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25 Recipes Using Pure Australian Honey

By: --------

Price: £1.00

Publisher: The Commonwealth Of Australia:

Seller ID: 6940


Stapled Illustrated card wraps. 8pp. Undated circa 1960's. Promotional pamphlet published by the Australian Government in conjunction with the Bee Keepers of Australia giving information of the virtues of honey and 25 recipes employing it. VG ( No previous owner name or inscription. Staples a little rusty and light shelf soiling to covers). View more info

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WHITBREAD'S BREWERY

By: ---------

Price: £8.50

Publisher: LONDON, WHITBREAD & CO: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118943


Illustrated paper covered boards repeating the design of the dust Jacket. 245x160mm approx. 54pp. 7 colour plates and 24 illustrations in b/w. Published by Whitbread's Brewery in a series of books on Beer Brewing and Imbibing and called "The Whitbread Library" the first two published simultaneously were this book and "Your Local". Together they form an interesting and informative history of the famous brewery it's tied inns mainly in Kent where it had it... View more info

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Inns of Kent

By: ---------

Price: £8.50

Publisher: LONDON, WHITBREAD & CO: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118945


Illustrated paper covered boards repeating the design of the dust Jacket. 245x160mm approx. 66pp. 7 colour plates and 37 illustrations and 7 sketch maps in b/w. Published by Whitbread's Brewery in a series of books on Beer Brewing and Imbibing and called "The Whitbread Library" the first two published simultaneously were this book and "Whitbread's Breweryl". Together they form an interesting and informative history of the famous brewery it's inns in Lond... View more info

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Your Local

By: ---------

Price: £8.50

Publisher: LONDON, WHITBREAD & CO: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119796


Illustrated paper covered boards repeating the design of the dust Jacket. 245x160mm approx. 50pp. 7 colour plates and 26 illustrations in b/w. Published by Whitbread's Brewery in a series of books on Beer Brewing and Imbibing and called "The Whitbread Library" the first two published simultaneously were this book and "Whitbread's Breweryl". Together they form an interesting and informative history of the famous brewery it's inns in London and the South E... View more info

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CHRISTIE'S AUCTION CATALOGUE FINE WINES & VINTAGE PORT

By: ----------

Price: £4.00

Publisher: LONDON, CHRISTIE , MANSON & WOODS: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119699


Laminated Paperback, 265x210mm approx. 62pp. Auction Catalogue for the South Kensington sale on 1st Dec 2008. A useful reference and source of information for investment and collecting purposes. Near Fine ( Catalogue - Light pencil erasure mark to p1. No other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

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FUNGI , a Warne Zig Zag Book [ Toadstools & Mushrooms]

By: ----...........---------

Price: £4.95

Publisher: London, FREDERICK WARNE: 0

Seller ID: 9575


Fold-Out Paper Back , 48 varieties , colour plates , a Warne's Zig-Zag book , Undated circa 1960's ? , common species found widely throughout Europe [ 40 found in Britain ] brief notes to rear all pictures which are publishers laminate protected , complete , no inscsp/annotation , Zig Zag books listed to rear panel 4 Alpine Flowers 1 & 2 Fungi and Minerals. Internal - vg , External - col rub/loss edgwear+ spine creases , so overal Good View more info

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BAKERY SPECIALITIES

By: A.B.BARROWS

Price: £40.00

Publisher: LONDON, ELSEVIER APPLIED SCIENCE PUBLISHERS: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121790


Laminated paper covered boards, 230 x 150 mm approx. viii + 324 pp. Many unspecified b/w photo. illustrations. Written by the then Head , Dept of Bakery, Tameside College of Technology chapters include Convenience Foods, Hotplate Goods, Morning Goods, Fancy and Seasonal Breads, Chocolate Work, Meringue Goods and Japs, Almond and other nut products, sugar boiling. Near Fine (Book- slight fading to spine. No previous owner name or insc. No sign of use). An uncommon & usefu... View more info

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THE LITTLE BOOK OF PASTRIES AND CAKELETS

