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.
Other Books by this Author
Rare First Editions Of Mastering The Art Of French Cooking Volumes 1 & 2; Both Volumes Signed By Julia Child and Volume one signed by Simone Beck
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961 & 1970.
First editions of both volumes of this classic cook book. Quarto, 2 volumes, original illustrated boards. Volume 1 is signed on the half-title page, “Bon Appetit Julia Child” and by Simone Beck. Volume two is signed by Julia Child on the half-title page. Volume one and two with drawings by Sidonie Coryn. Both are fine in near fine dust jackets. An exceptional set, rare signed in both volumes.
"BON APPETIT!": FIRST EDITION OF FROM JULIA CHILD’S KITCHEN, INSCRIBED BY JULIA CHILD AND SIGNED BY PAUL CHILD
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975.
First edition of Child’s fourth book. Octavo, original pictorial coated cloth boards. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “Bon Appetit to Diane Macfarland Julia Child.” Additionally signed by the illustrator in the year of publication, “Paul Child 25 Nov. 1975.” Fine in near fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing. Photographs and Drawing by Paul Child.
"You don't have to cook fancy or complicated masterpieces - just good food from fresh ingredients": First Edition of The French Chef Cookbook; Signed by Famed Chef Julia Child
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.
"Perhaps the most widely read golf tutorial ever written": First Edition of Five Lessons: The Modern Fundamentals of Golf; Signed by Legendary golfer Ben Hogan
New York: A.S. Barnes and Company, 1957.
First edition of one of the best-selling golf books of all-time. Octavo, original half cloth. Boldly signed by Ben Hogan on the front free endpaper. Fine in a very good dust jacket. Illustrated by Anthony Ravielli. Rare and desirable signed.
New York: George H. Doran Company, 1921.
First edition of this early work by Tilden. Octavo, original green cloth, frontispiece, illustrated. In near fine condition.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996.
First edition of this classic collection of golf stories by John Updike. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by John Updike on the front free endpaper. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Illustrations by Paul Szep.
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1968.
First edition of Plimpton’s classic work on golf. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author, “For Great Max another wild effusion- George.” The recipient was Max Steele, who along with Plimpton started The Paris Review. Additionally inscribed by golf legend Jack Nicklaus on the front free endpaper to the same recipient, Max Steele. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Robert Korn. A unique example.