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  Practical 'How To' Cookery!
Not only a collection of recipe cook books, the emphasis here is on
Hints, Tips, Techniques
& Actual Cookery Instruction!

 These 160x rare and useful 'how to' cook books have been hand-picked for their practical instruction. They have then been scanned and converted to Adobe format for very easy reading, and come complete with all illustrations and photographs intact.

 Hundreds of fascinating insights on many different plain and fine cooking topics together with hosts of hard earned hints and tips combined together in a unique and convenient downloadable rare book collection!

   Learn from the experts of old! Many hours of fascinating reading in 160 books published on both sides of the Atlantic, offered for the first time at a bargain price.
This bargain set of rare books includes titles such as the following

     How To Cook. “The Housekeeper’s Friend. Containing valuable recipes for cooking all kinds of
meats, fish, game and full directions how to make bread, cake, pies, puddings and almost every dish
that is used in family cooking.” 66 pages, c1881.

       Handbook of Practical Cookery. 359 pages, c1886, illustrated.

       Cookery Up To Date. “A practical handbook of what to eat and how to cook it.”
        257 pages.

       Cookery From Experience. “Practical guide for
         housekeepers in the preparation of every day meals, suggestions
         for males, lists of meats and vegetables in season etc, more than a
         thousand recipes.” 347 pages, c1875.

       How To Cook Fish. Including recipes for preparing sea and
         fresh water fish for the table. 72 pages, c1886.

       Cereals And How To Cook Them. 57 pages, c1907,

       A Friend In The Kitchen. Or What to Cook and How to
        Cook It. “Plain directions on healthful cookery, how to can fruit, a
        week’s menu, proper food combinations, rules for dyspeptics, food for
        infants, simple dishes for the sick, wholesome drinks, useful tables on nutritive values of foods,
        weights and measures for the kitchen, etc.” 137 pages, c1899.

        How To Cook In Casserole Dishes. 253 pages, illustrated.

        How To Cook Vegetables. 203 pages, c1891.

        Ladies New Book of Cookery. “A practical system for private families in town and
         country with directions for carving and arranging the table for parties etc. also preparation of
         food for invalids and for children.” 502 pages, c1852.

        Leftovers Made Palatable. “How to cook odds and ends of food into appetising dishes.”
         193 pages, c1901.

        Cake, Candy & Culinary Crinkles. 233 pages, c1912.

        How To Cook Eggs & Omelettes in 300 Different Ways. 136 pages.

        Cookery, Rational Practical & Economical. 206 pages, c1855.

        Dinners At Home. “How to order, cook and serve them.” 214 pages, c1878.

        Home Cookery. 143 pages, c1881.

        Egg Dainties – How To Cook Eggs In 150 Ways. Both English and Foreign.
         112 pages, c1899.

        How To Cook Fish. 548 pages, c1908.

        How To Cook It. 124 pages, c1922.

        How To Cook Well. 436 pages, c1886.

        Larkin Housewives Cook Book. “Good things to eat and how
          to prepare them.” 146 pages, c1915.

        Meats, Poultry & Game. How to buy, cook and carve, with a
          potpourri of recipes.” Ex Libris. 155 pages, c1910.

       My Mother’s Cook Book. “A series of practical lessons in the art of cooking.”
         255 pages, c1902.

       Practical Cookery With Demonstrations. 55 pages, c1884.

        Royal Baker & Pastry Cook. A manual of practical cookery. 55 pages, c1902.

        The Art of Cookery Made Easy & Refined. “Comprising simple directions for
         preparing every article for furnishing the table.” 394 pages, c1802.

        The Economical Cook Book. “Practical cookery with minute directions – how to buy,
         dress, cook, serve and carve.” 246 pages.

       The Practical Cook Book. 170 pages, c1910.

       The Skilful Cook. “A practical manual of modern experience.” 323 pages, c1884.

       The Thorough Good Cook. “A series of chats on the culinary art, and nine hundred
         recipes.” 520 pages, c1896.

        What To Eat & How To Cook It. “Containing over 1,000 recipes systematically and
          practically arranged to enable the housekeeper to prepare the most difficult or simpler dishes in
          the best manner.” 266 pages, c1863.

        Modern Domestic Cookery. “Founded on principles of economy and
         practical knowledge.” 642 pages, c1865.

        Practical Cook Book. 95 pages, c1908.

        Practical Household Cookery. 471 pages, c1891.

        Sunset All Western Cook Book.
“How to select, prepare, cook and serve all typically western
          food products.” 227 pages, c1933.

        The Delmonico Cook Book. “How to buy food, how to
          cook it and how to serve it.” 521 pages, c1800’s.

       The Epicurean. “A complete treatise on the culinary art
         including table and wine service, how to prepare and cook
        dishes, a great variety of breakfasts, luncheons, dinners, suppers,
        buffets etc.” 1,198 pages, c1894.

        The Pure Food Cook Book. 493 pages, c1915.

        The Table. How to Buy Food, How to Cook It and How to Serve It. 518
          pages, c1889.

        What To Cook – How To Cook It. “A book containing directions for cooking in the
         various forms, with nearly a thousand receipts from the simplest and most practical to the higher
         order and more ornamental dishes.” 386 pages, c1899.


 Note to buyers. Although the underlying book material is now in the public domain due to their age,  much additional editing, cropping and deleting of erroneous material has also been carried out personally on all, making this book set a unique and a much improved offering. It is provided here at a particularly low cost, mainly to cover materials plus various associated overheads fees.

 It is now presented here in a convenient Adobe Reader form (.pdf files) suitable for all computer systems. This allows for all the really essential illustrations and photos to be shown, as opposed to the text only versions usually available.  It consists of both private and publicly available material including a number of ex libris volumes.


The Adobe Reader itself is completely free to download from the Adobe web site,
although it usually comes pre-installed as standard on most computers anyway

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Overall, a HUGE collection at a very low price that isn't
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* Please note that a number of the old books scanned will naturally show signs of age, such as an occasional watermark or
browning/fading and although readable with minor adjustments to the options provided with the software they may not be
in as pristine a condition as may be expected from newer volumes. Therefore allowances should be made accordingly.

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