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Macmillan, USA, n.d. deluxe gift edition. Large octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red/white spine with red text; White slipcase has light rubbing & soiling on exterior, but otherwise intact & stable; Boards have minor shelf wear with strong & intact panels; Pages are intact and clean, secured inside 5-ring binder; light wear inside panels, but overall clean; pp 446.
Evanston: The College Woman's Cook-Book Association, 1923. First edition. Octavo; Fair; Paperback; Spine, black without print; Cover has tears at spine ends and corners, creasing, edgewear, name in ink on front, stains; Text block has penciled name inside front cover, spine break at p. 94, occasional small stains and pencil/ink notations, mild age-toning to paper; 96 pages. NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 5, in Netdesk office.
Taipei: Mei Ya Publications, Inc., 1971. Large Octavo; Blue spine with gold text; Dust jacket has fraying edges with some tears along edges with more at head edge, slightly rubbed exterior; Boards have a few slightly raised areas on exterior which may be due to moisture, otherwise panels are clean and sturdy; Text block has slightly age toned exterior edges with unmarked pages and tight binding.
New York: Gourmet, 1965. Revised. Octavo; 2 volumes; Revised edition; Third printing, 1970; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, covered in protective plastic sleeve, slight wear to corners and spine caps, vol. 2 has shaken binding; Text block clean and tight; 2 volumes 820, 831 pages, illustrated (color).
Taipei: Caves Book Co., 1963. Octavo; G/G-; White spines with black text; Volumes I & II; Volume I has book plate on back free endpaper; Dust jackets are shelfworn, frayed and torn edges, age toned with mylar covers; Boards are sunned, rubbed corners; Textblocks have darkened with age, light foxing on edges; pp 1534.
New York: Crown Publishers, 1975. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has small tear to front top edge, light edgewear, toning to spine, peripheral tanning, slight smudging to spine; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and brown paper to boards, slight wear to spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 512 pages, illustrated (color plates).
Deutscher Verlag, 1949. 2nd edition. Octavo; 2nd edition; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white without print; Boards in white paper with black print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, spine head torn along front and rear hinges, peripheral tanning, shelfwear; Text block clean, slight age-toning to paper; 96 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1976. Reprinted. Larger Octavo; pp 567; G+/G-; yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has moderate scratches to exterior; rubbed fore edges; some chips to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; mildly rubbed edges; strong boards; text block exterior edges have light foxing; interior clean; illustrated endpapers; illustrated;.
New York: Simon and Schuster, Inc., 1965. Third Printing. Large octavo; pp 535; G/G-; red spine with black and white text; dust jacket has some soiling to exterior; chip to rear head edge; foxing to rear flap edge; cloth has moderate shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated endpapers; illustrated.
1992. Large Thin Octavo; G-/G+; Lavender spine with white text; Dust jacket has moderately rubbed exterior and moisture staining on front flap head edge & inside jacket along spine with minor edge wear; Boards has moisture staining along spine, but panels are clean & sturdy; Text block has age toning only on exterior edges, clean & intact inside; pp 107. Japanese language.
New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1980. Octavo; First printing; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with brown print, remnant of vendor label on front, slight shelfwear, else clean and bright; Boards in red cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xi, 148 pages, illustrated (b&w drawings).
Australia: Viking/Penguin, 1997. First Australian Edition. large 8vo. VG/VG. light yellow DJ spine has navy and auburn titles down spine, adjacent panels a filed of yellow stars on sky blue. minor edgewear generally. pale blue cloth HB, stamped with white titles. ends and corners a bit worn. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. clear, lightly skimmed sheets. all edges a smooth ivory. 134 pp. ISBN# 0670878480.
New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1856. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Spine is age-toned with gold images and text; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, scratches and marks, bumping and rubbing to corners, age-toning, stains, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, light pen, stains, foxing, content is clear; pp 364.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with grey and blue print on white banner; DJ in mylar, tears to rear top edge, edgewear, price-clipped; Boards in blue illustrated paper, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; xii, 254 pages, illustrated (b&w).
London: Black, Perry, and Kingsbury, 1812. Second Edition. Octavo, xxv, , 2-164 pages,  ads; VG; newly rebound in 1/4 brown leather, gray cloth boards, gilt titling to spine; name written to title page; with half-title, folding frontispiece; water-stain to lower edge of frontispiece; fore and lower page edges untrimmed; shelved case 10.
New York: David McKay Company, 1972. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is age-toned white with pink and orange text; DJ has general shelf wear, scratches, scuffs, edge wear, some nicks and bumps, age-toning, some creasing along edges, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing to edges, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, light age-toning, content is clear; pp 190.
London, Great Britain: Guild Publishing, 1986. Second Impression. Qto. VG/VG-. tall bronze DJ spine has green and ivory mid-spine title, publisher smaller in green at tail end. edgewear concentrated and moderate at spine ends and outer extremities. both jacket panels appear rubbed and lightly worn. medium green cloth covered with fading to stamped metal titled strip and the boards' outer edges. filled with recipes and illustrated with color photography. no writing to interior textblock, outer edges have a few faint spots. 256 pp.
New York: Gramercy Books, 2000. Reprint. Octavo; VG/VG-; Floral spine with black in a light green block; Dust jacket has slight rubbing on exterior with minor edge wear, otherwise intact; Boards have slight spotting on rear panel and minor edge wear, but overall sturdy; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges, light spotting, but pages are unmarked; pp 531.
