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Rare Cooking Books Rare & Antiquarian Books

If you are looking for a copy of a long-lost family cookbook from your childhood, you should definitely take a look through the pages of the rare and collectible cook books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. There is a large selection from which to choose, and many of the rare and antique books featured below are hard to find first editions of favorite and traditional cook books.



Een Vruchtenmandje. [A Fruit Basket] by Bodenheim, Nelly (illustrator). Verses by Lizzy Ansingh

Amsterdam: De Spieghel, 1927. Folio, [48] pages, twenty one hand-colored plates, All the plates are on a sturdy, thick card stock (29 x 21cm). First edition, signed and limited. Roman numeral III of a limitation of seven copies in portfolio form, signed ...

From Rabelais - Fine Books on Food & Drink

$5,000.00


Betty Crocker's New Picture Cook Book First Edition 4th Printing Hardback (NOT Spiral Bound) by General Mills

The boards and edges are soiled, with a 7/8" tear along the spine with bumped edges. Corners are rubbed. Inside has one page corner crease and some soiling on end papers. Main portion is clean and complete. 455 pp. Hardback/Boards....

From booksnvintage

$115.00


Book of Household Management by Beeton, Isabella Mary

London: S. O. Beeton, 1861. 1112 pages + xxxix index and coloured plate list. Lacks free front endpaper otherwise a good tight book. Half of spine is missing. With some careful restoration this would be a very good example of this rare work.. First Editio...

From Books & Bygones

£1,500.00


Gold Medal Century Of Success Cookbook (The Best Gold Medal Recipes Of 100 Years) by Betty Crocker Kitchens

Minneapolis, Minnesota: General Mills. Very Good. 1979. Presumed First Edition. Soft Cover. 002860: Has several pages of history and historical photos of Gold Medal. Beautiful full-color photographs throughout. "We have included recipes which were ...

From KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA)

$100.00


The Accomplisht Cook, or, the whole art and mystery of cookery, fitted for all Degrees and Qualities by May, Robert

London: Obadiah Blagrave, 1685. Fifth Edition. Very Good. Pp. 15 leaves, 461, [10] p. + [9] p. publisher's ads. Engraved in-text illustrations, restored frontispiece, two double page woodcut plates are supplied in facsimile and bound in correct plac...

From Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

$3,500.00


NEW AMERICAN COOKERY, OR FEMALE COMPANION. CONTAINING FULL AND AMPLE DIRECTIONS FOR ROASTING, BROILING, STEWING, HASHING, BOILING, PRESERVING, PICKLING, POTTING, FRICASEES, SOUPS, PUFF-PASTES, PUDDINGS, CUSTARDS, PIES, TARTS, & C. ALSO, THE MAKING OF WINES AND CHEESE. PECULIARLY ADAPTED TO THE AMERICAN MODE OF COOKING by [COOKERY]

New York: D. D. Smith, 1805. First Edition. Hardcover. Lacking the endpapers; small chip at the top of the spine. A clean, attractive, unsophisticated copy in original binding of a scarce and important book. Twentyfourmo (3-3/8" x 5-3/8") boun...

From Charles Agvent

$21,875.00


McCall's Cooking School COMPLETE Three (3) Volume 3-Ring Binders Cookbook Set: McCall's Cooking School Cookbook Series by Langan, Marianne / Wing, Lucy (Editors)

Columbus, Ohio: McCall Publishing - Field Publications. Fine. 1986. First Edition. Binder. 010323: FULLY COMPLETE Three (3) Volume 3-Ring Binders Cookbook Set. Includes ALL 576 Recipe Cards, 18 Tab Dividers, Introduction Section and Full 12-Page Index ...

From KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA)

$255.00


Household Discoveries and Mrs. Curtis's Cook Book: An Encyclopaedia of Practical Recipes and Processes by Morse, Sidney

New York, Toledo: Success Company's Branch Offices. Very nice embossed cover; blue boards, gold lettering. Marbled endpages. Previous owner book plate inside page. . Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1909....

From Carly Wall, StoneyPine Books

$118.75


The Art of Cookery Made Plain and Easy; Excelling Any Thing of the Kind Ever Yet Published by Glasse, Mrs. [Hannah]

Alexandria [Virginia]: Cottom and Stewart, 1812. Published 1812. Rough but complete copy of this hard-to-find work on cooking and food and menu selection, also a scarce pre-Civil War Virginia imprint. Unfortunately this copy does indeed appear to have b...

From Resource Books, LLC

$347.99


Pillsbury Kitchens' Family Cookbook : Five -5- Ring Binder by Fossum, Christine (Editor)

Minneapolis, Minnesota: The Pillsbury Company. Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued. 1979. First Edition: First Printing. Binder. 011286: No Jacket as Issued. Bound in Five (5) - Ring Binder, with bright Yellow Boards and Spine, Multi-Colored Letteri...

From KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA)

$215.00


French Provincial Cooking by David, Elizabeth

London: Michael Joseph, 1960. 493 pages. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt on red ground, pictorial design to upper board in red, red top-stain. With the rare dust jacket which has been professionally restored. Pages 247-250 have been re-stitched...

From Books & Bygones

£600.00


Modern Cookery in All Its Branches by Eliza Acton

Small 8vo. Original brown cloth with blind stamped decorative borders to the covers, plus gilt (dusted) lettering and vignettes to the spine. 607 pages, plus 32 pp catalogue of adverts dated July 1845. Illustrated with numerous woodcuts. Apart from bumpin...

From Innoworking Associates

£700.00


The Way To Cook ; Julia Child On Videotape (poster) by Child, Julia

New York: Knopf, 1985. Fine. Full color promotional poster measuring 21 x 30 inches (53.3 x 76.2 cm.) depicting Her Highness in the Kitchen promoting her six hour video course on cooking. Boldly signed by the author with her trademark "Bon Appeti...

From James & Mary Laurie Booksellers (A.B.A.A.)

$2,880.00


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