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Bibliotheca Bacchica. Bibliographie Raisonne des Ouvrages Imprimes avant 1800 et illustrant la soif humaine sous tous ses aspects, chez tous les peuples et dans tous les temps. Tome II. Seizieme Siècle. [ Odd volume ]

by Simon, A.L

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Used - Harry K. Schraemli's copy*, with his bookplate on the front pastedown endpaper. Traces of browning to board edges, otherwise
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Limited edition of 275 numbered copies
Published
1932
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Cloth-backed boards, gilt spinme-title, 4to,
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Maggs Brothers, London, first edition, 1932. Limited edition of 275 numbered copies. Cloth-backed boards, gilt spinme-title, 4to,. vii, 255 pp. Despite the title, the coverage is limited to books before 1600: Simon had intended to publish further volumes for the 17th and 18th centuries which never appeared. "Mr. Simon did not limit his discussions to authors and… Read more about this item
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A Short-Title Catalogue of Household and Cookery Books published in the English Tongue 1701-1800. [ = Cookery and Household Books Published in Britain, 1800-1914 ; Vol. 1 ]

by MacLean, V

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Used - Top edge spotted, otherwise Very Good in a dustwrapper with a faded spine-panel
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1981
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Cloth, 8vo,
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Prospect Books Ltd, London, first edition, 1981. Cloth, 8vo,. xxiv, 197 pp, 25 ills. A very useful work which includes careful bibliographical descriptions and notes, in many cases correcting errors in earlier bibliographies. With a chronological list of short titles, selective subject index, and short-title index. From the introduction: "Having encountered some of the ways in which existing… Read more about this item
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Gastronomic Bibliography

by Bitting, K.G

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Used - Top edge and spine-label slightly dust-stained, otherwise Good
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1971 reprint of the 1939 first
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Cloth, paper spine-label, 8vo, 22 cm,
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Gryphon Books, Ann Arbor, 1971 reprint of the 1939 first edition. Cloth, paper spine-label, 8vo, 22 cm,. xiii, 718 pp, in double-column format, illustrations. Approximately 6,000 entries. Bitting gives a comprehensive bibliography of some 6,000 works -chiefly in English, French and German - from the 15th to the 20th century. Detailed bibliographic information for each entry, with some entries… Read more about this item
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Catalogue of the Westbury collection of cookery books. [ Sotheby & Co., auction catalogue, sale date: 15-16 February 1965 ]

by Sotheby & Co

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Used - Near Very Good. List of prices realized and buyers' names laid in
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illustrated auction catalogue f
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Green printed wrappers, 8vo,
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Sotheby & Co., London, illustrated auction catalogue for the sale held on 15th and 16th February 1965. Green printed wrappers, 8vo,. 100 pp, ills. 507 lots. Among the highlights noted were the following: Incunabula, including Platina's de Honesta Voluptate, Venice 1475 and Cividale 1480, the second and third editions of the first printed Cookery Book, Manfredï's Liber De Homine,… Read more about this item
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Wine into Words. A History and Bibliography of Wine Books in the English Language

by Gabler, J.M

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Used - Fine in Fine dustwrapper
Published
1985
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Cloth, 8vo,
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9780961352509
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Bacchus Press Ltd, Baltimore, first edition, 1985. Cloth, 8vo,. xiii, 403 pp. Over 3,200 entries. This superb reference work is the most comprehensive bibliography of wine titles in English, with over 3,200 items described. If a book is primarily about 'wine', or adds significantly to wine literature, and is wholly or partially in English, it has been included. Books… Read more about this item
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English Cookery Books to the year 1850

by Oxford, A.W

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Used - Slightly bumped and rubbed, pencil notes on front free endpaper, otherwise Good
Published
1913
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Cloth, gilt cover-title, small 8vo,
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Oxford University Press, Oxford, first edition, 1913. Cloth, gilt cover-title, small 8vo,. 192 pp. Approximately 400 entries. The "most detailed and exhaustive treatment of English cookery books" - Bitting. Oxford provides careful descriptions and, in many cases, substantial annotations. He notes in his introduction that his own interest is principally in the combination of cookery with medicine, which is… Read more about this item
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Bibliographie Gastronomique
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Bibliographie Gastronomique

