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1 "Fungi"
New 
Russian language guide, 12 photo-cards of edible fungi in folding card wallet, 1992. Very good condition. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
International Annual Floral Art 2014/15
2 International Annual Floral Art 2014/15
3800180863 / 9783800180868 New
 
2014. 30cm. Pp.304. 200 colour photos. Hardbound.

International Floral Art 2014-15, the Jubilee edition of a unique compendium and trend indicator in innovative floristry which has for the last ten years illustrated pioneering works of selected master florists from the provocative to the extravagant. Text in English.

 
Price: 49.99 GBP
 
 
La Cuisine Malagache
3 La Cuisine Malagache
287763020X / 9782877630207 
Orphie G. Doyen, 1992. 21cm. Pp.84. Colour photos. Hardbound 
Price: 14.00 GBP
 
 
Russian Language Cookery Books
4 Russian Language Cookery Books
New 
Various authors, 1990-1991. 8 volumes. Paperbacks in very good condition. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
 
 
5 Slovenska Kuchyne 6.
New 
No date [1990s]. 10cm concertina fold recipe booklet. 13 colour photos. Softback. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
The Charter and By-Laws of the Corporation of the Governor and Directors of the French Hospital for Poor French Protestants and Their Descendants Residing in Great Britain 1718 with Lists of the Officers
6 The Charter and By-Laws of the Corporation of the Governor and Directors of the French Hospital for Poor French Protestants and Their Descendants Residing in Great Britain 1718 with Lists of the Officers
New
 
La Providence, Rochester, Printed for the French Hospital, 1972. 22cm. Pp.70. 5 plates. Original cloth, gilt, fine copy.

Included is 'The French Hospital, A Short History' [pp.4] by Jane Brown. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The Poacher's Lawyer, Adair, Hunter
7 Adair, Hunter The Poacher's Lawyer
0900246901 / 9780900246906 New
 
2005. 21cm. Pp.vii, 150. Text figures. Paperback.

The Poacher's Lawyer
 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Lekarna na Dosah Ruky., Andrejev,S. & V.Barinov
8 Andrejev,S. & V.Barinov Lekarna na Dosah Ruky.
80722220597 New 
(1983), Czech translation, Lidove Nakladatelsstvi, 1990. 20cm. Pp.192. Full page line drawings of the plants. Pbk. 
Price: 13.50 GBP
 
 
A Guide to Bush Foods, Markets and Culinary Arts of Papua New Guinea, Aniani, K
9 Aniani, K A Guide to Bush Foods, Markets and Culinary Arts of Papua New Guinea
0909197520 / 9780909197520 
Robert Brown, 1984. 23cm. Pp.192. Colour photos. Nice copy in jacket. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Cooks from the World of Cotton Recipe Book, Anon
10 Anon Cooks from the World of Cotton Recipe Book

Cotton industry compilation. No date. 21cm. Pp.125. Spiral bd pbk. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
11 Baudys,V. and others Sesity Domaciho Hospodareni, Svazek 134, 156, 158, 163 & 165
New 
1985-1990. 5 volumes. 25cm. Each pp.32 with colour photos & illustrations. Softcovers, very good copies. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
Folly Field, Bell, Adrian
12 Bell, Adrian Folly Field
New
 
Bodley Head, reprint 1949. 19cm. Pp.272. Hardbound.

Folly Field, one of the novels of Adrian Bell, here reprinted in the 'Uniform Edition' series
 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Venus in the Kitchen, or Love's Cookery Book, Bey,P.
13 Bey,P. Venus in the Kitchen, or Love's Cookery Book
New 
Heinemann, first edn., 1952. 22cm. Pp.xiii,192. Frontis., illustr. Cloth. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Shahi Tukre, Bhatia, S
14 Bhatia, S Shahi Tukre

Wheeler & Co., Allahabad, 1975. 24cm. Pp.xxvii,378. Colour plates. Cloth, jacket. 
Price: 53.00 GBP
 
 
15 Bissell,F Frances Bissell's West Country Kitchen
New 
Macmillan, first pbk edn., 1996. 25cm. Pp.viii,248. Colour photos. Pbk. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
16 Bucklitsch,A.G. School for Sommeliers, Precis of Lectures Given During the Courses
New 
Grants of St.James. No date. 25cm. Pp.48. Pbk. 21 lectures, some real gems. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Food-Grains of India, Church, A.H
17 Church, A.H Food-Grains of India

