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OLIVES & OLIVE OIL From KALAMOS BOOKS


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From the Olive Grove
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From the Olive Grove

By Koutalianos, Helen & Koutalianos, Anastasia

Vancouver BC: Arsenal Pulp Press, 2010. Helen Koutalianos and her husband run Basil Olive Oil Products in Canada, which sells artisan olive oil produced on a farm in Greece that their family has owned for generations. Helen has preached the gospel of olive oil and its benefits for years...Helen and her daughter Anastasia have collected 150 delectable, Mediterranean-inspired recipes (Greek and beyond) in which olive oil is a central ingredient. The book also takes readers through the artisan olive oil making process, from cultivating and processing the fruit to the production of the oil itself. Complemented with full-color photographs of recipes as well as photos of the olive farm in Greece. 1977p. illus.. 1st Can Ed. Softcover. New.

$17.50

The First of Trees. The story of the olive . With decorations by Raymond Piper

By Standish, Robert

London: Phoenix House, 1960. A discursive essay with anecdotes about the presence of the olive tree in diffrent places and times.109p. illus. Uncorrected Proof. Original Wraps. Near Fine. Illus. by raymond Piper.

$15.00

The Olive Route : A Personal Journey Through the Heart of the Mediterranean

By Drinkwater, Carol

London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2006. "Starting out from her Provencal olive farm to distant Mediterranean shores .. on a quest for the olive's ancient secrets .. tracking , amongst others, the Cretans, Phoenicians Greeks and Romans, as well as encountering its modern-day inhabitants [she] returns to her home bringing with her many inspirational tales of this tree of eternity" 328p. index (chip to dj, else fine) (Greece pp.221-255, Crete pp. 256-278) . 1st UK Ed.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$35.00

The Olive Oil Companion : The Authoritative Connoisseur's Guide
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The Olive Oil Companion : The Authoritative Connoisseur's Guide

By Ridgway, Judy

Boston: Little Brown & Co, 1999. Included is historical information dating back to 3000 BC in the Middle East, a glossary of olive-related terms, (such as cold-pressed and extra virgin), how oils are graded, flavored and processed and favorite recipes of the olive growers. Over 100 international oils are tasted, rated, and evaluated. An information box for each producer also contains annual output, tour/tasting accessibility and more. . 1st US Ed.. French Wraps. New.

$15.00

The Olive Season : Amour, a New Life, and Olives Too

By Drinkwater, Carol

New York: Overlook Press, 2003. "Carol Drinkwater's bestselling The Olive Farm told the lyrical tale of her real-life romance with partner Michel and an abandoned Provencal olive farm which they fell in love with and bought... [this sequel] entices readers into Carol and Michel's vibrant Mediterranean world , with storytelling that is both mesmeric and uplifting." 337p. . Softcover. Very Good.

$20.00

Olive Oil : Elixir of the Gods IN National Geographic Vol.196 #3 September 1999

By Zwingle, Erla

Washington: National Geographic Society, 1999. Article by Erle Zwingle "Olive Oil : Elixir of the Gods' (pp. 66-81). Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.

$7.00

Vol.196 #3 September 1999

By National Geographic

Washington: National Geographic Society, 1999. Article by Erle Zwingle "Olive Oil : Elixir of the Gods' (pp. 66-81). Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.

$7.00

Olive Oil Cookery: The Mediterranean Diet
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Olive Oil Cookery: The Mediterranean Diet

By Abbas, Maher & Spiegl, Marilyn J. Spiegl (Author),

Summertown TN: Book Publishing Company, 1995. 160p. index. First Thus. Soft Cover. As New.

$12.50

The Goodness of Olive Oil
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The Goodness of Olive Oil

By Midgely, John

New York: Random House, 1992. Small format book about Olive oil with recipes (includes some information on Greek oils) 65p. illus.col). 1st.US Ed.. Hard Cover. New/New. Illus. by Sidaway, Ian (illustrator).

$12.00

Olives : A Book of Recipes
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Olives : A Book of Recipes

By Aris, Pepita

London: Lorenz Books, 1996. 64p. plates (col) index. 1st.UK Ed.. Hard Cover. New/New.

$12.00

Olive Oil : Source of Life

By Monemvasitis, George

Athens: Greco Card/Mardin Publishing, 1998. ".. A unique gift by nature that has something more than just ingredients ...life itself.. 166 recipes with virgin Greek oil. 144p. illus (col). Soft Cover. New.

$20.00

Olive Oil : Source of Life

By Monemvasitis, George

Athens: Greco Card/Mardin Publishing, 1998. ".. A unique gift by nature that has something more than just ingredients ...life itself.. 166 recipes with virgin Greek oil. 144p. illus (col). Soft Cover. New.

$20.00

Olive Oil : Source of Life

By Monemvasitis, George

Athens: Greco Card/Mardin Publishing, 1998. ".. A unique gift by nature that has something more than just ingredients ...life itself.. 166 recipes with virgin Greek oil. 144p. illus (col). Soft Cover. New.

$20.00