London: Harper Collins Publishers, 2015. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/no-DJ; Spine is yellow with blue text; Boards have general shelf wear, minor scratches, crown of spine is bumped and a little rubbed, tail of spine has been rubbed too, cover design is clear and vibrant; Text block has general signs of use, pages are relatively clean, no signs of underlining or highlighting, content is clear and vibrant, joints and binding are strong; pp 304.
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Boston, Rutland, VT, and Tokyo: Tuttle Publishing, 2000. First Edition. Square Octavo; unpaginated; VG-/G; ivory white spine with red, black, blue and green text; dust jacket has modest sunning to exterior; slight dings to edges; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.
New York: Atheneum, 1967. First edition. Octavo; pp 254; VG-/VG-; red/blue spine with blue and yellow text; dust jacket has minor soiling to exterior, minor wear to edges, sunning to spine; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong and clean boards; text block has light foxing to edges, previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; signed by author;.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1975. Third Printing, Ex-Library Octavo; VG/VG- Hardcover; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket, fraying and chipping around edges and corners, 1 inch open tears at front exterior head edges; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid,Library seal on title page, some pages creased at corners; Light wear to exterior text block edge, otherwise text block clean; 316 pp.
Boston: An Atlantic Monthly Press Book; Little, Brown and Company, 1975. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, brown with white print; DJ has slight tears at top of spine, price-clipped, else clean and bright; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps and front hinge; Text block clean and tight; xvi, 316 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Paris: Realites/Hachette, 1970. Small Quarto; VG-/G; Beige/brown/off-white spine with brown text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slightly age toned exterior with tear on rear and tear at head spine edge and some slight edge wear; Cloth is slightly sunned, otherwise, panels are strong, clean and intact; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges due to age & handling; slightly cocked spine; pp 336. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. French text.
New York: Arco Publishing Company, 1972. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with red print; DJ has slight tears at spine ends and to top edge, mild creasing to top edge and rear, shelfwear; Boards in red cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to edges, else clean and tight; xi, 191 pages.
United States: Ruth Marsh, Elizabeth Copeland, 1969. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Spine is grey fabric with white text; Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, joints and hinges are intact ; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some marks and scratches, content is clear; pp 209.
Paris: Librairie Larousse, 1953. Thick Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gold text; Boards have moderate shelf wear with rubbing at corners and along spine edges, slight smudges & scratches on exterior due to handling, and other general edge wear, panels are sturdy; Text block shows some shelf wear along exterior edges such as smudges, interior pages have darkened around due to age, otherwise tight binding; pp 856. French language. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Secaucus, NJ: Lyle Stuart, 1970. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 166; G+/Fair; ivory spine with black, green, red text; dust jacket shows slightly toned exterior; tape mends to edges; cloth has mild wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; tight binding; illustrated; inscribed by author.
New York, NY: Arco Publishing, Inc., 1979. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. pale milky brown spine, thick bold navy title, followed with smaller brown then navy author. rear lower softcover corner thumbed, with a crease. lightly foxed outer edges. interior very neat, no marks or writing throughout. relatively thick, more than 800 recipes with excellent line drawings. 455 pp. ISBN# 0668046996.
New York, NY: Bramhall House / Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., 1952. First Bramhall one volume edition. wide 8vo. VG/VG-. dark blue DJ spine with light yellow centered titling,a touch sunned but legible. abrading to column sides and ends is heavy, with the jacket front color pictorial and jacket rear illustrated with whitish wear and abrasions along the sides of both covers. light blue clothbound HB with faint wrinkling, stamped small dark blue titling between puckered and worn ends. corners are abraded, a touch of fraying. tonal discoloration to fep/ffep. a basic ivory textblock, filled with textblock arranged in two columns per page. no interior marks but outer edges are mildly worn. 816 pp.
Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., 1976. First Edition. Octavo; pp 221; G/G; green spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; light sunning to spine; previous bookshop's sticker to front flap; cloth has some foxing to exterior, mostly to spine and edges; strong boards; text block shows very slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; signed by author;.
Tivoli, New York: J. N. Townsend Publishing, 1987. First Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. softcover bound with black plastic comb binding, no text. color pictorial front, white text on black. clean interior, with color pictures and recipes. lightly read interior without marks/writing, edges fine. 117 pp. ISBN# 0961742615.
Cologne: Konemann Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, 2001. Quarto; pp 224; VG-/VG-; orange spine with white text; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; minor dings to edges; cloth clean; light rubbing to tail edge; mildly cocked spine; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.
Great Britain: Southover Press, 1995. First Southover Press Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG. bright neon yellow DJ spine and jacket panels with large uppercase decorative "scrawled" black titling and small publisher at the very end. edgewear is light and panels very glossy without impressions. rich basic black clothbound HB with stamped gold lettering, sharply cornered boards. black sea maps decorate fep/ffep some illustrations within are not part of the original text. 356 pp. ISBN# 1870962117.
London: G. Routledge & Co., 1857. 12mo; Fair-/no-DJ; Red spine with gold text; Boards are lightly sunned with missing rear panel, front panel is lightly rubbed with some wear along edges and spine has fraying edges with tape across head edge and tears at tail edge; Text block has darkened on exterior edges, front pastedown is cracking along hinge from binding, light moisture staining on first few pages, and previous owner's book plate & label is on pastedown; All conditions are noted and are 'as is'; pp 597.
