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Book News Annotation:

A fine resource for cooks and gardeners, offering detailed description of the qualities of some 40 European pear and ten Asian pear cultivars, with color photographs of most of them. Also covers pear history, cultivation, storage, and uses in the kitchen. An asset: most of the excellent recipes specify which pear varieties to use. The foreword is by Lindsey Shere of Chez Panisse. 4.5x10<">.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

"The Great Book of Pears" is replete with history, recipes, anecdotes, and growing tips for more than 30 varieties of common and gourmet pears cultivated and used throughout the world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580080361
Author:
Flores, Barbara
Publisher:
Ten Speed Press
Location:
Berkeley, CA :
Subject:
Cookery
Subject:
Agriculture & Animal Husbandry
Subject:
Cookery (fruit)
Subject:
Cookery (Pears)
Subject:
Pear
Subject:
Specific Ingredients - Fruit
Subject:
Fruit
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
3001
Publication Date:
20000801
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
10.27x4.53x.51 in. .81 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , "The Great Book of Pears" is replete with history, recipes, anecdotes, and growing tips for more than 30 varieties of common and gourmet pears cultivated and used throughout the world.
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