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Corkscrew Stories Volume 1

By: Bull, Donald A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wirtz, Virginia, Bullworks: 2004

Seller ID: 6290

Condition: Very Good


254 pps. Recommended reading list at rear. White softcover with black lettering. Near fine condition, with no marks and wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Corkscrew Stories Volume 2

By: Bull, Donald A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wirtz, Virginia, Bullworks: 2004

Seller ID: 6291

Condition: Very Good


256 pps. Recommended reading list at rear. White softcover with black lettering. Near fine condition, with no marks and wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Cork Ejectors An Alternative to the Corkscrew

By: Bull, Donald A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wirtz, Virginia, Bullworks: 2004

Seller ID: 6292

Condition: Very Good


200 pps. Author's notes, list of pateents, and recommended reading list at rear. White softcover with black lettering. Near fine condition, with no marks and wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

North Atlantic Seafood A Comprehensive Guide with Recipes

By: Davidson, Alan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Toronto, Ten Speed Press: 2003

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 10282

ISBN: 1580084508

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


512 pp. Bibliography, index. Nicely illustrated throughout in b/w, including maps. Large octavo with glossy light blue paper wraps with a lovely blue crab and a medallion sketch of Alan Davidson. Just the lightest hint of shelf wear on the covers, interior is clean and unmarked. In print since its first appearance since 1979, filled with Davidson's scholarship and wit, with history and recipes from all sides of the North Atlantic. A nice copy of a wonderful book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 512 pages View more info

Vecchio Milano di Ottorino Perna Boxxi

By: Editore, M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Milan, Aldo Martello Editore: 1977

Seller ID: 8992

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


503pp + 5 unnumbered pages. Italian language. Book has brown paper softcover with black text on front cover and spine with black design on front cover. Dust jacket is brown and cover with clear plastic. Writing on front flyleaf. Text is clear and unmarked. ; 508 pages View more info

Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good A Memoir of Food and Love from an American Midwest Family

By: Flinn, Kathleen

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9904

ISBN: 067001544X

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


266 pp. Index of recipes. Illustrated with photos. Gift inscription from the author to two different people on the title page. Bright yellow dust jacket has minor shelf wear, book itself is clean and nice. Entertaining memoir about growing up a baby boomer in the American Midwest, with recipes for things like corn flake crusted chicken, bread and butter pickles, Grandma Inez's cinnamon rolls and other wholesome old-fashioned treats. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Die Frucht-Likore mit besonderer Beruck. Sichtigung der Fruchtsaft und Fruchtsirup-Herstellung anhang die Obstbranntweine

By: Hartmann, Gunter; Reitersmann

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berlin, Carl Knoppke Gruner: 1952

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 7416

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


140 pp + ads. 2. Auflage vollstandig neu earbeitet von G. Hartmann. Original orange cloth boards have minor wear, interior rear has old pocket from institutional library, other clean and unmarked. Entirely in German. With many recipes for fruit based liquors. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 140 pages View more info

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Cook, My Darling Daughter

By: Knopf, Mildred. O.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7691

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


xxv, 614, xxi. Index. Paper dj with pink and blue squares with Early American images, centered with an image of a cook teaching the viands to sing. DJ is in VG condition with just a hint of wear at extremities, completely intact including $4.95 price. Book is clean and tight,virtually unused. Running the full gamut from hors d'oeuvres to sweets, Mrs. Knopf offers more than 600 easy-to-follow recipes, with dishes for every sort of occasion. Each chapter is preceded by a letter from Mrs. Knopf to her own daughter in which she explores the wonderfully varied world of food, offers helpful advic... View more info

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History of ICUMSA The First 100 Years

By: Plews, Ronald Wesley

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Norwich, The International Commission for Uniform Methods of Sugar Analysis: 1997

Seller ID: 6511

ISBN: 0905003152

Condition: Good


312 pp. Index at rear. Red cloth boards with image of sugar crystal on front cover. Book is in good condition with minimal wear and no interior marks. ; 310 pages View more info

Hocks and Moselles

By: Rudd, Hugh R.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Co. Ltd.: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9947

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


X, 165 pp. Folding map at rear. Dark red cloth with gilt to the spine, a bit aged with some rubbing at the extremities but stil presentable. Interior has an owner inscript, webbing is showing in the center of the book, otherwise clean and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 165 pages View more info