by Vicaire, G

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Used - Covers a trifle rubbed, internally a Very Good partly unopened copy
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1890
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Cloth, 8vo,
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9780900470868
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Holland Press, London, 1954 reprint of first edition, 1890. Cloth, 8vo,. xviii pp, 972, [2] columns. Approximately 3,000 entries. From the blurb to a later reprint: "Vicaire describes with commendable accuracy a great number of books of Gastronomic interest, a few of which were in his small collection, most of the other[s] being quoted from the Catalogues of private… Read more about this item
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My Cookery Books

by Pennell, E.R

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Used - Mild scratch to rear board, otherwise Near Very Good
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This reprint edition was limited to 500 copies
Published
1983 reprint with new index of
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Cloth, 8vo,
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9780946323005
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Holland Press, London, 1983 reprint with new index of the 1903 first edition (which was limited to 330 copies). This reprint edition was limited to 500 copies. Cloth, 8vo,. [20], xii, 171 pp, ills. Approximately 100 entries. This edition includes an author and subject index which was not provided in the original edition. Mild scratch to rear board,… Read more about this item
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English Cookery Books to the Year 1850
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English Cookery Books to the Year 1850

by Oxford, A.W

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1977 "second impression&qu
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Holland Press, London, 1977 "second impression" (a reprint of the 1913 first edition).. Cloth, gilt cover device, small 8vo,. [6], 192 pp. Approximately 400 entries. The "most detailed and exhaustive treatment of English cookery books" - Bitting. Oxford provides careful descriptions and, in many cases, substantial annotations. He notes in his introduction that his own interest is principally in… Read more about this item
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Catalogue of the Westbury collection of cookery books. [ Sotheby & Co., auction catalogue, sale date: 15-16 February 1965 ]

Catalogue of the Westbury collection of cookery books. [ Sotheby & Co., auction catalogue, sale date: 15-16 February 1965 ]

by Sotheby & Co

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Used - Good. List of prices realized and buyers' names laid in. Laid in is a manuscript note by the bookseller Ian Jackson to a Lon
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illustrated auction catalogue f
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Green printed wrappers, 8vo,
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Sotheby & Co., London, illustrated auction catalogue for the sale held on 15th and 16th February 1965. Green printed wrappers, 8vo,. 100 pp, ills. 507 lots. Among the highlights noted were the following: Incunabula, including Platina's de Honesta Voluptate, Venice 1475 and Cividale 1480, the second and third editions of the first printed Cookery Book, Manfredï's Liber De Homine,… Read more about this item
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The Cookery book Collection of Tore Wretman. [ Sotheby's, auction catalogue, sale date: 2 October, 1997 ]

by Sotheby's

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Used - Near Fine. List of prices realized laid in
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1997
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Laminated illustrated wrappers, 4to,
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Sotheby's, London, auction catalogue for the sale held in the Aeolian Hall, Bloomsbury Place on 2nd October, 1997. Laminated illustrated wrappers, 4to,. 92 pp, plates, ills. 446 lots. The various sections of the sale were: Incunabula Lots 1-2; 16th century: 3-52; 17th century: 53-124; 18th century: 125-280; 19th century: 281-428; 20th century: 429-446. With an index of authors. … Read more about this item
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English Cookery Books to the Year 1850

by Oxford, A.W

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1977 "second impression&qu
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Holland Press, London, 1977 "second impression" (a reprint of the 1913 first edition).. Cloth, gilt cover device, small 8vo,. [6], 192 pp. Approximately 400 entries. The "most detailed and exhaustive treatment of English cookery books" - Bitting. Oxford provides careful descriptions and, in many cases, substantial annotations. He notes in his introduction that his own interest is principally in… Read more about this item
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Food and Drink through the ages, 2500 B. C. to 1937 A. D. A catalogue of antiquities, manuscripts, books, and engravings treating of cookery, eating and drinking. Catalogue 645 [ Maggs Bros. Ltd, bookseller's catalogue, 1937 ]

by Maggs Bros. Ltd

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Used - Wrappers slightly darkened with some staining, mild dampstaining to a few lower margins, otherwise Good
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1937
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Printed wrappers, small 4to,
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Maggs Bros. Ltd, bookseller's catalogue, 1937. Printed wrappers, small 4to,. viii, 191, [13], pp, plates, ills. 767 items. The catalogue included many cookery books from the library of Robert Viel. With author, language and subject indexes. Wrappers slightly darkened with some staining, mild dampstaining to a few lower margins, otherwise Good.
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Bibliographie Gastronomique

