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  • Among Friends

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781593760243
    • Publisher: Shoemaker & Hoard
    • Published: March 2004
    The illustrative food writer's memoir of her childhood in Whittier, California. 306p.
  • As They Were

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780394713489
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: May 1983
    In this collection of essays the noted writer conjures up pleasures--and pangs--of sight, sound, and taste, in California, in France, and at sea, and evokes a world that is splendidly colored, keenly felt, and richly personal
  • Dubious Honors

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $5.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780865474147
    • Publisher: North Point Press
    • Published: April 1990
    Bringing together twenty of the author's prefaces to books by other writers and fifteen to her own, this volume collects a variety of observations on life, art, travel, food, and drink
  • Here Let Us Feast: A Book of Banquets

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781640090835
    • Publisher: Counterpoint
    • Published: August 2018
  • How to Cook a Wolf

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $16.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780865473362
    • Publisher: North Point Press
    • Published: October 1988
    (Art of Eating series). First published in 1942. Written to inspire courage to those daunted by wartime shortages, this book on economical cookery continues to rally cooks during times of plenty, reminding them that providing sustenance requires more than putting food on the table. Index. 202p. Pap.
  • Life In Letters: Correspondence 1929-1991

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $9.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781887178938
    • Publisher: Counterpoint
    • Published: October 1998
    These highly personal pieces reveal some of Fisher's most private moments, offering new examples of her sharp wit and affectionate humor. B&W photos. 500p. Pap.
  • Serve It Forth

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $14.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780865473690
    • Publisher: North Point Press
    • Published: April 1989
    (Art of Eating series). An animated culinary history that begins with the honey-loving Greeks and the immoderate Romans, includes a recollection of hunting for snails and truffles, and recounts how Catherine de Medici touched off a culinary revolution by bringing Italian chefs to France. Each essay makes clear the absolute firmness of Fisher's taste - contrarian and unique! 160p. Pap.
  • Sister Age

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780394530666
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: May 1983
    Fifteen stories by the acclaimed writer focus on the art and processes of aging and living and dying, the implacable strength of age, the passing of identity, and the importance of witnessing death
  • Sister Age

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780394723853
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: May 1984
    Fifteen narratives by the acclaimed writer focus on the art and processes of aging and living and dying, the implacable strength of age, the passing of identity, and the importance of witnessing death
  • Stew or a Story: An Assortment of Short Works by M. F. K. Fisher

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $15.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781593761653
    • Publisher: SHOEMAKER & HOARD
    • Published: July 2007
    Magazine writing launched and helped sustain Fisher's long, illustrious career of the 'poet of the appetites'. In this book, five decades of Fisher's writing from such diverse publications as Gourmet, Bon Appetit, Ladies' Home Journal, Atlantic Monthly, Harper's Bazaar, the New York Times, the New Yorker, and Vogue, are included along with articles nearly impossible to find from lesser-known, more ephemeral publications. Index of Recipes. 362p.
  • The Alice B. Toklas Cook Book

    By Alice B. Toklas

    Our Price: $14.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780061995361
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial
    • Published: August 2010
    Long before Julia Child discovered French cooking, Alice B. Toklas was sampling local dishes, collecting recipes, and cooking for the writers, artists, and expats who lived in Paris between the world wars. Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Wilder, Matisse, and Picasso shared meals at the home she kept with Gertrude Stein, who famously memorialized her in The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas. Alice’s cookbook, however, is her true memoir: a collection of traditional French recipes that predates child’s Mastering the Art of French Cooking. Toklas supplies familiar recipes such as coq au vin, bouillabaisse, and boeuf bourguinon, along with what is perhaps the earliest instructions for hashish fudge, along with iridescent memories of Paris – and of rural France, Spain, and America. Index o Recipes. 288p.
  • The Art of Eating (50th Anniversary Edition)

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $24.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780764542619
    • Publisher: Wiley Publishing, Inc.
    • Published: March 2004
    This omnibus publishes five classics of gastronomy by the dogen of superb culinary writing: 'Serve It Forth,' 'Consider The Oyster,' 'HowTo Cook A Wolf,' 'The Gastronomical Me,' and 'An Alphabet For Gourmets. 50th Anniversary Edition! Index. 749p.
  • The Physiology of Taste, or Meditations on Transcendental Gastronomy

    By Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

    Our Price: $26.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780307269720
    • Publisher: Everyman's Library
    • Published: October 2009
    (Everyman's Library). First published in 1825, this culinary classic was written by the gourmand who so famously stated, 'Tell me what you eat, and I shall tell you what you are.' Continuously in print since then, the book is a historical, philosophical, and ultimately epicurean collection of recipes, reflections, and anecdotes on everything and anything gastronomical. Brillat-Savarin lent a shrewd, exuberant, and comically witty voice to culinary matters that still resonate today: the rise of the destination restaurant, diet & weight, digestion, and taste & sensibility. 446p.
  • The Two Towns in Provence: Map of Another Town and A Considerable Town

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $18.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780394716312
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: August 1983
    Describes the author's experiences while traveling in France and portrays the cultures of the French towns of Marseille and Aix-en-Provence

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