New York: World Publishing Company, 1970. Tasha Tudor. First Edition. Small square octavo, 302 pages. The book is illustrated by Tasha Tudor, with five color plates as well as many black and white drawings, both full-page and in the text. The book is arranged in month-by-month chapters, each with birthstones, flowers, birds and recipes for a specific time of the year. A very fine copy in aquamarine cloth stamped gilt, and a fine dustjacket.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1970. Sidonie Coryn. first edition. 10 1/4" x 7 1/4", xxi, 555, liv pages. Volume Two is profusely illustrated with drawings by Sidonie Coryn, based on photographs by Paul Child, and with technical drawings by Paul Child. There arre a few tiny stains on a preliminary page, and another on the somewhat sunned top edge, otherwise internally unused and completely free of any marks at all. There are two tiny abrasions on the front and rear covers at the top of the spine and the top of the spine shows a trifling bit of wear. The dustjacket is price-clipped and, though sturdy, show some edgewear and soil, including on the reverse. This copy is inscribed by both Childs: "Bon Appetit to Fran *** --- Julia Child / Paul Child". An invitation (undated as to year) to meet Julia Child at a TV association event in San Francisco is laid in. Near fine.