Serve it Forth

Serve it Forth

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In her first book, written in 1937, the grande dame of gastronomy and letters delightfully proclaims; If you have to eat to live, you may as well enjoy it.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 146 pages
  • 127 x 210 x 12.7mm | 181g
  • Berkeley, California, United States
  • English
  • Reissue
  • 0865473692
  • 9780865473690
  • 330,628

Review quote

"The best prose writer in America." --W.H. Auden

"She writes about food as others do about love, but rather better." --Clifton Fadiman

"Poet of the appetites." --John Updike

"A monument." --Julia Child

"One of the world's finest food writers and, in the eyes of many, the grand dame of gastronomy." --James Villas

"M.F.K. Fisher ... brings onstage a peach or a brace of quail and shows us history, cities, fantasies, memories, emotions." --Patricia Storace, The New York Review of Books

"One of my great heroes." --Jacques Pepin

"A delightful book. It is erudite and witty and experienced and young." --The New York Times Book Review
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About M. F. K. Fisher

M.F.K. Fisher is the author of numerous books of essays and reminiscences, many of which have become American classics.
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768 ratings
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4 39% (300)
3 18% (138)
2 2% (15)
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