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Colonial Mutual Life Cookery Book

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, N.d.(1940s)

Seller ID: 0003027

Condition: Good


Begins with several serious pages on health and nourishment and ends with invalid cookery. Quite comprehensive and includes an illustration on folding a table napkin. View more info

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The Helping Hand Cookery Book

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Sydney Rescue Work Society: 1953

Seller ID: 2177

Condition: Fair


Front cover foxed, paper lifting from top half of spine. Otherwisee v.sound & contents v.good Quite comprehensive, with many cake recipes, and including diabetic recipes and cookery and household hints at rear. View more info

The Commonsense Cookery Book (Book 1 & 2) Compiled by the NSW Public School Cookery Teachers' Association

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1982 & 1984

Edition: Repr.

Seller ID: 6608

Condition: Good


v.good Practical books, reliable recipes. View more info

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Good Housekeeping's Picture Cake Making

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Colorgravure: N.d.(1950s)

Seller ID: 1275

Condition: Very Good


4to. pp 240. D/w worn now protected First-rate book, many step-by-step illustrations. Includes every sort of cake, cookie and biscuit, plus special occasion cakes and instructions for decorating. View more info

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The Co-operative Cookery Book and Household Guide Brimful of information

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW Co-operative Wholesale Society: 1937

Seller ID: 2157

Condition: Good


covers lightly soiled else v good Some lovely recipes, scarce View more info

Whitcombe's Everyday Cookery 1,155 Selected and Tested Recipes

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Z., Australia, London, Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd.: 1956

Edition: 338th thousandth

Seller ID: 2639

Condition: Fair-good


soiling to edges and several pages, ink notations to several recipes,some pages partially loose, else good View more info

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The Spare Corner Cookery Book

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, The Age: N.d.(c.1950s)

Edition: Repr.

Seller ID: 2315

Condition: Good


Covers soiled. Margins yellowed, else v.good Spare Corner Cookery Books were originally compiled from recipes submitted to the rural weekly, "The Leader". Although that newspaper folded, the popularity of the cookery books caused "The Age" to arrange a reprint of "the best recipes from the last of the Spare Corner Books". View more info

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Selected Recipes from "The Leader" Spare Corner Books

By: "Viola"

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, David Syme & Co.Ltd.: N.d.(c.1950s)

Seller ID: 5919

Condition: Very Good


Wide range of interesting recipes selected from earlier editions of this popular series. Includes a lot of recipes for eggless cakes and puddings, preserves and some curiosities such as home-made condensed milk and treacle. View more info

"Aerophos" Recipe Book

By: (Albright & Wilson (Australia) Pty.Ltd.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Albright & Wilson: 1958

Edition: 11th edition

Seller ID: 0003529

Condition: Very Good


Second copy 1955, in fair condition also available for $15 Popular little book first issued in 1949 by the "Aerophos" manufacturers to promote their phosphate raising ingredients. Although there are many recipes involving self-raising flour, there are many that don't, and for a small book it is quite comprehensive. View more info

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The Cook's Companion

By: Alexander, Stephanie

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1996

Seller ID: 906

Condition: Very Good


An excellent copy in as new, apparently unused condition Described on the cover as"The complete book of ingredients and recipes for the Australian kitchen", this is a splendid work from one of the country's finest cooks and sometime restaurateur. Packed with information, from sound advice on utensils and cookery basics to a vast collection of recipes arranged to accompany an aphabetical list of ingredients. Thus there are five recipes for anchovies plus referrals to six... View more info

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THE COOK'S COMPANION

By: Alexander, Stephanie

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1996

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 813

Condition: Very Good


Very Thick 4to; Well-used, with wear showing to boards (binding loose and soiled, edgewear, corners bumped, lamination missing in places). Internally there are occasional small food stains but otherwise clean. Described on the cover as"The complete book of ingredients and recipes for the Australian kitchen", this is a splendid work from one of the country's finest cooks and sometime restaurateur. Packed with information, from sound advice on utensils and cookery basics ... View more info

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Australian Colonial Cookery

By: Daunton-Fear, Richard; Vigar, Penelope

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1977

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 2704

Condition: Good


Background history touches on the problems of keeping perishable foods in a hot climate before the ready availability of ice. Even as late as 1890 ice-chests were considered a luxury. Includes recipes and many well-chosen illustrations. View more info

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Mrs Maclurcan's Cookery Book A Collection of Practical Recipes specially suitable for Australia

By: Maclurcan, Hannah

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Townsville, Publ. by the author & printed by T.Willmett & Sons: 1898

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Seller ID: 3806

Condition: Good


Original leather rebacked (not recently)with spine laid down. Binding a little worn, with edgewear to extremities,but binding sound. Contents are v.good with the exception of occasional light rust marks. The top 5cm of ffep is loose and one section (around recipe 574) is slightly loose, but secure. A nice copy. Probably the best of the early Australian cookery books. Hannah Maclurcan, nee Phillips, at 17 was managing the Club Hotel at Toowoomba for her father, and after ... View more info

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One Continuous Picnic A history of eating in Australia

By: Symons, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Duck Press: 1982

Edition: 1st Ed.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2700

Condition: Very Good


v.good in d/w signed by the author 11/1982 The first serious study of Australian food - the historical background, agriculture, food industries, cookery, influences, restaurants. An absorbing work of scholarship, long out of print and now very scarce. View more info