Lot 211 of 350:
Food & drink from Merle Armitage  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Six volumes by or designed by Merle Armitage, all relating to food
Author:
Place:
Various places
Publisher:
Date:
Various dates
Description:

Quarto or octavo, 1 in wrappers, others cloth with jackets.

Includes:

  • Armitage, Merle. “Fit For a King”: The Merle Armitage Book of Food. Edited by Ramiel McGehee.  Inscribed by Amitage. (Jacket spine darkened, lacking to 3” of spine strip, other wear.)  Longman’s Green, 1939.
  • Armitage, Merle. “Fit For a King”: The Merle Armitage Book of Food. Edited by Ramiel McGehee.  (Jacket with 3x½” piece missing from top of rear panel.)  Longman’s Green, 1939.
  • Armitage, Merle. “Fit For a King”: The Merle Armitage Book of Food. Edited by Ramiel McGehee. Duell, Sloan & Pearce, [1949]
  • Armitage, Merle & Isabelle.  Fit for a Queen:  Companion Book to Fit for a King. Inscribed and signed by both authors.  (Small chips to jacket spine head.)
  • Gilbert, Fabiola Cabeza de Vaca. The Good Life: New Mexico Food.  (Jacket spine faded, damage to front panel with tape rapair). San Vicente Foundation, [1949]. 
  • Hunker, June, compiler. On Stage: A cook book published by the Santa Fe Opera Guild. Wrappers. 1963.
 
 
 
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some wear, generally very good.
 
Item number:
291113
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