Savory Suppers and Fashionable Feasts: Dining in Victorian America / Edition 1

Savory Suppers and Fashionable Feasts: Dining in Victorian America / Edition 1

by Susan Williams
     
 

ISBN-10: 0870499122

ISBN-13: 9780870499128

Pub. Date: 04/28/1996

Publisher: University of Tennessee Press

This book offers a delightfully flavorful tour of dining in America during the second half of the nineteenth century. Susan Williams investigates the manners and morals of that era by looking at its eating customs and cooking methods. Complementing Williams's analysis and descriptions is a lavish array of illustrations, as well as a rich sampling of recipes from the

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This book offers a delightfully flavorful tour of dining in America during the second half of the nineteenth century. Susan Williams investigates the manners and morals of that era by looking at its eating customs and cooking methods. Complementing Williams's analysis and descriptions is a lavish array of illustrations, as well as a rich sampling of recipes from the diaries and cookbooks of the era. The result is at once an informative look at life in Victorian America and a sumptuous celebration of a key moment in the country's culinary experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780870499128
Publisher:
University of Tennessee Press
Publication date:
04/28/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
7.12(w) x 9.11(h) x 1.08(d)

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