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Jules Gouffe Le Livre De Cuisine
Paris: Librairie Hachette et C, 1893. H. Back. Good. 4to Huitieme Edition. Comprenant La Cuisine de Menage et la Grand Cuisine avec 4 planches imprimees en chrimolithographie et 182 gravures sur bois. 864pp. French text. Bound in rusty red coloured cloth with leather spine. Gilt tooling to spine. All edge gilt. Front hinge cracked. Generally binding tight but a few places of weakness where pages are becoming loose. Contents generally clean. Boards are worn to extremities with some rubbing/scuffing. Corners bumped. Heavy book - will be subject to extra shipping. Images available on request. (Book ref. 063822) £120.00
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PELLAPRAT, HENRI-PAUL [Author] and FULLER, JOHN [Editor]: Pellaprat's Great Book of French Cuisine.
London & Glasgow: Collins, 1972. Reprinted from the original English language title L'Art Culinaire Moderne. Illustrated profusely with colour and b&w plates. 4to, pp.xvi:952, orginal grey cloth blocked in gilt still bright in soiled and creased dustwrapper; dustwrapper covered in plastic and adherred along edges on reverse of dustwrapper; edges bumped and page edges slightly browned; despite all a good reading copy. (Book ref. 6381) £15.00
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Joyes, Claire Monet's Cookery Notebooks
Ebury Press., 1989. 1st.. Hard Back. VG./VG. 0852238258 192pp. A cookery book, art book and biography all in one. Claude Monet's life at Giverny and personal recipe collection. UNREAD copy. (Book ref. 011899) £12.00
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CONIL Jean French Fish Cuisine: Gourmet French Fish Recipes from Master Chef Jean Conil (with Fay Franklin)
Thorsons Publishing Group, 1986 192p, many colour photos and many line-drawings, 7.5x 10, hardback (illustrated laminated boards) a very good+ copy in a very good dust-jacket [072251252X] (Book ref. 108823) £4.00
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Dumas, Alexandre (translated by Alan and Jane Davidson Dumas on Food - selections from Le Grand Dictionnaire de Cuisine
Oxford University Press, 1988. 0192820400 Illustrated with small contemporary engravings, small 8vo, pp 327, paperback, a very good copy. [Postage within the UK will be no more than 2.75.] (Book ref. 006217) £4.00
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Deighton, Len Basic French cooking
Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1979. 0224016059 First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Good in Good dust jacket. Tightly bound landscape format book with no inscriptions, has a small brown mark at the closed page edges (possibly Consomme Celestine, p 133), in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is rubbed at the bottom edge. Generally appears little used. 222 pages, illustrations throughout, index (Book ref. 32888) £15.00
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David, Elizabeth: " FRENCH COUNTRY COOKING."
London. Penguin Books, c. 1995. Paperback. No publication date but after 1992. 203 pages including index. Illustrated by John Minton. Contents near fine, no inscription or marks. Near fine card cover, but front top corner slightly bumped, priced on back 11.00. ISBN 0140467890 (Book ref. 6038) £7.00
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Letoile, Valerie-Anne; Maine, Monique & Peter, Madeleine: LA CUISINE. The Complete Book of French Cooking.
Macdonald Orbis, 1987. 4to, 549pp, index, illus. VG in VG dw. (Book ref. 8429) £10.00
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David (E): French Country Cooking. Decorated by John Minton. [Third Impression]
John Lehmann, [1952] 8vo., Third Impression, on laid paper, with a frontispiece, illustrated title, and numerous full-page and smaller illustrations in the text, some mild offsetting from fold-ins to free endpapers, fore-edges very lightly speckled; original holland cloth, gilt back, a very good, bright, clean copy in bright, clean unclipped d/w, the latter chipped with minor loss (just affecting lettering) at head of backstrip and with small loss at upper edge of rear panel. Published nine months after the first impression. David's second book, and to many the finest of the three classic titles that changed the nature of English cookery for ever. In common with her first work 'A Book of Mediterranean Food' this volume is greatly enhanced by the wonderful Minton illustrations. All early issues are very scarce in anything like this condition (Book ref. 17247) £330.00
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Beck, Simone / Bertholle, Louisette / Child, Julia: Mastering the Art of French Cooking.
