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The Tyrolese Cookery Book, De Bethel, David
1 De Bethel, David The Tyrolese Cookery Book
London The Medici Society Ltd. 1937 Hardcover Very Good David de Bethel 
Written as a sort of travelogue as the author explores the Tyrol and begs, steals and borrows the recipes that he enjoys along the way. Nicely presented with accompanying wood-cuts, in a kind of ethnic / naive style and with some interesting anecdotal information. Scrumptious recipes include: Marillen oder Zwetschen Knoedel [Apricot and Prune Dumplings], Kirschkaltschale [Cold Cherry Soup] and Mein Lieblingshonigkuchen [Honey-cakes]. Green, red and cream paper covered illustrated boards over red cloth backstrip / plain cream lower board. Lower board a little marked, free end papers tanned. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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The Boston Cooking School Cook Book completely revised by Wilma Lord Perkins, Farmer, Fannie Merritt
2 Farmer, Fannie Merritt The Boston Cooking School Cook Book completely revised by Wilma Lord Perkins
Boston Little, Brown & Company 1944 Hardcover Good 
Complete basic cookery course type book, it seems to me like the American answer to Mrs. Beeton. Basic recipes for just about everything as well as menu planning. Contains a few illustrations and photographs. First published in 1896 and revised and reprinted many times since then and I believe still being reprinted. Personal inscription on dedication page. Tan cloth covers with blue lettering to upper board and backstrip. End papers made up of temperature and measurement information. 824 pp. 200x135 mm. Corners & top/tail bumped with short splits at edges of top/tail of backstrip. Grubby boards. Clean contents. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Clever Canines Can Cook A people and dog cake book in aid of Trinity Hospice, Socrates DeRizzio and Rudi Wykes [the Border Collie & Papillon editors]
3 Socrates DeRizzio and Rudi Wykes [the Border Collie & Papillon editors] Clever Canines Can Cook A people and dog cake book in aid of Trinity Hospice
self published 2011 First printing Paperback New 
Based on recipes provided by the members of the Clever Canines Dog Club, this unique cook book brings together cake and treat recipes for both dogs and their owners. The section of 18 recipes for dogs contains such delights as Raven 'Scares the Sheep' Biscuits, Spotty's Dotty Doggy Cake and Precious Rudi's Liver Dudies - all tried and tested by the dogs at the club. The 26 scrumptious 'People Pleaser' recipes include Bobby Brown's Texas Size Cookies, Brodie's Sticky Ginger Cake and Luca's Frosted Carrot Muffins - all tested by the dog owners! Packed on every page with colour photos of the cakes and the dogs and written in a humorous way by the dogs, this is a really nicely presented book that would make a great present for any dog lover or anyone with a liking for cake! 100% of the proceeds from the sale of these books will go to the Trinity Hospice on the Fylde Coast in the UK. 92pp 21x15 cm. 
Price: 13.00 GBP
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Cooking the German Way, Whitfield, Nella
4 Whitfield, Nella Cooking the German Way
London Spring Books 1960 Cloth Very Good 
Illustrated with wood cuts showing ingredients and utensils. Contains standard cook book sections (soups, fish, cakes etc.) plus some slightly more unusual chapters for offal, pickles and forcemeat etc. All recipes in English, but they also indicate the German name for each recipe. Red cloth binding; 260 pp. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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