Food, Cookery and Dining in Ancient Times
Alexis Soyer's "Pantropheon" New edition
By (author) Alexis Soyer
Food, Cookery and Dining in Ancient Times by Alexis Soyer
Book DescriptionEnlightening account of the many different aspects of food and its preparation by the ancient Greeks, Romans, Assyrians, Egyptians, and Jews covers a wide array of subjects: the mythological origin of specific foods; agricultural, milling, and marketing practices; treatment of dinner guests; descriptions of seasonings, pastries, and exotic dishes; more. 38 black-and-white illustrations.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780486432106
(216mm x 131mm x 28mm)
Imprint: Dover Publications Inc.
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Publish Date: 1-Apr-2004
Country of Publication: United States
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