Marijana Dworski Books: Cookery
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ATTLEE, Helena
The Land Where Lemons Grow: The Story of Italy and Its Citrus Fruit.
London, Particular Penguin, 2014. Hardback in original unclipped dust-wrapper. x+248pp. maps, notes,select bibliography, index. A very good copy, clean and tight. 'The Land Where Lemons Grow' combines history and economics with recipes, art and poetry to take the reader on a journey through Italy's cultural, moral and political past.
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Book number: 37982
GBP 17.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.5 US$ 23.26 | JP¥ 2656]
Keywords: Italy|Travel|Women|Featured|Gardening

BLACK, Mrs [Margaret McKirdy Black, 1830 - 1903]
Household Cookery and Laundry Work: By Mrs Black of the West-End School of Cookery, Glasgow. Holder of a First-Class Diploma...
London and Glasgow, William Collins, n.d. Small 8vo. original blue cloth lettered black, yellow 'chalk' endpapers, 144 pp. 115 x 170 mm. A fair copy. Cloth and endpapers marked and soiled, spine ends pulled, internally a little soiled from usage and age. However, tight, no tears, no underscoring. Not dated but probably 1882 edition. Margaret Black wrote a number of books on cookery and housekeeping. She founded the West End School of Cookery in 1878 and was active in such causes as temperance and women's suffrage. Biographical Dictionary of Scottish Women, 2018 (Ewan et al ).
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Book number: 37876
GBP 29.00 [Appr.: EURO 35 US$ 39.67 | JP¥ 4531]
Keywords: Cookery|Ephemera|Women

[Brown & Polson].
Light Fare Recipes for Corn Flour and "Raisley" Cookery.
Paisley and London, Brown & Polson, n.d. Original yellow cloth, with blue and white illustrated on-lay to both boards. 110 x 217 mm. 121 pp. 3 b/w plates. With indices and advertising for Raisley cooking utensils. Two Brown & Polson coloured recipe slips, inscribed: "Katie Vaughan, Aberaeron, 1926". Light wear, cloth darkened, corners bruised, lacks front free endpaper but clean internally and tight. No loss no tears or marks. Brown & Polson originally used starch to process muslin. By 1842, John Polson Jnr. had succeeded in producing a powder starch which could be used in cooking - this was to become 'Brown & Polson's patent cornflour'.
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Book number: 37871
GBP 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.15 | JP¥ 2187]
Keywords: Cookery|Ephemera|Featured

[CLEGG, H. A..] (Foreword Ernest Brown)
How to Keep Well in Wartime: Issued for the Ministry of Health by Ministry of Information.
London, H.M.S.O. 1943. Original wartime pamphlet, in original pictorial covers, 25 pp. In very good condition, small tear to spine tail. Hugh Anthony Clegg was a British medical doctor and editor of the British Medical Journal from 1947 to 1965. In 1932 he married Kira von Engelhardt, Baroness von Smolensk, daughter of a Russian émigré, Arthur Engelhardt, Baron von Smolensk. Nick Clegg is their grandson.
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Book number: 37905
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 48 US$ 54.72 | JP¥ 6250]
Keywords: Cookery|Featured|Ephemera|World War II

COOK, Trevor
Samuel Hahnemann Founder of Homoeopathic Medicine
Wellingborough, U.K, Thorson's Publishers Limited, 1981. A good clean, tight ex-public library copy in unclipped original dust-wrapper. Very clean, and crisp, no annotations. Library plate neatly removed from f.e.p. With 11 illustrations, bibliography and index. Used; Very Good The fascinating story of the life and times of this extraordinary physician who established a system of healing which revolutionized medicine and continues to offer an effective alternative today. Hardback.
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Book number: 36594
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 US$ 12.31 | JP¥ 1406]
Keywords: Special Collection|Medicine|Featured|Biography

CRAIG, Karen & Seva Novgorodsev
The Cooking of Russia Sainsbury Cookbook Series.
Sainsbury's, 1990. P/b. 96pp. Used; Very Good . Paperback.
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Book number: 36714
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 US$ 8.21 | JP¥ 937]
Keywords: Russia|Cookery|Featured

FITZGIBBON, Theodora [Faith Jaques illus.].
Cosmopolitan Cookery in an English Kitchen. Revised Edition.
London, Andre Deutsch, 1960. Original dust-wrapper. xii+140 pp. Clean and tight. A little chipping to dust-wrapper edges. Simple dishes with lots of lard, veal and pigs trotters! Illustrated by celebrated illustrator Faith Jaques whose ".. special gift was an ability to translate the emotional tone of a text into the strong visual atmosphere created by her pen-and-ink drawings" Tucker 1997. Hardback.
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Book number: 36491
GBP 23.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.75 US$ 31.46 | JP¥ 3594]
Keywords: Book-Cover Design|Featured|Cooking

FITZGIBBON, Theodora (John and Pauline Napper)
Country House Cooking: An Andre Deutsch Cookery Book.
London, Andre Deutsch, 1958. Original cloth and illustrated dust-wrapper. 256 pp. preface and index. Note on d.w. states 'Washable binding'. Pauline Napper's attractive engraved bookplate to paste-down. In very good condition, dust-wrapper chipped at spine ends Jacket design by Shelia Dunn. This item originally from Pauline Napper's (wife of John Napper, artist) library of cookery books.
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Book number: 37869
GBP 23.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.75 US$ 31.46 | JP¥ 3594]
Keywords: Book-Cover Design|Featured|Cooking

