New York, 1948. First edition. A near fine copy with light shelfwear and tanning in a good jacket. Jacket is chipped at top of spine, with top inch or so missing, but title still legible, and also chipped at rear corner with loss of about an inch. Other small edge tears and some light foxing and rubbing. Remains bright and attractive. A scarce early New York guidebook. "My enemies have called me a connoisseur, but really I am just a contented guinea pig with more than half a century exposure to good eats and drinks.". Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Knife and Fork in New York: Where to Eat - ...
Publisher: Robert M. McBride
Publication Date: 1948
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Co., 1949. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 2nd Edition. 1st printing of 2nd edition. VG+/G: Book appears unread; DJ shows wear to edges and spine, with price torn off on front flap. A fascinating look at New York dining in the late '40s. Uncommon, especially in DJ. 245 pages. 4-3/4" x 7-3/4". U.S. buyers, please email me for a possible discount!. Bookseller Inventory # 3891
Book Description McBride, New York, 1948. Boards. Book Condition: Very Good. First edition. 8vo. 249 pgs. Brown textured boards. Some wear on edges of spine but still sound. Extensive list and reviews of post WW2 NY city restaurants. When the most expensive dinners would be over $4. Bookseller Inventory # 1565
Book Description ROBERT M. MCBRIDE & CO., NY, 1948. HARDCOVER. Book Condition: VG. FIRST EDITION. LARGE TOP-EDGE CHIPS TO THE REAR PANEL OF THE P/C DJ. BOOK IS CLEAN & UNMARKED. Bookseller Inventory # 047780
Book Description Doubleday, New York, 1949. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Poor. 2nd Edition. Publishers cloth. Dj torn. Bookseller Inventory # 003253
Book Description DOUBLEDAY & COMPANY, GARDEN CITY NY, 1949. HARD BACK BLACK. Book Condition: FAIR. JACKET: TORN DJ. SECOND ED. 4X7". in protective mylar cover; missing about one inch on front dj; tears and chipping with creasing dj.general wear and rubbed cover.tight binding. no bookplate. DATE PUBLISHED: 1949 EDITION: SECOND ED 245. Bookseller Inventory # 081392
Book Description Robert M. McBride, New York 1948, 1948. First edition (stated). Hardcover. Original DJ in new mylar. 5 1/4 x 8 1/4. 249 pages. DJ lightly rubbed, lightly yellowed with light edge wear, small water stain on rear panel and rear flap. A touch of shelf wear to spine ends. Light yellowing to edges of block of pages, a few small foxed areas on end papers. Very good+/Good. Binding tight and square. Pages crisp and clean. Bookseller Inventory # 17775
Book Description Robert M. McBride and Company, New York, 1948. Hardcover. First edition. Octavo. 249pp. Bookplate of a noted collector on the front pastedown, light rubbing on boards, very good or better in internally repaired, fair dustwrapper lacking the top third of the spine, and with other edgewear. Bookseller Inventory # 391579
Book Description Doubleday & Company, Garden City, 1949. Hardcover. Second edition. Small octavo. 245pp. Bookplate of a noted collector on the front pastedown, one corner of front fly clipped to remove a name, small ink number on bottom of the page edges, very good in a good or better dustwrapper with some chipping and tears at the extremities. A sound, pleasing copy. Bookseller Inventory # 391578
Book Description DOUBLEDAY, NY, 1949. HARD BACK BLACK. Book Condition: GOOD+. JACKET: TORN DJ. SECOND ED. 4.5 X 7.5. Book Condition: Good+, good binding, clean body, unmarked text, light wear, small pencil marking on front endpaper (easily erasable), else, beautiful. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair, general wear, faded spine, chipped/torn at top edge, 3/4" piece out of top edge, age-toned, head and slightly worn extremities, and very lightly soiled at rear spine edge. DATE PUBLISHED: 1949 EDITION: SECOND ED 245. Bookseller Inventory # 061815
Book Description DOUBLEDAY, NY, 1949. HARD BACK BLACK. Book Condition: GIFT QUALITY. JACKET: GOOD DJ. SECOND ED. 4.5 X 7.5. Book Condition: Gift quality, tight binding, clean body, unmarked text, very light wear whatsoever, spine edge of endpages tanned, else, beautiful. Dust Jacket Condition: Good, clear protective cover, however, general wear, faded spine, chipped/torn at top edge, small piece/chip out of rear spine edge, age-toned, and very lightly soiled at rear spine edge. DATE PUBLISHED: 1949 EDITION: SECOND ED 245. Bookseller Inventory # 061814