A Really Big Lunch: The Roving Gourmand on Food and Life

A Really Big Lunch: The Roving Gourmand on Food and Life

by Jim Harrison

Paperback(Reprint)

$17.00
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Wednesday, April 24

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780802127662
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
Publication date: 03/20/2018
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 511,197
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Jim Harrison (1937–2016) was the New York Times -bestselling author of thirty-nine previous books of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry, including Legends of the Fall , Dalva , and Returning to Earth. A member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters and winner of a National Endowment for the Arts grant, his work was published in twenty-seven languages.

Table of Contents

Introduction by Mario Batali ix

Eat Your Heart Out (Smoke Signals, 1981) 1

Food for Thought (Smoke Signals, 1982) 4

The Dead Food Scrolls (Smoke Signals, 1983) 9

The Vivid Diet (Unpublished, 1986) 14

Father-in-Law (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 1995) 22

Wine Notes (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 2002) 24

Is Winemaking an Art? (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 2002) 28

My Problems with White Wine (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 2002) 31

Eat or Die (Brick, 2003) 35

Paris Rebellion (Brick, 2003) 39

Odious Comparisons (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 2004) 44

Wine Criticism and Literary Criticism (Part II) (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 2004) 47

Food, Sex, and Death (Brick, 2004) 52

A Really Big Lunch (New Yorker, 2004) 58

Carte 69

Tongue (Brick, 2004) 82

Ducks (Molto Italiano, 2005) 88

Wine Strategies (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 2005) 91

Resuming the Pleasure (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 2005) 95

Snake-Eating (Brick, 2005) 100

Bear Posole (The Montana Writers' Cookbook, 2005) 106

Food, Fitness, and Death (Brick, 2005) 107

The Fisherman Gourmand (Big Sky Cooking, 2006) 113

Food and Mood (Brick, 2006) 116

Vin Blanc (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 2006) 122

Eternity and Food (Brick, 2006) 128

The Spirit of Wine (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 2007) 135

Here I Stand for a Few Minutes (Brick, 2007) 141

One Good Thing Leads to Another (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 2007) 147

Don't Go Out Over Your Head (Brick, 2007) 151

Rage and Appetite (Brick, 2008) 158

Close to the Bone (Martha Stewart Living, 2008) 166

Food, Finance, and Spirit (Brick, 2009) 169

The Body Is a Temple (Brick, 2009) 176

Food and Music (Brick, 2010) 183

The Arts Versus Food and Birds (Brick, 2010) 191

Wine and Poetry (Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 2010) 201

Caregiver (Brick, 2011) 207

Chef English Major (Playboy, June 2011) 216

The Logic of Birds and Fishes As It Relates to Shingles (Brick, 2011) 223

Pain (Brick, 2012) 229

Courage and Survival (Brick, 2013) 236

San Rafael (Brick, 2013) 243

Eat Where You Live (Edible Baja Arizona, 2014) 250

Gramps le Fou (Brick, 2014) 252

Truly Older (Brick, 2014) 262

Real Old Food (Brick, 2015) 267

Everyday Life: The Question of Zen (Brick, 2001) 272

Photo Credits 276

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews