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Cookery, Food, Recipes

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1 Cooking or Practical and Economical Training For Those Who are Servants Wives or Mothers (The Finchley Manuals of Industry No 1)
Aldersgate Street . London Joseph Masters (for Schools of the Holy Trinity, at Finchley) 1857 Hard Back Good Privately Printed 8.5 x 15cm. Approx 
half title + x + 150 pages + 6 pages publishers list.. Binding embossed in fair condition, some wear, some splitting to front cover, but holding. Contents fair/good, some handling and lacks front end-page. Inside cover is "prunes" written in ink 4 times with some staining. Includes the Management of the Kitchen, Plain Cooking, Breadmaking, Baking, Brewing, Pickling, etc. It was Prepared for the use of the National and Industrial Schools of the Holy Trinity at Finchley. The schools at Finchley, for which this manual was originally prepared, was to educate the children of tradesmen and farmers as well as of poor persons (at this time Finchley was a village some way out of London, now is within London. Eighth Edition. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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2 The Magazine of Domestic Economy , 7 vols. No1-No7 , 1838 - 1842
London Orr , W.S 1838 First Edition 
First Edition. The 1st 7 ( Seven) Volumes ,14 x 22 cm.approx. each... vol No1 1838 through to vol 7 1842 (7 vols ) all with bookplate/coat of arms of J.M.BRIDGES. 1st. has 387pages, the rest all have 380 pages each. a few pages loose in vols 1&3. bound (orig?) green with gilt lettering to spine. includes many / various subjects inc. camera obscura for photogenic drawing, perfumery, lots on cooking, soap-making, garden tips, the London fog, servants, tobacco, electricity, correspondence, and LOTS,LOTS more. basically in good condition. 
Price: 400.00 GBP
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3 Calder, F. L. The Calder Cookery Book
London: Longman, Green, and Co. 1925 
First Edition. 4 3/4" x 7 1/4" Approx. 127 pages . compiled by F. T . Calder, college of Domestic Science, Liverpool , for the Liverpool Education Committee. In the Original soft Red binding with black title to front/spine .Condition good ,just some minor sufface dirt..Contents signiture of 1st owner dated 27/8/25 to 1st endpaper, otherwise good,clear & tight with no major faults. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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4 M. A. Reynolds The Complete Art of Cookery
London: Somers and Isaac 
First Edition ?. 3 1/4" x 5 "approx. undated poss around 1850 or earlier, last page No. 320 ,Start has various unnumbered pages, 1st. with title only, then full page illustration of a cook in large kitchen with meat/fish/bird on table and various dead animals on the floor and cooking on a large open fireplace., then opposite the full Title page with small engraving of cook infront of another open fire with different pots cooking on open shelves with large cauldren at the top., then Contents pages, 2nd one starts at xii then upto xxv then blank page & then start of book, next page is 28 (so poss no pages missing except blank pages?) nothing obvious missing.+ another 19 illustrations within text. Original embossed buckram binding a bit rubbed, sign's of spine/boards being re-attached/glued Contents:.owners name on 2 of first pages & writing on back blank endpapers. Condition; fair , NO foxing, mostly clear text just a little odd staining and a couple of pages a little loose. getting to be quiet a rare cook book nowadays. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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5 Raffald, Elizabeth Raffald The Experienced English Housekeeper, for the use and Ease of Ladies, Housekeepers, Cooks, etc. Written Purely from Practice; dedicated to the Hon. Lady Elizabeth Warburton, Whom the Author lately served as Housekeeper.
London A. Millar, W. Law, & R. Cater, 1789 1st Edition in This Form Leather Hard Back 13 x 21cm Approx 
portrait of author +8 + 386 pages + 3 foldout plates, Leather binding poor, detached, spine split, some loss, rear board not original. Contents fair/poor, some loss of paper below portrait of author page, foxing throughout, endpapers detached, lacks last page of Index rear, folding plates fair/ good. "Consisting of several hundred original receipts, most of which never appeared in print". 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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6 Richmond, Miss Lillie Richmond Domestic and Economical Cookery Recipes with Special Hints on Gas Cooking
London & Manchester Cartwright & Rattray 1892 First Edition ? Hard Back a/f 12 x 18.5cm Approx 
Undated poss. 1892 edition, Dark Blue binding poor, contents fair/poor with some foxing. numerous blank & also inserted pages containing hand-written & printed recipes, an interesting old cook-book. Title page, preface page + 252 +iv pages. Undated. Mrs Marshall page dated October 1st 1892. this is a printed "price Two Shillings" book so maybe 1st edition. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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7 Viviane France La Vie Radieuse ( L'Equilibre Par La Sante Du Corps et De L'espirit )
Paris: Gerard Nizet, 1954 First Edition 
First Edition. 5 1/2" x 7 1/2" Approx. 222pages ",Manuel d'alimentation rationnell accompagne de 300 recettes." paperback cover a little faded at edges/spine + white cover is a little dirty ,Contents apart from browning at edges and owners inscription "Elizabth Hill,Paris 1954" (later given the title of Dame,she was head of Slovanic studies at Cammbridge University) . generally the paperback is ok with no major faults. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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