New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1961. Inner flap of d/w states Book Club Edition. G/VG d/w. Sl.wear at edges. D/w now protected in (loose) clear-plastic jacket. Patterned bds., clean & bright. xvi + 726pp. B/w illus. in text. Previous owner's name on half-title page. VG copy. (Book ref. 10077) £50.00
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Moon, Rosemary. (Ed.) CLASSIC FRENCH CUISINE
London: Tiger Books. 1995. First edition. 252 pp. Illustrated laminated boards. Illustrations by Camilla Sopwith and Lawrie Taylor. Fine copy in Fine dust-jacket. ISBN 9781855016200 (Book ref. 21697) £10.00
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FRENCH COOKERY.: French Domestic Cookery. Combining Elegance with Economy; describing new cilunary Implements and Processes; the Management of the Table; Instructions for Carving; French, German, Polish, Spanish and Italian Cookery IN THE ORIGINAL CLOTH
David Bogue, Fleet Street, 1846 12mo., First Edition thus, with several woodcut illustrations in the text, neat nineteenth century signature on front free endpaper, title and first page of text; original publisher's brown grained cloth, boards with double frame border enclosing an elaborate an elaborate lozenge all in blind, very neatly recased with new cloth backstrip to style, original gilt lettering laid down, fore-edges lightly dust-soiled else a very good, crisp copy in sympathetically restored publisher's binding. According to the English editor's Preface this scarce work is 'an adapted translation of one of the most popular treatises on French Cookery, entitled La Cuisiniere de la Campagne et de la Ville ou Nouvelle Cuisine Economique, Paris, Audot, 1846'. The success and stature of the French original is compared to that of Mrs. Rundell. It has been suggested that this is in fact a second edition of a work with a similar title published by Thomas Boys in 1825 [Bitting, p. 554; Oxford, p. 157; Wellcome III, 67]; however this would contradict the Preface, and there is no mention of such a kinship in Oxford who lists both volumes. A very nice copy of an extremely scarce work. Oxford, p.177 (recording the publisher as 'David Boyne'). Not in Cagle. (Book ref. 16963) £960.00
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Child, Julia. & Beck, Simone.: Mastering the Art of French Cooking. Volume Two. A classic continued: a new repertory of dishes and techniques.
New York. Alfred A Knopf. 1974. Eighth printing. Hardback in d/w. 555pp + lxiii index. B/w line illustrations within text, by Sidonie Coryn. White laminated boards with blue and red fleur de lys decoration, blue & red titles to front and spine. Light spotting to leading edge of text block, otherwise a VG+ uninscribed copy in a VG- clipped d/w with light rubs to extrems and two internally repaired small tears. Overall a presentable copy of a classic cookery book. Heavy book, will incur extra postage. "With the publication of Volume Two, a whole new range of dishes will appear on our tables, from the French bread to a salted goose, from peasant ragouts to royal Napoleons. Each of the new master recipes is worked out, step by infallible step, with the detail, exactness, and clarity that are the soul of Mastering the Art of French Cooking. And the many drawings-five times as many as in Volume One-are demonstrations in themselves, making the clear instructions doubly clear." (Book ref. 3938) £40.00
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MOINE, Marie-Pierre: CUISINE GRAND MERE Traditional French Home Cooking.
Barrie & Jenkins, 1990. 1st edn. Tall 8vo. Original gilt lettered blue cloth (Fine), dustwrapper (Fine). Pp. 160 (no inscriptions), with coloured illus in text. (Book ref. 38886) £8.50
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BERNARD, Francoise: LES RECETTES FACILES (Easy Recipes, in French) ... .
Published by Hachette, Paris, 1965. 504th Thousand. Hard cover, 8vo, laminated boards with cover photo of authoress in her kitchen, 736pp. Illustrated in colour and monochrome. Text in French. Condition: VG++ with inscription on front endpaper. Packed weight 1200g. (Book ref. 17578) £9.99
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KEYZER, Mrs Frances ( An Englishwoman in Paris ): FRENCH HOUSEHOLD COOKING Simple and Inexpensive - Country Life Library series ... .
Published by Country Life Ltd., London, 1928. Hard cover, blue cloth, 8vo. First Edition. Condition: externally G+; contents blank front endpaper missing, otherwise VG+ ; no d/j. Packed weight 600g. (Book ref. 17187) £4.99
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DIAT, Louis ... illustrated by Georgette DE LATTRE: GOURMET'S BASIC FRENCH COOKBOOK : Techniques of French Cuisine ... .
A Gourmet Book, published by Gourmet Publishing Corporation, New York, First Edition [1961], 2nd printing, 1962. Hard cover, quarto, navy cloth gilt, 672pp. Condition: very nearly FINE. Pages as new. Packed weight 2000g. (Book ref. 13900) £11.25
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FITZGIBBON, Theodora ... period photographs specially prepared by George MORRISON: A TASTE OF PARIS in Food and Pictures (Series: Traditional Parisian Food) ... FINE, .
Published by Pan Books, London, 1978. Large landscape format paperback. A charming book of very early photographs of Parisian street scenes, with accompanying French recipes. 7.7" x 10", 122pp. Condition: FINE, AS NEW apart from tiny bottom corner crease on front. Packed weight 700g. (Book ref. 13116) £9.95
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WIRKOWSKI, Eugeniusz: LA CUISINE DES JUIFS POLONAIS (The Cooking of the Polish Jews) ... .
Published by Editions Interpress, Varsovie (Warsaw), 1988. Hard cover, gold laminated boards, 108pp, 8vo. ISBN 8322322305. Condition: MINT, AS NEW, no dust jacket (as supplied). Illustrated with colour photographs. Text in French. Full of tempting Polish Jewish recipes. Rare: no other example found on internet at time of listing. Weight 400g. (Book ref. 8989) £29.50
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HOWE, Robin ... photos by Frederika DAVIS: FRENCH COOKING : A Foyles Handbook ... SIGNED BY AUTHOR, .
Published by W. & G. Foyle, London 1964. Hard cover, laminated boards, 108pp, 12mo. Condition: near FINE. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on half-title page: "Au revoir - Molly. Sincerely, Robin". Rare: no other example found in the UK on internet at time of listing. Weight 300g. (Book ref. 8760) £19.50
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