Pre-1960 (55 years old or older)

Rare and vintage pre-1960 cookbooks. Fifty-five years old or older. Mostly hardbacks. This category will list all pre-1960 cookbooks with the exceptions of various editions of Joy of Cooking and the Boston Cooking School Cookbook (The Fannie Farmer Cookbook), which appear in the General Purpose category with the publication date in parenthesis.



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Cooking with the Experts ('50s Local TV Cooking Shows) (1955)

By William I. Kaufman, Random House, first printing, 1955. Long out of print and hard to find. Hardback, with DJ, 248 pages. Astounding. The author...
$30.00

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Cross Creek Cookery, w/worn DJ, first edition (1942)

by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Charles Scribner's Sons, first edition (A on copyright page), 1942. Hardback, with well-worn DJ, 230 pages. The author...
$34.00

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Delightful Food - foreword by Noel Coward (1957)

By Marjorie Salter and Adrianne Allen Whitney (née Adrianne Allen), Sidgwick and Jackson, first printing, 1957. Delightful book that's hard to find...
$65.00

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Enciclopedia Culinaria – Confiteria y Reposteria (1940)

by Maria Mestayer de Echague, Espasa-Calpe, S.A., Madrid. Rare in hardback. Third 1940 edition of the 1930 publication. Text in Spanish. An...
$190.00

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Enciclopedia Culinaria – La Cocina Completa (1940)

by Maria Mestayer de Echague, Espasa-Calpe, S.A., Madrid. Rare. Second 1940 edition of the 1932 publication. Text in Spanish. An encyclopedic, iconic...
$250.00

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Farm Journal's Country Cookbook 1959

by Nell B. Nichols, Farm Journal food editor, Doubleday, 1959 first edition. Hardback with DJ, 420 pages. Color presentation photographs throughout....
$20.00

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Fashions In Foods In Beverly Hills (1929)

by The Book Section, Beverly Hills Woman's Club, first edition, 1929. Pictorial cover hardback, no DJ as issued, 189 pages. This is rare, since it...
$100.00

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Fayetteville Favorite Foods (1960 printing of 1949 publication)

by The Fayetteville Civic Club, Fayetteville, GA. A treasury of mid-century Southern home cooking recipes. The Cakes, Pies and Puddings sections are...
$20.00

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Fortnightly Civics Club Cook Book (Salem, MO) (1939)

by the Fortnightly Civics Club, Mrs. Winnett Dent, chairman, Salem MO, first printing Dec. 1, 1939. Blue hard paper covers with no title printing,...
$20.00

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Fun in the Kitchen - A Handbook of Cherished Recipes (1949)

be the members of the The Women's Guild, Central Presbyterian Church, Montclair, N.J., second 1949 edition of the 1939 publication. Hard glossy light...
$16.00

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