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  • THERE'S PIPPINS AND CHEESE TO COME. by Brooks, Charles S.
    Brooks, Charles S.
    THERE'S PIPPINS AND CHEESE TO COME.

    Edition: First printing.

    New Haven & London: Yale University Press / Oxford University Press, 1917. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A collection of humorous essays, some on food, as the title implies, but many of family, friends and also on books and readers, including a delightful one on buying old books. SIGNED by the author on a blank prelim. Illustrated with drawings by Theodore Diedricksen, Jr. 139 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in tan boards with hubbed dark brown cloth spine and corners, paper labels on spine (some pages still unopened.)

    Book ID: 41653
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  • THE ART OF EATING. by Fisher, M. F. K.
    Fisher, M. F. K.
    THE ART OF EATING.

    Edition: Large trade paperback.

    New York: Macmillan, 1990. Contains complete texts of 'How to Cook a Wolf', 'Consider the Oyster', 'Serve it Forth', 'The Gastronomical Me', and 'An Alphabet for Gourmets' with a new preface by the author, an introduction by Clifton Fadiman, and an appreciation by James Beard. Index. 749 pages. ISBN: 0-02-0322208.

    Condition: Very good+ in illustrated wrappers (corners slightly bumped, no spine creasing, contents clean.).

    Book ID: 46344
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  • DELICACIES: A Personal View of Food Through the Art of Photography. by Stark, Ron. Introduction by Vicki Goldberg.
    Stark, Ron. Introduction by Vicki Goldberg.
    DELICACIES: A Personal View of Food Through the Art of Photography.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., (1978) dj. Hardcover first edition - "In these pictures of the mundane 'delicacies' of life, Ron Stark has created works that are delicacies in themselves." Introduction by Vicki Goldberg. List of Plates. Square format. 75 pp. ISBN: 0-688032591.

    Condition: Good in a good only dust jacket. (spine slant on book, edgewear and small tear on top left of dust jacket).

    Book ID: 55743
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  • TRAIL OF CRUMBS: Hunger, Love, and the Search for Home. by Sunee, Kim.
    Sunee, Kim.
    TRAIL OF CRUMBS: Hunger, Love, and the Search for Home.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Grand Central Publishing, (2008). First edition - "When Kim Sunee was three years old, her mother took her to a marketplace, deposited her on a bench with a fistful of food, and promised she'd be right back. Three days later a policeman took the little girl, clutching what was now only a fistful of crumbs, to a police station and told her that she'd been abandoned by her mother.
    Fast-forward almost 20 years and Kim's life is unrecognizable.. . At the age of 21, she becomes involved with a famous French businessman and suddenly finds herself living in France, mistress over his houses in Provence and Paris, and stepmother to his eight year-old daughter. Kim takes…

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    New York: Grand Central Publishing, (2008). First edition - "When Kim Sunee was three years old, her mother took her to a marketplace, deposited her on a bench with a fistful of food, and promised she'd be right back. Three days later a policeman took the little girl, clutching what was now only a fistful of crumbs, to a police station and told her that she'd been abandoned by her mother.
    Fast-forward almost 20 years and Kim's life is unrecognizable.. . At the age of 21, she becomes involved with a famous French businessman and suddenly finds herself living in France, mistress over his houses in Provence and Paris, and stepmother to his eight year-old daughter. Kim takes readers on a lyrical journey from Korea to New Orleans to Paris and Provence, along the way serving forth her favorite recipes." 372 pp.

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    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers with self-flaps.

    Book ID: 73673
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