First Edition of Julia Child's Cooking with Master Chefs; Signed by Her
Cooking with Master Chefs.
Item Number: 78437
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993.
First edition of this introduction by Julia Child to sixteen master chefs. Oblong quarto, original illustrated boards, with more than 80 photographs in full color. Signed by the author on the title page, “Bon apetit Julia Child.” Very good in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Carol Devine Carson.
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1970.
First edition of the second volume of this classic cooking volume. Folio, original illustrated boards. Boldly signed by Julia Child on the half-title page. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Illustrations by Sidonie Coryn, based on photographs by Paul Child. Technical drawings by Paul Child.
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1968.
First edition of Julia Child’s second book. Octavo, original boards, blue topstain. Signed by the author on the title page, “Bon Appetit! Julia Child.” Fine in a near dust jacket with a few small a closed tear to the rear. Illustrated with 16 pages of photographs by Paul Child. Jacket design by Dick Adelson.
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New York: Borzoi/ Alfred A. Knopf, 1961.
First trade edition, published after the privately printed Ted Bates edition. Octavo, original blue cloth, slipcase. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper, “With a promise that this is a very short, short book! Rosser Reeves Oct 8, 1962. Fine in the original glassine wrapper in a fine slipcase. Rare signed.
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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1968.
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New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1937.
First edition of the chronicle of what turned out to be Earhart’s last flying mission. Octavo, original cloth, map endpapers, illustrated throughout. Arranged by George Palmer Putnam. Bookplate, near fine in a near fine dust jacket with light rubbing and wear.