by Vicaire, G

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Used - One gathering (columns 17-48) has been bound in upside-down, spine rubbed and marked, faint traces of removed inscription on fro
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1890
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Cloth, 8vo,
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Holland Press, London, 1954 reprint of first edition, 1890. Cloth, 8vo,. xviii pp, 972, [2] columns. Approximately 3,000 entries. From the blurb to a later reprint: "Vicaire describes with commendable accuracy a great number of books of Gastronomic interest, a few of which were in his small collection, most of the other[s] being quoted from the Catalogues of private… Read more about this item
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Gastronomic Bibliography

by Bitting, K.G

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Used - Spine label a little rubbed, edges of textblock slightly marked, otherwise near Very Good
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1939
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Privately printed, San Francisco, first edition, 1939. Cloth, leather spine-label, 8vo,. xvi, 718 pp, ills. Approximately 6,000 entries. A comprehensive bibliography of some 6,000 works - chiefly in English, French and German - from the 15th to the 20th century. Detailed bibliographic information for each entry, with some entries further annotated. Spine label a little rubbed, edges of… Read more about this item
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Bibliotheca Gastronomica; a catalogue of books and documents on gastronomy; the production, taxation, distribution and consumption of food and drink, their use and abuse in all times and among all peoples

by Simon, A.L

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Used - Copy No. 499. A Good copy, in the remains of the somewhat browned and edgeworn dustwrapper, which is just holding but is torn do
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Limited edition of 750 numbered copies
Published
1953
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Cloth, top edge gilt, small 4to,
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Wine and Food Society, London, first edition, 1953. Limited edition of 750 numbered copies. Cloth, top edge gilt, small 4to,. [8], 196, [1] pp. From Gabler: "This is not a bibliography in the true sense of the word, but a catalog of Mr. Simon's personal library. 'A Catalogue of some of the books which have given me considerable… Read more about this item
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A Short-Title Catalogue of Household and Cookery Books published in the English Tongue 1701-1800. [ = Cookery and Household Books Published in Britain, 1800-1914 ; Vol. 1 ]

by MacLean, V

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dustwrapper
Published
1981
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Cloth, 8vo,
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Prospect Books Ltd, London, first edition, 1981. Cloth, 8vo,. xxiv, 197 pp, 25 ills. A very useful work which includes careful bibliographical descriptions and notes, in many cases correcting errors in earlier bibliographies. With a chronological list of short titles, selective subject index, and short-title index. From the introduction: "Having encountered some of the ways in which existing… Read more about this item
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Gastronomic Bibliography

by Bitting, K.G

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Used - Top edge of textblock darkened, covers partly darkened, otherwise Very Good
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1939
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Privately printed, San Francisco, first edition, 1939. Cloth, leather spine-label, 8vo,. xvi, 718 pp, ills. Approximately 6,000 entries. A comprehensive bibliography of some 6,000 works - chiefly in English, French and German - from the 15th to the 20th century. Detailed bibliographic information for each entry, with some entries further annotated. Top edge of textblock darkened, covers partly… Read more about this item
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Bibliotheca Gastronomica; a catalogue of books and documents on gastronomy; the production, taxation, distribution and consumption of food and drink, their use and abuse in all times and among all peoples

by Simon, A.L

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Used - Copy No. 421. A Presentation Copy inscribed and signed by the author on the front free endpaper to "Mabs" Vicio d'
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Limited edition of 750 numbered copies
Published
1953
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Cloth, top edge gilt, small 4to,
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Wine and Food Society, London, first edition, 1953. Limited edition of 750 numbered copies. Cloth, top edge gilt, small 4to,. [8], 196, [1] pp. From Gabler: "This is not a bibliography in the true sense of the word, but a catalog of Mr. Simon's personal library. 'A Catalogue of some of the books which have given me considerable… Read more about this item
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Bibliographie Gastronomique

by Vicaire, G

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Used - Top edge duststained, slightly rubbed, otherwise Good
Published
1890
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9780900470868
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Holland Press, London, 1954 reprint of first edition, 1890. Cloth, 8vo,. xviii pp, 972, [2] columns. Approximately 3,000 entries. From the blurb to a later reprint: "Vicaire describes with commendable accuracy a great number of books of Gastronomic interest, a few of which were in his small collection, most of the other[s] being quoted from the Catalogues of private… Read more about this item
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