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1 Pauli, Eugene;Arkwright, Marjorie S. Classical Cooking the Modern Way
Boston, MA Cbi Pub Co 1979 0843620749 / 9780843620740 Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 625 Pages 
Moisture damage on the bottom edge, not terribly obtrusive but noticeable. Lots of edge wear and modest cover soil. More practical than beautiful. 
Price: 6.60 USD
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2 Berthold-Bond, Annie Clean and Green : The Complete Guide to Non-Toxic and Environmentally Safe Housekeeping
Woodstock, NY, U.S.A. Ceres Press 1994 1886101019 / 9781886101012 Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 

Price: 5.65 USD
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3 Kingston, Karen Clear Your Clutter with Feng Shui
New York, N.Y. Broadway Books 1999 0767903595 / 9780767903592 Trade Paperback Good  12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall 
Light wear at the corners.  
Price: 5.22 USD
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4 Self, Charles R. Country Living: The Homesteader's Bible
Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. TAB Books 1981 0830613013 / 9780830613014 Trade Paperback Good  8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Light cover crease. Two pages have rough top edges. Moderate edge wear.  
Price: 8.07 USD
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5 Cabral, Catherine P. Egg Art: The Art of Making Eggs Look and Taste Different
San Diego, CA, U.S.A. Catherine P. Cabral 1958 Plastic Comb, Paper Covers Fair Narrow 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 86 Pages Signed
Signed and dated by the author under the frontispiece. Author was "famous" for creating a portrait of Eisenhower entirely out of eggs. About 30 pages dedicated to the art and the remainder is general egg recipes. Food stains and light soil on the covers, writing and notes on the back cover. Cover and page creases, edge wear. Edges toned. 
Price: 56.00 USD
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6 Cocke, Nancy (compiler) Famous Food in Phonetics
Brooklyn, N.Y. Nancy Cocke 1978 Pamphlet Fair +  8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 40 Pages 
Over 1200 words & dishes including French, Spanish and Italian in alphabetical order with phonetic pronunciation. Covers are toned, or browning toward the spine. Paperclip rust mark ad indentation on the top edge.  
Price: 18.95 USD
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7 The Wood Family; Syble, Pauline, Marlene and Mona Favorite Foods from the Ozark Woods
Albuquerque, New Mexico Bella Vita Publishing 1995 0964937506 / 9780964937505 Trade Paperback Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall, 114 Pages 
Featuring th No Mess Dough Disc. Very light corner bump. 
Price: 5.65 USD
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8 Green, Aliza Field Guide to Produce: How to Identify, Select, and Prepare Virtually Every Fruit and Vegetable at the Market
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Quirk Books 2004 1931686807 / 9781931686808 Trade Paperback Very Good 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall, 312 Pages 
Top of spine lightly bumped. Gift inscription on the back of the front cover. 
Price: 7.13 USD
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9 Fight Back & Win: What to Do When You Feel Cheated or Wronged
New York, New York, U.S.A. Readers Digest 2002 0762103256 / 9780762103256 Hard Cover Very Good+  No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall 
If the informayion in this book can't hep you, the sheer weight of the book could come in handy for self defense.  
Price: 9.45 USD
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10 Allen, Brigid Food: An Oxford Anthology
New York, N. Y. Oxford Univ Pr 1995 0192123270 / 9780192123275 First U.S. Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 417 Pages 
Dj has light edge creases and indentations. 
Price: 7.55 USD
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11 Miller, Sue Four Food Storage Plans For Health & Hospitality: A Preparedness Guide for Families
Riverside, CA Eating Better Cookbooks 1999 1878272152 / 9781878272157 Trade Paperback, Plastic Comb Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 307 Pages 
Light cover crease, light edge wear and very light rubs. Serious, yet practical plans. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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12 Wigginton, Eliot Foxfire 5: Ironmaking, Blacksmithing, Flintlock Rifles, Bear Hunting, and Other Affairs of Plain Living
New York, New York, U.S.A. Anchor Books/Doubleday 1979 0385143087 / 9780385143080 2nd Printing Trade Paperback Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 511 Pages 
One inch scratch on the front cover. Very light edge wear. Surface chipping and small abrasions. 