By: ANON

Price: £25.00

Publisher: LONDON, GEORGE NEWNES Ltd: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121070


Blue cloth boards with white titles to spine and front panel.90 x 65 mm approx. Top edge gilt. Pale blue decorative end papers. 96pp incl. publisher's list of other titles in series of "Little Books" all cullinary. Printed in red and black type. Undated [1912] per attribution on Copac by British Library. Hints on pastry making + recipes incl. total cost of ingredients and nos. of persons to serve. A charming little cookery book. VG (Book- light colour rubbing and... View more info

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HOW TO IDENTIFY ENGLISH SILVER DRINKING VESSELS 600-1830

By: ASH , Douglas

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, G Bell & Sons Ltd: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2699


H/b+D/j VG/G-.1st ed.Well illus.104 Fig.& 40 B/w photo- plates.[Saxon & Medieval ,600-1500 / Tudor,1500-1600 / Early Stuart ,1600-1660 / Late Stuart,1660-1700 / Queen Anne & early Georgian,1700-1830 / Late Georgian 1760-1830 ]159pp Biblilo.[ black cloth+ gilt titles & siilver vessel to spine , No inscsp,. tight bindings ,few light spot stains 1st few pages] Dust Jacket not price clipped,30s, handling grubby to once white rear & front, small edgewear colour rub/loss+ asso... View more info

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MARY BERRY AT HOME , Over 150 Recipes for Every Occasion

By: BERRY , Mary , a Foremost Cookery Author & Cook [runs Aga Workshops ]

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, BBC Books: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118625


H/b Dust Jacket FINE/FINE.- as New.1st ed. A Foremost Cookery Author & Cook etc. M Berry also runs Aga Workshops. BBC TV Series.- from easy family suppers to large parties.[ indoor & outdoor plus some drinks ] Colour illustrated.288pp. No inscsp.not price clipped. in clear removable proprietary cover. A Gift of a book. PLS See our image. View more info

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THE GARDEN NATURALIST

By: BRIGHTWELL, L.R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, THE MEDICI SOCIETY: 1941

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118080


Buff illustrated sewn paperback with french fold card wraps, 215x140mm approx. 48 pp.Charming and informative illustrations by the author a F.Z.S and F.R.H.S. in which he assists the gardener to identify friends or foes of the garden and how to promote the former and control the later. Published during WWII when there was a need to obtain maximum food production from the land and many householders maintained vegetable gardens. There are also such diverse chapters as teth... View more info

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GOOD FOOD & DRINK in SUSSEX A Sussex Guide

By: CARR , Fizz ,

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Sussex, Snake River Press Books for the Sussex Enthusiast: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122662


FINE Small slim H/b in VG+ D/j.1st ed. The Insider's investigation into provenance, history, future , entertaining & authentic taste of Sussex , meat fish , bread , cakes , wine , beer etc , Snake River Press Books for the Sussex Enthusiast. [ illus. card boards , no inscsp. Fine ] Dust Jacket spine fade, not price clipped, all else Fine.. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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COOK-UPS of World War Two with Recipes from the Kitchen Front Cook Ups

By: CHALKER , Bryan

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Bristol, Redcliffe Press Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119390


Slim Laminated P/b VG+.80pp.1st ed.WW2 Recipies with Food Rationing. Intro; the Kitchen, the Restaurant , potatoes with everything ,National Loaf, Brand names , Dig for it & save it etc.[ tight binding, clean throughout, neat stamped inscsp. 1st page O/w Fine.B/w & Colour illustrated.[ marmite cubes / Crawfords / oxo / Wrights chocolate/ Egall dried eggs etc]. PLS See our image. View more info

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IN SEARCH OF WINE A Tour of the Vineyards of France With a thought to BACCHUS in particular and a Humble Recognition of the Wisdom of Others

By: CHARLES WALTER BERRY , a Connoisseur

Price: £27.50

Publisher: LONDON, CONSTABLE: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122812