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., 1973. First Edition. Octavo; pp 211; VG/G; pink spine with brown and red text; dust jacket shows slight toning toward head edge; light sticker residue to front; small chip to head edge; price clipped front flap; flaps slightly toned; cloth shows clean; strong boards; text block edges have light shelf wear; gift inscription to ffep; interior clean; inscribed by Pearl Bailey with photograph laid in.
Bath, UK: Parragon Publishing, 2003. Large, Thick Octavo; VG/G; pp 1024; white spine with purple text; dust jacket has few smudges to exterior; slightly dinged edges; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows mild shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight.
New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 2008. First Edition. Octavo; pp 246; VG/G; black spine with beige and pink text; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior; slight wrinkling to front head edge; light sticker residue to rear; cloth clean; strong boards; text block clean; profusely illustrated; signed by author.
New York: M. Barrows and Company, Inc., Publishers, 1949. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 308; G/G-; yellow spine with black text; scarce in dj; dust jacket shows modest shelf wear to exterior; several chips to edges and corners; cloth shows slightly rubbed edges; strong. clean boards; text block has slight shadow toning to front endpapers; interior clean; mild cracking to gutter at pp 240-241;.
New York: Rodale, 2015. Octavo; VG/VG; Green spine with a small picture of a cow on the spine head, white text. DJ has general shelf wear, no tears; Boards have light rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting;pp 306.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 2008. 60th Anniversary Collector's Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 322 pages; VG/VG; white spine with red and green lettering; dust jacket protected by a mylar cover; price uncut "$30.00"; minimal shelf wear, pages clean; signed and inscribed by James Beard on the half title page; shelved in case 12.
New York: Simon and Schuster, Inc., 1949. Eighth Printing. Large Octavo; pp 322; G/G-; black/green spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior; large chip to front tail edge; minor chipping to edges; mylar wraps; cloth shows light sunning to exterior; some wear to edges; light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; interior clean; illustrated.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1972. Quarto; VG/VG; hardcover; reddish brown spine with cream text; dust jacket has a minor tear to the head and, flaps are slightly discolored; boards have minimal bump to the head of the spine otherwise clean and sturdy; text block has considerable foxing to the fore edge otherwise pages are clean and legible;.
New York: Hastings House, 1963. Revised and Enlarged. Revised and Enlarged; Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with blue, white and red text. DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, tiny tears to spine and front edges; Boards have light rubbing to edges, minor bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 250.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc, 1973. Fifth printing. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Fifth printing; Cream and pink spine with faded brown text; dustjacket has a few brown stains on the front and is wrapped by a protective mylar covering; dj is price clipped on the front inside flap on the top; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 326.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc, 1972. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Pink and olive pattern with dark olive text; Moderate age and wear to dust jacket, minor blemishes and rubbing along dust jacket surface, minor staining in interior of jacket, price-clipped at flap, dj now protected in mylar cover; Light age wear to boards, slight bumping at corners, pattern design on boards, binding slightly cocked, small blemishes within pps 66 - 68 and end pages primarily; Ivory toned with minor blemishes to lightly deckled text block exterior, text block clean; 326 pp.
New York: Viking, 1991. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with purple cloth to spine and pink paper to boards, slight wear to spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xv, 528 pages, illustrated (b&w drawings).
Boston: David R. Godine, 1976. Octavo; First printing; G/G; Ex-library; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, cream with black print, library call number taped at bottom; DJ has edgewear, taped tear to rear top flap fold, mild shelfwear, vendor label inside front flap; Boards in red cloth with gold print, light wear to corners and spine caps, light stains to front; Text block has library stamp on top and fore edges and title page verso, inked out matter on front endpapers, library pocket and label on rear endpapers, pencil marks on fore edge, clean text; xxxi, 92 pages, illustrated.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1852. Third Edition. 8vo., 306pp. 24pp., preface and table of contents for another of Beecher's books, 12pp. publishers ads; G; spine brown cloth with faded gilt lettering; bumping and shelfwear, including bumping to corners, chipping to head and tail of spine; horizontal rip on spine; pages foxed throughout, as well as some fingerprint marks and other stains; some pencil markings; ink writing on ffep; Catherine Beecher is the sister of Harriet Beecher Stowe, the American abolitionist and author; shelved case 12.
New York, NY: Abelard-Schuman, 1970. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. faded red DJ spine with muted ivory capitals between black author and publisher, chipping and light wear to its ends and extremities. jacket front the original vibrant red, illustrated and with moderate edgewear. dark brick red clothbound HB with stamped gilt titles, adjacent panels are sharply cornered. lime green fep/ffep. clean skimmed ivory textblock. small stain to tail edge and it affects the lower marginal area. 196 pp. ISBN# 0200717219.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1975. Large Octavo; pp 368; VG-/G-; yellow spine with red and black text; dust jacket shows chips to spine edges; minor chips to corners; lightly sunned exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has noticeable rubbing to corners; mild wear to exterior; clean; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
Paris: Albin Michel, 1976. First Edition. 8vo., 639pp.; VG-/VG-; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild wear to dust jacket, including rubbing and creases to corners, head and tail of spine; small stains to fore edge of text block; white cloth boards with black lettering; small stamp and handwritten name on second free endpaper; INSCRIBED by Louisette Bertholle on half-title; text in French; shelved case 12.
New York: R & S Books, 1990. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Off-white spine with black text; Dust jacket is slightly sunned around edges with minor wear on edges, but exterior is clean and intact; Boards show slight shelf wear with lightly sunned exterior, otherwise panels are sturdy and strong; Text block has lightly ivory toned pages which are unmarked with tight binding; pp 57.