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An Alphabet for Gourmets. With Drawings by Marvin Bileck.
by [Food Literature] Fisher, M.F.K.

Publisher Information:
Viking Press, New York: 1949.

A Fine copy in a Very Good price clipped dust jacket with sunning to the spine and a closed edge tear to the front panel. In Alphabet for Gourmets, M.F.K. Fisher arranges a selection of her essays in a whimsical way that reveals the breadth and depth of her passion. From A for (dining) alone to Z for Zakuski, "a Russian hors d'oeuvre," Fisher alights on both longtime obsessions and idiosyncratic digressions. As usual, she liberates her readers from caution and slavish adherence to culinary tradition-- and salts her writings with a healthy dose of humor.


Edition: First Printing of the First US Edition
Book Id: 26503

Price: $200.00

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