ASSORTED COOKING / FOOD / COOKBOOK AND RELATED VOLUMES / RESEARCH MATERIALS, LOT OF 29, including American and European subjects, titles include "A Culinary Collection" from the Metropolitan Museum of Art; "Colonial Virginia Cookery" by Jane Carson with a note from the Colonial Williamsburg publications department to Audrey Noel Hume; "The Irregardless Cooks" by J. Arthur Gordon, signed by the illustrator Linda Funk; and "Fabulous Feasts: Medieval Cookery and Ceremony" by Madeleine Pelner Cosman. Hard and soft covers.
Very good condition overall, expected wear, minor losses, and tears to dust jackets or covers, interiors generally very clean.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., and Audrey Noel Hume, Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.