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RECIPES FOR CRIME by  Jenny  & Pausacker - Paperback - First Edition - 1995 - from Diversity Books and Biblio.com

RECIPES FOR CRIME

by Greenwood, Kerry, & Pausacker, Jenny

Condition: Very Good +


Ringwood, VIC, Australia: McPhee Gribble, 1995. xiii, + 220pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, lightly tanned. Illustrated card wrapper has a short soft crease, minor indentations. From the rear panel: "In this delightful pastiche, Kerry Greenwood and Jenny Pausacker take nine crime-fiction writers who wrote with flair about food and create a short story in the style of each. Ghosting the pens of Arthur Conan Doyle, Agatha Christie and Raymond Chandler, among others, they lead their sleuths through gastronomic mysteries, uncovering a slather of great cooking tips along the way. Each story is preceded by a running history of the development of crime-writing . . . a witty and engaging homage to the detective story . . . " Includes Bibliography. Book weight approx. 230g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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