binding; pp 152.
New York: M. Barrows & Co., 1942. Second Printing. Reprint; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Spine is brick red with white text; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, scratches and marks, bumping and rubbing to corners, age-toning, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, pen on front free-end paper, age-toning, content is clear; pp 242.
Londonderry: Stonyfield Cultured Books, 1995. Reprint. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Lavender spine with off-white text; Covers are lightly sunned with minimal edge wear and clean exterior; Text block has slight wear, just minimally handled exterior edges and light staining on tail edge, inside pages are clean; pp 224.
London: Macmillan, 2001. First UK Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Blue spine with white text: DJ is clean with some mild scuff marks, general shelfwear, light chipping to bottom corner: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing mostly to head and tail of spine and corners, binding is tight: Textblock exterior is clean, front free page has a gift inscription to a previous owner, pages otherwise clean and unmarked: First UK Edition: 259 pp.
Ohio: William Feather, 1937. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; G+/G; Spine is white with purple illustrations of cakes and fruit, with purple text; DJ has general shelf wear, edge-wear, age-toning, marks and scratches, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, scratches, rubbing and bumping to edges and corners, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 240.