Burgundy Cloth boards with gilt tiles to spine, 200 x 135 mm approx. xxx + 390 pp. Letter-Preface by H.Warner Allen + large fold out map to rear. Top edge of book block stained red. First Edition 2nd impression 1935. A tour through the wine producing regions of France enlivened with many personal and historical reminiscences. VG/Good- (Book- Cloth boards a little faded and with light shelf rubbing to extremities. Discreet book seller label to front paste down. Marginal... View more info

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THE BOOK OF THE WOOD PIGEON

By: COLIN WILLOCK , a Leading Pigeon Shooter , Founder T.V. Survival series , a Shooting & Fishing Author , GARFIT , WILLIAM , Artist

Price: £8.50

Publisher: CAMBRIDGE, WHITE LION: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122358


Beige boards with gilt titles and feather to top board. 240 x 160 mm approx. xviii + 158pp. 10 full page b/w drawings by Artist William Garfit + 4 charts as called for. Comprehensive study of appeal to naturalists, bird enthusiasts, farmers and the pigeon shooting fraternity. There is also a chapter on plucking and preparing pigeons together with 11 recipes ( courtesy of but not exclusively from Prue Coats, Mrs Beeton and the Hungry Monk). VG+/VG+ (Book - no previous own... View more info

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THE REASON WHY Practical Answers to Every-Day Bakerhouse Questions REVISED Edition

By: DANIEL , Albert R , Life-time Baker , Author , " by Astonian "

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Shoe Lane, London, MACLAREN & Sons Ltd: 1937

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 122409


Small Good H/b.[ internal Fine] no inscsp.no annotation.tight binding. A well used edition as seen by the covers; a little weary & marked.Full of practical solutions, suggestions & advice for laymen & professional alike. The 1937 revised edition.Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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ELIZABETH DAVID CLASSICS Mediterranean Food , French Country Cooking & Summer cooking REVISED 2nd Edition

By: DAVID , Elizabeth , GRIGSON , Jane ,

Price: £29.00

Publisher: London, Jill norman Ltd: 1980

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 119779


H/b Dust jacket FINE/VG+.2nd Revised ed.268pp.illus b/w in line." These modest little volumes , which , in the season's spate of pretentious cook-books, are like small but well flavoured apples in the midst of a lot of showy tasteless fruit" The New Yorker. "Every dish of Mrs David's that has been tried in my own kitchen comes off; most are delicious , some absurdly cheap , all can be made from ingredients available in England" Spectator.Preface by J Gr... View more info

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ELIZABETH DAVID'S CHRISTMAS

By: DAVID , Elizabeth , NORMAN , Jill , Edited by

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph / Penguin Books: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121486


H/b+ D/j.Both FINE.1st ed. No inscsp." - beautifully written & illustrated - around 150 Recipes from her family file which recently came to light - wherin she was cooking for her sister's family that included 5 children"[ marroon cloth+ gilt titles, no inscsp, not price clipped] Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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SAVOURIES A LA MODE

By: DE Salis, Mrs Harriet A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: LONDON, LONGMANS , GREEN AND CO: 1903

Seller ID: 8316


Paper covered boards with cloth quarter binding. 78 nos. pp. 18th impression. Collection of recipes for savoury dishes including canapes, omelettes, aigrettes, custards, salads etc. according to the preface; many new, a few original and the author trusts, all found welcome. VG (book- previous owner name to ffep. pages a little tanned. paper covered boards worn at extremities and rubbing/ colour loss to cloth at head and tail of spine. Binding sound and no cracks to endp... View more info

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Pepys at Table: Seventeenth Century Recipes for the Modern Cook

By: Driver, Christopher & Berriedale-Johnson, Michelle

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Bell & Hyman: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118615


Beige boards with red titles to spine, 190x130mm approx. 120pp. Contemporary 17th Century recipes adapted to enable one to prepare, taste and enjoy the food that Pepys relished three hundred years ago. Illustrated with period woodcuts. Near Fine/Near Fine (Book- neat ink name and address stamp of previous owner to foot of half title. Dust Jacket- Light rubbing to top edge. Non price clipped. No other notable faults to book or jacket). Please see our image of the actual ... View more info