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Remembrance of Things Paris: Sixty Years of Writing from Gourmet

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For sixty years the best food writers have been sending dispatches from Paris to Gourmet. At once unique and universal, these essays by Joseph Wechsberg, Naomi Barry, and Diane Johnson, among others, present tantalizing glimpses of culinary life in the world capital of love and food.

From unforgettable vignettes of resourceful chefs feeding hungry Parisians after World War II to the birth and rise of nouvelle cuisine–it’s all here: the old-time bourgeois dinners, the tastemakers, the hero-chefs, and, of course, Paris in all its charm, arrogance, and splendid refinement.

About the Author

RUTH REICHL is the editor in chief of Gourmet magazine and the editor of the Modern Library Food series. She is the author of the bestselling memoirs Tender at the Bone and Comfort Me with Apples. She has been the chief restaurant critic of the Los Angeles Times and The New York Times. She lives in New York City.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780812971934
Editor:
Reichl, Ruth
Publisher:
Modern Library
Editor:
Reichl, Ruth
Author:
Edited and with an Introduction by Ruth Reichl
Author:
Gourmet Magazine Editors
Author:
Reichl, Ruth
Author:
Gourmet Magazine
Subject:
General
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Regional & Ethnic - French
Subject:
General Travel
Subject:
Cooking and Food-French
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Modern Library Food
Publication Date:
20050331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
7.98x5.32x.81 in. .58 lbs.

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Cooking and Food » Food Writing » Gastronomic Literature
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