Apples

Apples

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by Roger Yepsen, Roger Yepsen
     
 

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In this small and elegant book, artist/writer Roger Yepsen presents fascinating facts about more than 200 varieties of apples growing in the United States.
With beautiful and distinctive watercolors, he makes identification a snap. He also reveals how each variety tastes and which varieties are best for eating and cooking.

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In this small and elegant book, artist/writer Roger Yepsen presents fascinating facts about more than 200 varieties of apples growing in the United States.
With beautiful and distinctive watercolors, he makes identification a snap. He also reveals how each variety tastes and which varieties are best for eating and cooking.

Editorial Reviews

Chicago Tribune
“An elegant and compact new book. . . . Each [variety] is artfully illustrated and lovingly described, leaving the reader yearning for so much more than the common supermarket varieties. . . . [A] delightful book.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393036909
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/1994
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
255
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 6.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Roger Yepsen is an artist and writer whose previous books include Apples and Heirloom Vegetables. He lives in Barto, Pennyslvania.

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Apples 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is a lovely book that delves beyond the types of apples you see in the grocery store. It covers close to 100 kinds, with beautiful renderings of each, along with history and tasting notes. It definately is a great choice if you already enjoy other gourmet foods or wine tasting.