Cornucopia: The Lore of Fruits and Vegetables

Cornucopia: The Lore of Fruits and Vegetables

by Annie Lise Roberts, Annie L. Roberts
     
 
Using quotations from such notables as Thoreau, Goethe, Sylvia Plath, Margaret Mead, and Miss Piggy, "Cornucopia" presents a fascinating history of botanical facts, fables, poetry, and trivia. Delectable paintings, photography, and engravings further celebrate fruits and vegetables (both exotic and domestic), creating a bountiful blend of food lore that is also a

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Using quotations from such notables as Thoreau, Goethe, Sylvia Plath, Margaret Mead, and Miss Piggy, "Cornucopia" presents a fascinating history of botanical facts, fables, poetry, and trivia. Delectable paintings, photography, and engravings further celebrate fruits and vegetables (both exotic and domestic), creating a bountiful blend of food lore that is also a feast for the eyes and mind. Imaginative recipes are sprinkled throughout to create a gift book that will delight the gardener, gourmet, or gastronome.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781577150367
Publisher:
Knickerbocker Press
Publication date:
04/01/1998
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 10.44(h) x 0.58(d)

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