Online Auction #6 - GastronomyPublished on 20 March 2019
A private collection of antiquarian books on cookery and household management: 95 single-item lots of mainly 18th and 19th century editions. Highlights include the first edition of Robert Smith's 'Court Cookery' (1723), a signed copy of Elizabeth Raffald's 'The Experienced English Housekeeper' (1773, third edition), Markham's 'A Way to get Wealth' (1683), Mary Cole's 'The Lady's Complete Guide' (1791, third edition), and Williamson's 'The Colonial Baker' (a rare 1900 regional imprint from Yass in NSW, with an unrecorded supplement).
Lots will close progressively from 3pm ACDT on 31 March 2019.
Catalogue 11: Fiftieth AnniversaryPublished on 14 Jan. 2019
Specialities : Central & Latin America , Asia , Americana , Religion , Literature , Linguistics , Maritime , Philosophy , Mathematics , Humanism , History , Medicine , Poetry , Law , Manuscripts , Military , Illustrated books , Ephemera , Periodicals , Paleography , Bibliography , Judaica
Illustrated catalogue with 50 items.[...] Read more