A food lover's companion

Title
A food lover's companion / Evan Jones ; illustrated by Lauren Jarret.
Author
Jones, Evan, 1915-1996.
Publication
New York : Harper & Row, c1979.

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Description
xxiv, 389 p. : ill.; 24 cm.
Subject
Note
  • Includes index.
Source (note)
  • Alex Szogyi.
Contents
1 Country Pleasures -- 2 Moveable Feasts -- 3 Wolf at the Door -- 4 Worth a Special Journey -- 5 Cookery Is Become an Art -- 6 Chefs de Cuisine -- 7 Hosts and Hostesses -- 8 Potpourri - Garlic -- 9 Epicurean Seductions -- 10 Consuming Passions -- 11 A New Creation Glows! -- 12 Gastronomic Extravaganzas.
Call Number
JFE 10-3536
ISBN
  • 0060122889 :
  • 9780060122881
LCCN
79001668
OCLC
4983599
Author
Jones, Evan, 1915-1996.
Title
A food lover's companion / Evan Jones ; illustrated by Lauren Jarret.
Imprint
New York : Harper & Row, c1979.
Edition
1st ed.
Summary
Includes good writing (excerpts, quotes, maxims, poems, etc.) about food by M.F.K. Fisher, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Voltaire, Euell Gibbons, Auguste Escoffier, James Beard, Guy de Maupassant, Madhur Jaffrey, Simone Beck, Ernest Hemingway, Anne Frank, Oscar Wilde, Anton Chekhov, George Orwell, Willa Cather, Marcella Hazan, Marcel Proust, Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, Herman Melville, Chef Louis Diat, Ovid, John Steinbeck, Virginia Woolf, Ralph Ellison, Julia Child, Dr. John Harvey Kellogg, Woody Allen, Craig Claiborne, etc. Also includes information on peas, oysters, fish, mushrooms, wild boar, Trinidad, picnics, Himalayas, dining car, hunger, soup line, Oregon Trail, Mutiny on the Bounty, beans, prison diet, pressed duck, awarding of the stars, Antarctica, bread, Southern fried chicken, Fannie Farmer, medieval chefs, Crepes Suzette, sauce, Troisgros Pere, goose, setting the table, Andrew Jackson, Virginia hospitality, caviar, butter, bride cake, breakfast, snails, garlic, cocoa, bouillabaisse, marrowbone, beer, hoppinʼ john, rice, apple pie, hamburgers, cheeses, crème vichyssoise, toast melba, Caesar salad, cereal, lobster, roast buffalo, Diamond Jim Brady, Lillian Russell, etc.
Source
Gift; Alex Szogyi.
Added Author
Szogyi, Alex. Donor
Research Call Number
JFE 10-3536
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