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Fisher, M. F. K. (Mary Frances Kennedy) 1908-1992

Works: 435 works in 898 publications in 10 languages and 28,875 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Cookbooks  Short stories  Interviews  Recipes  Anecdotes  Documentary television programs  Television series  Television interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Correspondent, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3511.I7428, 641.092
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Publications by M. F. K Fisher
Publications by M. F. K Fisher, published posthumously.
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The art of eating by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
30 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,579 libraries worldwide
More than 50 years after M.F.K. Fisher logged her musings and memories on food, love, and life, her nuanced stories still entertain and enlighten. If you haven't yet read Fisher's work, you will thoroughly enjoy discovering its variety, richness, and honesty. If it has been a while since you last delved into her writing, you will be captivated once again. - Cover
Sister Age by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 1,381 libraries worldwide
"Moment of wisdom -- Answer in the affirmative -- The weather within -- The unswept emptiness -- Another love story -- The second time around -- the lost, strayed, stolen -- the reunion -- the oldest man -- a question answered -- diplomatic, retired -- mrs. teeter's tomato jar -- a kitchen allegory -- a delayed meeting -- notes on a necessary pact
The physiology of taste : or, Meditations on transcendental gastronomy. by Brillat-Savarin( Book )
28 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 1,231 libraries worldwide
"First published in France in 1825 and continuously in print ever since, Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin's masterpiece is a historical, philosophical and epicurean collection of recipes, reflections, and anecdotes on everything and anything gastronomical."--Page 4 of cover
The cooking of provincial France by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
9 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in English and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
Discusses the cuisine of the provinces of France and provides many traditional recipes from these regions
The boss dog by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and French and held by 868 libraries worldwide
Chronicles an American mother's year abroad with her two daughters in Aix-en-Provence. Part memoir and part fiction, this adventure is presided over by an aloof and proprietary mongrel, the Boss Dog, who frequents the young family's favorite cafe
As they were by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
This marvelous collection of autobiographical essays by the celebrated, much-adored Fisher covers her life, family, food and adventures
How to cook a wolf by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
23 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 612 libraries worldwide
M.F.K. Fisher's guide to living happily even in trying times, which was first published during the Second World War in the days of ration cards; includes more than seventy recipes based on food staples and features sections such as "How to Keep Alive" and "How to Comfort Sorrow."
Here let us feast : a book of banquets by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
4 editions published between 1946 and 1986 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
With bold knife and fork by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
19 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and Dutch and held by 533 libraries worldwide
The author shares her kitchen philosophy and offers advice on preparing appetizers, soups, casseroles, and other dishes
A world of ideas ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
In wide-ranging conversations, thirteen celebrated literary figures from six nations discuss their work, politics, morals, and the future of American society
The cooking of provincial France by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
44 editions published between 1968 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 450 libraries worldwide
French cooking as it has evolved in the provinces is, to a reasonable degree, anyone's to command. Given the intrinsic wish to continue as long as possible, in this chancy world, the rituals of eating in order to live, we can all follow with rare enjoyment the patterns of people who for centuries have managed to subsist on what their nearest hills and brooks and meadows provide for them
Not now but now : a novel by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
15 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 435 libraries worldwide
"Follows the course of Jennie, a willful, wandering woman, a lovely enchantress calculating the havoc caused by her life of danger and license."
A cordiall water : a garland of odd & old receipts to assuage the ills of man&beast by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
16 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and French and held by 427 libraries worldwide
A collection of odd and old receipts to cure the ills of people and animals
Dubious honors by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
My Paris by Maurice Chevalier( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Serve it forth by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
20 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 366 libraries worldwide
"Mary Frances Kennedy Fisher est aimée et admirée pour son originalité et pour sa fantaisie autant que pour son intelligence et son style. Le poète W H. Auden n'hésita pas à la reconnaître, dès ses débuts, comme "la plus grande styliste de langue anglaise". Elle fut aussi la traductrice en anglais de la Physiologie du goût, de Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin. Son oeuvre complète est en cours de traduction. Mille anecdotes aussi divertissantes qu'appétissantes : de la façon dont on maltraite la pomme de terre et comment on peut lui rendre sa dignité ; de la parcimonie gastronomique des Grecs de l'Antiquité, de la gloutonnerie des Romains ; sans oublier les malheureux sans papilles
A stew or a story : an assortment of short works by M.F.K. Fisher by Joan Reardon( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
"A Stew or a Story covers five decades of Fisher's writing for such notable publications as Gourmet, Bon Appetit, Atlantic Monthly, Harper's Bazaar, The New York Times, The New Yorker, Ladies' Home Journal, and Vogue. But collected here also are articles nearly impossible to find from lesser-known, more ephemeral magazines. Essays on people, places, and of course food, mix here with delightful fiction to become a delectable feast."--Jacket
Masters of American cookery--M.F.K. Fisher, James Andrews Beard, Raymond Craig Claiborne, Julia McWilliams Child by Betty Harper Fussell( Book )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
The theoretical foot : a novel by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Americans Sara Porter and Tim Garton entertain beautiful and talented visitors at their farmhouse in neutral 1938 Switzerland, as war in Europe gathers
Map of another town; a memoir of Provence by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Berne, Victoria

Berne, Victoria
Berne Victoria 1908-1992
Fisher, M. F. K.
Fisher, M.F.K. 1908-1992
Fisher, M. F. K. (Mary Frances Kennedy), 1908-
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Fisher, M. Frances 1908-1992
Fisher, M. Frances (Mary Frances)
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Fisher, M. Frances (Mary Frances), 1908-1992
Fisher, Mary Frances Kennedy
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Fisher, Mary Frances Kennedy 1908-1992
Fisher, Mary Frances Kennedy, b. 1908
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Friede, Mary Frances.
Friede, Mary Frances 1908-
Friede Mary Frances 1908-1992
Kennedy Fisher, Mary Frances
Kennedy, Mary Frances Fisher
M. F. K. Fisher Amerikaans auteur (1908-1992)
M. F. K. Fisher écrivain américaine
M. F. K. Fisher scrittrice statunitense
M. F. K. Fisher US-amerikanische Essayistin
Parrisch, Mary Frances Kennedy
Parrish, Mary Frances.
Parrish, Mary Frances 1908-
Parrish Mary Frances 1908-1992
ام. اف. کی. فیشر نویسنده آمریکایی
피셔, M. F. K. 1908-1992
피셔, 메리 프랜시스 케네디 1908-1992
フィッシャー, M. F. K.
English (314)
French (17)
German (13)
Spanish (7)
Chinese (6)
Danish (5)
Italian (2)
Japanese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Dutch (1)
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