Biography, Memoirs, Food Writing

Biographies and memoirs by and about culinary writers, ranging from Julia Child and M.F.K. Fisher to Mimi Sheraton and Ruth Reichl. Also the popular Julie & Julia by Julie Powell.



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Gladys Taber's Stillmeadow Cook Book

by Gladys Taber, Lippincott, second 1965 printing of the 1949 publication. Out of print. Hardback, green cloth covers, no DJ, 335 pages. The late...
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Good Cooking

by Nicholas Rosevelt, Harper & Brothers, first edition, 1959. Hardback with DJ., 340 pages. More of a cook's "essentials" companion than a recipe...
$12.00

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Great Cooks and Their Recipes-From Taillevent to Escoffier (UK)

by Anne Willan, McGraw-Hill, first printing, 1977. Hardback with DJ, 199 pages. La Willan’s first book, we believe (check out the...
$20.00

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Great Cooks and Their Recipes-From Taillevent to Escoffier (US)

by Anne Willan, Bullfinch Books/ Little Brown, 1992 first American edition of 1977 U.K. publication. Hardback with DJ, 199 pages. Cover photograph of...
$15.00

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Home Cooking

by Laurie Colwin, HarperCollins Perennial, 2008 reprint of the 1988 publication. Trade paperback, 193 pages with index. From the publisher's...
$5.00

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It Must Have Been Something I Ate

by Jeffrey Steingarten, Knopf, first edition, 2002. Hardback with DJ. The investigative food writer, author of the best-selling The Man Who Ate...
$14.00

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Julie & Julia

by Julie Powell, Little, Brown, first printing, 2005. Hardback with DJ. Subtitled "365 days, 524 recipes, 1 tiny apartment kitchen: How one girl...
$14.00

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M.F.K. Fisher, Julia Child, Alice Waters

by Joan Reardon, further titled Celebrating the Pleasures of the Table, Harmony Books, 1994, first printing. Hardback with DJ. Biographies by a...
$38.00

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Margaret Costa's Four Seasons Cookery Book - Inscribed

by Margaret Costa, Cookery Book Club, first edition, 1970. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author on the inside title page. Very hard to find. Heavy hardback...
$90.00

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My Life in France - Julia Child

by Julia Child with Alex Prud'homme, Knopf, first edition 2006. Pristine condition hardback with DJ, 317 pages, 79 photographs. The author lovingly...
$15.00

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