Lot 509 of 766:
Two Fine Press Books on Cooking  

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Lot closed - unsold
$100 - $150

Two Small Fine Press Books on the Culinary Arts


Various places


Various dates



  • The Epicure in China: Eight Complete Chinese Epicurian Dinners. Text illustrations. (12mo) oblong 12x15 cm (5x6"), cloth-backed paper covered boards. Wear and soiling to boards, a fair amount of the paper has been chipped off the cover, including a portion of the title; hinge cracked, pages yellowing; good. San Francisco: The Colt Press, 1940.
  • Brown, Helen Evans. Some Oyster Recipes. Black and white text illustrations. (12mo) 16x11.5 cm (6¼x4½"), decorative papered boards. Wear and sunning to boards, a portion of the paper is coming detached at the spine, slight yellowing to pages; very good. Pasadena: Ampersand Press, 1951.

A pair of charming little fine press books with enticing recipes. 

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Good or better.

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