FRÖHLICH, Lieschen
Das Praktische Lieschen. German Cookery Receipe Book. Eine Kleine Sammlung Erprobter Rezepte Mit Angehängtem Speisezettel Für Das Ganze Jahr.
Stuttgart, Julius Püttmann, 1925. Original cloth-backed paper-covered boards, 76pp. Spine ends snagged, boards a little marked, 1937 inscription to f.e.p. (Der lieben Tante Beate.. ). Some pages a little marked and one rather stained with a few contemporary pencil and ink annotations. Used; Good Practical and tested recipes with suggested menus for throughout the year. Script in Gothic. Hardback.
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Book number: 33784
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.5 US$ 16.42 | JP¥ 1875]
Keywords: Cookery|German|Featured

[General Electric Company]
G.E. C. Cookery Book: Price 1/6 New Edition.
London, The General Electric Company, 1939. Reprint. Illustrated paper covered boards, 122 pp. b/w photo reproductions. Index and blanks for notes. 130 x 185 mm. Internally tight, no loss, no tears, occasional mark to pages. Lacks back strip, boards marked and worn. Deco design to upper board. Cookery book supplied free with every cooker bought.
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Book number: 37872
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 US$ 12.31 | JP¥ 1406]
Keywords: Featured|Ephemera|Cookery

GOLDIE, Mabel D.
Notes on Home Nursing. With Hints on Hygiene.
London, Baillière, Tindall and Cox, 1912. A good solid copy, clean and tight, no markings or annotations. Original green cloth lettered gilt, 9.5x13.5cm. xvi+142pp. Many advertisement leaves. Spine a little rubbed, lettering faded, a little damp to end-papers, inner joint fragile. Used; Good . Hardback.
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Book number: 34949
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 US$ 12.31 | JP¥ 1406]
Keywords: Featured|Memorabilia|Ephemera|Militaria|Nursing

The War-Time Week-End Gardener:
London, The Garden Book Club, 1942. Small 8vo. in original green cloth and original illustrated bright pink dust-wrapper, 84 pp. Cover by Mod. In very good condition despite wartime quality paper. "There was a huge appetite for gardening advice.. Despite the wartime strictures on publishing, many new books were published to satisfy the demand. John Hampshire FRHS released The War-Time Week-End Gardener in 1942 and followed this up with Specialisation in the Garden in 1943." Harrison - Dig-for-Victory, 2020 .
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Book number: 37904
GBP 69.00 [Appr.: EURO 82.75 US$ 94.39 | JP¥ 10781]
Keywords: Ephemera|Featured|Natural History|World War II|Gardening|Book-Cover-Design|Cookery

Kochbuch Für Den Jüdischen Haushalt Und Grossbetrieb: Ausgabe B Speisenfolge Für Die Gemeinschaftsküche. Hinweise Für Diätküche. Hinweise Für Palästina. [Cookbook for the Jewish Home. . Hints for Palestine. . ]
Berlin, Philo Verlag, 1935. Original cloth-backed printed paper covered boards, 143pp. Generally in good condition but cloth splitting to lower edge, boards a little marked, tie-mark to lower board paper browning but clean and tight. Not dated, probably 1935 revised edition (Notaker, 2017). Ottilie Schönewald (foreword) was awarded the chair of the Jüdischen Frauenbund in 1934. Philo Verlag was founded in 1919 in Berlin by the Centralverein deutscher Staatsbürger jüdischen Glaubens and closed down by the N.S. in 1938. Some 200 titles were published during that time; mostly before 1933. The aims of the publishing house were to publish apologetic literature, both in a scientifically reliable and outwardly attractive form, in order to fight antisemitism and broaden the knowledge of Judaism among Jews and non-Jews, focusing on the description of Jewish history and the contribution of Jews to German life and culture. Hardback.
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Book number: 37157
GBP 115.00 [Appr.: EURO 138 US$ 157.31 | JP¥ 17968]
Keywords: Judaica|Cookery|Palestine|Featured|Jewish|Private Press

KING, F. Truby
Feeding and Care of Baby. Issued by the Society for the Health of Women & Children.
London, Macmillan and Co. 1917. Early edition of this classic. Boards a little warped and somewhat marked, fore-edges grubby, small tear to one page else complete. A tight copy, no annotations. Used; Good It is the establishment of the Plunket Society in 1907 for which Truby King is best known. Set up to apply scientific principles to nutrition of babies, and strongly rooted in eugenics and patriotism, its 1917 "Save the Babies" Week had the slogan "The Race marches forward on the feet of Little Children". Truby King's methods to teach mothers domestic hygiene and childcare were strongly promoted through his first book on mothercare, "Feeding and Care of Baby" (first published in 1913, reprinted in 1916 and 1917) and via a network of specially trained Karitane Nurses and a widely syndicated newspaper column. Hardback.
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Book number: 36573
GBP 69.00 [Appr.: EURO 82.75 US$ 94.39 | JP¥ 10781]
Keywords: Babies|Anthropolgy|Featured|Special Collection|Family

Mazza, Irma Goodrich
Accent on Seasoning.
London, Arco Publications, 1960. First UK edition. 305pp. in original attractively decorated dust-wrapper. Lacks f.e.p. else a very good clean copy in a dust-wrapper just a little worn at edges. First published in the USA in 1957 by the author of 'Herbs for the Kitchen'. When Irma Goodrich married her Italian descent husband in California in 1925, he couldn't eat her 'American' food. "Irma's solution was practical: she would learn to cook Italian ". She went on to became a popular and successful writer of cookery books.
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Book number: 37251
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 US$ 12.31 | JP¥ 1406]
Keywords: Cookery|Americas|Italian|Book-Cover-Design|Featured

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