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Subject: Old Cookbooks
Date Posted: 3/10/2009 12:06 AM ET
Member Since: 12/17/2007
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My aunt died a few years ago and I inherited her millions of cookbooks.  Some are VERY old.  I posted a few of them just to see how they would do.  Anyone interested, take a look.  I also have an abundance of church/community cookbooks and such but I haven't posted those as they aren't actually "published" books and I didn't know if they were allowed.

Subject: Old Cookbooks
Date Posted: 3/12/2009 1:09 AM ET
Member Since: 3/11/2009
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Hello--

I can't believe nobody's jumped on your offer yet, but I'd probably love to have all the church/community cookbooks (have collected them for years from all over).  I literally just stumbled on this website about 10 minutes ago, so haven't even browsed your offers yet nor learned how everything works.  Is discussing by phone allowed?  I haven't time now to post my bookshelf, but fear I have nothing you'd want--could we barter something else or discuss a selling price.?  If you have a list of them it would be so helpful.

Thanks!

Ms. Neil Covatta

neil_covatta@yahoo.com

914.964.0655

Date Posted: 3/12/2009 9:06 AM ET
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Hi!  I haven't put a list together yet.  To tell you the truth, I didn't think anyone would want them.  I just put them out there to see what would happen.  I will get a list together today and post it here.  Welcome to the swap!  :)

Date Posted: 3/12/2009 1:00 PM ET
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Ms. Covatta, you might want to edit your post. As you know, seeing as you seem to have joined the site based on this post, this page can be viewed by anyone on the internet. Maybe you don't mind posting your phone number, name (or husband's name rather), and email address for all the world to see, but personally I would not do it. You should also know that book for book trades are only allowed on here if you are a member of the "box of books" feature, and no selling of books is allowed. I suggest you two swap info via PM (if you have not already contacted each other) and then take any further arrangements to your personal email or something (off of this website). Just trying to give you a heads up since you are new, I would hate to see either of you get your accounts suspended. Make sure you check out the Help Documents as well, they will tell you all about how the site works and what is/is not permitted. Welcome to Paperback Swap!
Date Posted: 3/13/2009 6:49 PM ET
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In addition to the ones I listed on my bookshelf, I have these, mostly community cookbooks.  I am willing to do a 2/1 on any of them + the ones on my shelf. 

 

1. Our Favorite Recipes (Revised 1975) by Kenton Coffee Cups
2. A 150 Year Collection of Recipes from the Mount Victory Area by Mount Victory Women Cooks
3. St. John's United Church of Christ
4. Seasoned With Love by Church of God in Jesus
5. Magnetic Springs 1883-1983 Centennial Cookbook
6. Hand Me Downs Collection by Betty Kindell and Georgia Orahood of Kenton
7. Corn Meal Recipes Compiled by Jean Schwebel
8. Morris Fork Crafts Mountain Cooking
9. Old Timey Recipes
10. Treasured Recipes from Kenton Chapter #863 Women of the Moose
11. Hardin Memorial Hospital Holiday Cookbook 1993
12. Duncan Hines Recipes & More (this one has a krinkled cover)
13. Memories of Mama's Kitchen by Eileen Price
14. 1998 Recipe Book by Trinity United Presbyterian Church, Kenton, Ohio
15. Some of Our Best Recipes from Christian Women's Fellowship First Christian Church, Kenton, Ohio
16. Cooking With Love compiled by Nazarene Youth International
18. Walnut Creek Valley Cookbook - An Amish collection of 700 recipes from the Walnut Creek Amish Church
20. Hand Me Downs II
21. Colorado Cache Cookbook from the Junior League of Denver
22. Quick & Healthy - cover missing and pages loose
23. Favorite Recipes 1989, Kenton Coffee Cups Camping Club
24. A Collection of Recipes from the Amish Door Restaurant
26. Adventures in Microwave Cooking by Montgomery Ward
27. Betty Crocker's New Dinner for Two - I couldn't find a date on this one but it's pretty obvious it is NOT new.

These are links of the pictures I took so you kinda know what condition they are in by actually seeing them.

http://www.auctiva.com/hostedimages/showimage.aspx?gid=1151574&image=240621538&images=240621538&formats=0&format=0&lgdin=1

http://www.auctiva.com/hostedimages/showimage.aspx?gid=1151574&image=240706702&images=240706702&formats=0&format=0&lgdin=1

A couple of the books that are pictured aren't posted on here because they were just too bad.