Price: 9.98 USD
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13 Whitaker, Ellen; Jordan, Wendy A.; Mahoney, Coleen Great Kitchens: Design Ideas from America's Top Chefs
Newtown, Connecticut, U.S.A. Taunton Pr 2001 1561585343 / 9781561585342 Trade Paperback, French Fold Good + Square 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall, 231 Page 
Botoom edge wear and edge bumps. Tiny edge nick, and light wear at one corner. Light rubs. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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14 Wolfman, Peri; Gold, Charles Great Settings : Seasonal Ideas for Setting the Stage and Setting the Table
New York, New York, U.S.A. Clarkson Potter 1996 0517701065 / 9780517701065 1st Printing, First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  Good + 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall, 160 Pages 
Dj has a one inch edge tear at the front fold. Light rubs, indentations, and edge wear.  
Price: 7.55 USD
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15 Logsdon, Gene Homesteading; How to Find New Independence on the Land
Emmaus, Pa Rodale Press 1973 0878570683 / 9780878570683 Stated 1st Printing Hard Cover Good Fair 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 256 Pages 
Front board and spine corner have a prominent indentation. Some edge sunning. Dj has creases and edge tears and wear, rubs and indentations. 
Price: 5.23 USD
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16 Jones, Augusta (Schwidetzsky) Household Spanish
San Diego, CA The Paul Cudney Press 1954 3rd Printing, 1957 Wraps Very Good Booklet 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 96 Pages 
Modest edge toning, light hinge wear. 
Price: 61.70 USD
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17 Yaggy, L. W. How to Do: A Consulting Library for Every Want
Chicago ILL, and Valparaiso, IND. Powers, Higley & Co. 1903 Hard Cover Good No Dj 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 1014 Pages 
How to make a peanut sandwich, pressed chicken, Maryland chicken, stew Larks, and yes, roast a snipe. Mushroom catsup, walnut catsup. Gold varnish, and how to greases a wagon. Edge wear with fraying at the top and bottom of spine. Hinge shaken in a few spots toward the front. Exterior hinges rubbed and wearing, and corners rubbed with some fraying with boards barely visible in some spots. Titles and decorations stamped black and fairly bright and rich. Pages browning and brittle in spots with few chips missing. Green cloth, textblock edges red. Some fraying at the spine ends. 
Price: 46.50 USD
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18 Parsons, Russ How to Pick a Peach: The Search for Flavor from Farm to Table
Boston, MA Houghton Mifflin 2008 0547053800 / 9780547053806 Reprint Trade Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, 412 Pages 
Choosing, storing, and preparing all kinds of fresh foods. Eating locally and seasonally. Very light edge wear, light corner bump. 100 recipes. 
Price: 4.70 USD
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19 Green, Joey Joey Green's Magic Brands: Brand New Uses for Brand Name Products
Emmaus, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Rodale Press 2001 1579544525 / 9781579544522 1st Printing Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Light rubs, small edge nick on one board edge.  
Price: 7.55 USD
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20 Ferre, Felipe La Aventura del Cafe
Bogata, Columbia Federación Nacional de Cafeteros de Colombia Bogotá 1991 2905556029 Hard Cover, Cloth Very Good+ Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" Tall, 272 Pages 
Translated from the original French L'aventure du Cafe, 1988, by Marta Posada Humeau. Includes a fair condition generic slipcase with corner tears, bumps and bruises. Well illustrated with contemporary photographs and older historical photos and drawings. One tip is very lightly bumped and former owner's name is on the ffep. Dj has very minor edge wear. Beautiful cloth covers. Apparently a complimentary book that was not available for sale in the Spanish translation. 
Price: 118.75 USD
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