Chapman & Hall, 1886. 26cm. Pp.viii,180. 35 figures. Original cloth, gilt, nice bright copy 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
La Cocina de Cantabria Ayer y Hoy, Corpas,M.G.
18 Corpas,M.G. La Cocina de Cantabria Ayer y Hoy
8439821328 / 9788439821328 
Privately published, Santander, 1984. 22cm. Pp.225. Paperback 
Price: 23.00 GBP
 
 
Nocoes de Arte Culinaria, Costa, M.T.A
19 Costa, M.T.A Nocoes de Arte Culinaria

Inst. d. Anna Rosa, Sao Paulo, 13th edn., 1927. 23cm. Pp.268. Original cloth-backed illustrated boards, worn out. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Blickling Hall, Norfolk, A Property of the National Trust, Country Life Ltd
20 Country Life Ltd Blickling Hall, Norfolk, A Property of the National Trust
New
 
1947. 18cm. Pp.24 + 4 pages of subscribers information and adverts. 4 photo-plates, plan of hall. Original green, printed wrappers, perforated supporters form and bankers order attached as published, nice copy.
 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Traditional Foods in the Near East, Dagher,S.M. (editor).
21 Dagher,S.M. (editor). Traditional Foods in the Near East
9251029822 / 9789251029824 
FAO. 1991. 21cm. Pp.xxii,161. 89 tables. Paperback. Documents the traditional foods of the region and assesses their nutritional value and contribution to the diet. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
Flavours of Byzantium., Dalby,Andrew.
22 Dalby,Andrew. Flavours of Byzantium.
1903018145 / 9781903018149 New 
2003. 22cm. Pp.200. Hardback. Presents the only culinary history of Byzantium in the Middle Ages. Here are laid out the food habits of the Eastern Roman Empire in the Middle Ages, which for centuries has tempted and fascinated the West, yet little has been written in English on the subject. This is a pioneering study. The cookery of Byzantium was a synthesis of the love of spices and exotic flavours so typical of Roman food and the emphasis on seafood and the local produce of the Aegean that emerges from the long tradition of Greek gastronomy. It prefigures modern Turkish and Greek cookery. The Byzantines were probably the first to twin rosemay with lamb; use saffron in the kitchen; make the 'pastirma' of modern Turkey; popularize caviar; and naturalize the orange and the aubergine. Andrew Dalby begins with chapters introducing Byzantium and its culture, and continues by discussing 'The Tastes and Smells of the City', then 'The Foods and Markets of Constantinope', before an account of some travellers' tales and an overview of the way in which Byzantium was entrepot of foods and flavours from the then known world. There then follows a translation over 50 pages of Byzantine texts relating to food, in particular in relation to medicine and human health, and the passage of the seasons. Andrew then distils a few recipes from his Byzantine researches, before compiling a very extensive glossary of Byzantine Greek food terms and words, with citations of primary sources. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
Cozinhera Ideal, 2550 Receitas Praticas, de Azevedo,A
23 de Azevedo,A Cozinhera Ideal, 2550 Receitas Praticas

Livraria Civilizacao, Porto, 1987. 25cm. Pp.436. Colour plates. Hardbound. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
 
 
Potrawy, Smaczne i Niedrogie, Debski, H
24 Debski, H Potrawy, Smaczne i Niedrogie
8322500653 / 9788322500651 
Wydawnictwo Watra, Warsaw, 1980. 20cm. Pp.300. Figs. Paperback 
Price: 26.00 GBP
 
 
The Karamazov Brothers. A Novel in Four Parts with an Epilogue, Dostoyevsky, F
25 Dostoyevsky, F The Karamazov Brothers. A Novel in Four Parts with an Epilogue
New
 
Progress Publishers, Mosow, 1980. 2 volumes. 21cm. Pp.493; 680. Portrait, plates by Vladimir Minayev. Hardbound, jackets.

The Karamazov Brothers, a very good set.
 
Price: 18.50 GBP
 
 
Daniel Deronda, Eliot, George
26 Eliot, George Daniel Deronda
0701117168 / 9780701117160 New
 
Chatto and Windus, The Zodiac Press, 1978. 21cm. Pp.708. Hardbound, prominent but not obtrusive biro tick to front endpaper otherwise a very good secondhand copy in nice jacket.

George Eliot's Daniel Deronda in The Zodiac Press edition, first published 1971, this the second impression, an attractive and easy to handle modern edition.
 
Price: 17.00 GBP
 
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