London: Grant Richards, 1897. First Edition. 12mo., 282pp., 2pp. ads; G+; spine brown with gilt lettering; tan cloth, spine sun-darkened; bumping and shelfwear, including chipped head of spine; mild soiling to boards; front board partially separated, rear board slightly loose; Ex-Library, with stamp on title page, page 35, possible others; ex-libris bookplate on front pastedown; shelved case 12.
West Rockport: Dancing Bear Books, 1991. first edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Beige spine with red & yellow text; Covers have slight shelf wear with minor edge wear, otherwise intact with sturdy panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear on exterior edges due to handling with clean text pages and tight binding; pp 207.
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Incorporated, 1938. First Edition. 8vo., 303 pp., G+/G-; blue and navy blue pictorial DJ with white/black/red lettering, spine of DJ faded light blue and green with white and green lettering; chipping with material loss to head and tail of spine, hinges, and corners; blue ink staining to interior of DJ, particularly to bottom-edge that bleeds into exterior, staining the bottom edge of front cover and tail of spine black; brown staining to interior of DJ that bleeds through to front cover and front flap, staining the top right-hand corner of front cover green and and top left-hand corner of front flap brown; small black stain to bottom edge of back cover of DJ towards bottom left-hand corner; creasing to edges of flaps; tape to top right-hand edge of front flap and to top left-hand corner of back flap of DJ; all four corners of flaps price clipped; later edition DJ (Triangle Books, pub. 1941); DJ protected by mylar; red cloth boards with red and navy blue lettering; bumping/chipping/fraying to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine; bumping/fraying to corners of boards, bumping to edges of boards; dark green top, age-toning to text-block, fore-edge partially stippled; age-toning to endpapers and margins of interior, text legible; starting hinge between pp. 122-123, boards shaken, binding intact; last 21 pp. contain recipes; LP consignment; shelved Case 7.
Taipei: Department of Home Economics, 1974. Tall Octavo; VG VG-; Hardcover with clear, mylar protective covering; Cream and green spine with white text; Dust jacket is edge-worn with minor stain to the front and sunning to both front and rear edges; Boards are strong; Text block save, minor discoloring of pages is clean; 237p.
Brescia: Pavoni Edizioni, 2001. Quarto; pp 275; VG-/G; black spine with white text; dust jacket has minor dings to edges; some rubbing wear to exterior; cloth shows light wear to exterior; lightly sunned tail edge; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; text in Italian and English; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Bellville, GA: Pinewood Christian Academy, 1996. First Printing. Octavo; pp 270; VG-; off-white comb spine with purple text; cloth shows little wear to exterior; mild rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has little wear to exterior edges; small stain to pp vii-xii; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York, NY: Bantam Books, May 1992. First Edition. small Qto. VG/VG-. dark green glossy with bright bold yellow and white author, with tiny white publisher just above foot. edges and surfaces are worn slightly, jacket front is fully pictorial. simple medium green HB with gilt-stamped titling down spine between worn ends, a touch to the outer extremities. INSCRIBED/SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON HALF-TITLE PAGE. no interior writing or marks. neat edges, all sides. 345 pp. ISBN# 0553082310.
New York: Hearst Books, 1992. First U.S. Edition. Quarto; pp 383; G-/G-; ivory spine with red text; dust jacket has some chips to edges; tape mend to rear, as is; slight toning towards exterior edges; some toning to flaps; mylar wraps; cloth has some rubbing wear to edges and corners; stain to front at head edge; strong boards; text block shows few soiling stains to exterior fore edge; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Lithographic Establishment of Kethea, 2005. First Edition. Small Octavo: G/VG-: White spine with blue text: DJ is mostly clean with some mild soiling, light shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, general shelfwear, binding slightly shaken with some pages separating: Textblock is clean, back end page has 1 inch closed tear along fore edge: First Edition: 277 pp.
Italy: Arnoldo Mondadori, 1967. Text in Italian; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; White spine with green drawing and black/pink text. Boards have general shelf wear, bumping to edges and spine tail, light rubbing to edges, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, age toned, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 162.
New York: W.W. Norton and Company, 2011. First Edition, First Printing. Large Octavo; pp 303; VG/VG-; white pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket shows light soiling to front; mild dings to edges; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated;.
New York: Random House, 2004. first edition. Large Octavo; VG/VG; Red spine with white text; Dust jacket has slight shelf wear except for light rubbing on exterior; price clipped front; Boards have clean, unmarked exterior with strong panels; Text block shows slight wear due to handling and writing on ffep with tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 167. Inscribed by author & her sisters on half title page.
Berkeley and Toronto: Ten Speed Press, 2000. First edition. Large Octavo; VG-/VG-; Tan spine with red & white text; Dust jacket is slightly sunned with minimal shelf wear and intact; Boards have moderate wear along edges & at corners, otherwise panels are strong & clean; Text block has lightly age toned exterior edges, but pages are unmarked; pp 211.
Chicago: The Werner Company, 1896. Octavo; G- condition hardcover; Spine, white with black print; Boards in white cloth with black print, wear to corners and spine caps, smudging, wear to hinges and edges, significant shelfwear; Text block has cracked hinges front and rear, light spotting to edges and endpapers, light age-toning to paper, obit of Oscar Tschirky taped inside front flyleaf, clean text; xxii, 907 pages, frontispiece (port.).
Tokyo, New York, London: Kodansha International Ltd., 1986. First Edition. Quarto; pp 151; G+/G; white spine with green, black and orange text; dust jacket has modest wear to exterior; small spot to front head edge; cloth has only light wear to exterior; light sunning to edges; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated;.