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The joy of eating : the Virago book of food

Publisher: London : Virago, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A rich and satisfying collection of food writing by women from the middle ages onwards, this anthology features mouthwatering moments from fiction, poetry, letters, history, travel and memoirs, as well as recipes and instructions from the culinary classics.
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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Anthologie
Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9781860499067 1860499066 9781860499050 1860499058
OCLC Number: 73948726
Description: 405 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Virago book of food
Responsibility: edited by Jill Foulston.

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A richly imaginative anthology of the best writing about food from women around the world and throughout history. Includes well-known and surprising names: Elizabeth David, J.K. Rowling, Claudia  Read more...

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'This lip-smacking tome provides any food lover with a delightful spread of tasty morsels' - She 'Delicious . . . ventures into the kitchens of women all over the world' - Woman & Home 'Sensual, Read more...

 
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