Serve It Forth

Serve It Forth

by M. F. K. Fisher

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780865473690
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date: 09/28/2002
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 160
Sales rank: 694,324
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.37(d)

About the Author

M.F.K. Fisher is the author of numerous books of essays and reminiscences, many of which have become American classics.

Table of Contents

To Begin3
When a Man Is Small6
Greek Honey and the Hon-Zo: 300 B.C.-100 A.D. Egypt, the Orient, and Greece12
The Curious Nose19
Let the Sky Rain Potatoes25
Borderland30
Garum: 100 A.D.-400 A.D. Rome33
Fifty Million Snails40
Meals for Me47
Dark Ages and the Men of God: 1000 A.D.-1400 A.D. Europe53
I Arise Resigned55
In Sinistra Parte, Johannus Baptista: 1100 A.D.-1450 A.D. England62
Pity the Blind in Palate68
A Pigges Pettie Toes: Elizabethan England72
The Standing and the Waiting76
Catherine's Lonesome Cooks: 1533 A.D.-1810 A.D. France89
Two Birds Without a Branch95
The Pale Yellow Glove99
The Brothers106
Set Piece for a Fishing Party: 1810 A.D.-1900 A.D. France108
On Dining Alone114
Sing of Dinner in a Dish119
Shell Shock and Richard the Third: 1900 A.D.-Europe and America127
The Social Status of a Vegetable133
Cesar140
To End147

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