Lot 155

Group of Creole Cookbooks

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

Including: The Picayune Creole Cookbook; The Art of Creole Cookery; The Taste of Country Cooking; Cooks and Calabashes; American Cooking: Creole and Acadian; and Don's Secrets. All with bookplates from the Library of Joan Didion.

Note: Didion loved to use recipes from New Orleans and the South when she entertained. She was anecdotally "famous" for her jambalaya.


All with wear consistent with age and use.Not withstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.