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A Stew or a Story: An Assortment of Short Works by M.F. K. Fisher
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A Stew or a Story: An Assortment of Short Works by M.F. K. Fisher

By Fisher, M. F. K

U.S.A: Shoemaker & Hoard/Avalon Publishing Group, 2006. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Type: Hardback Second Printing. Hardcaver Book and Dust Jacket in VERY GOOD Condition. The short works have been Gathered and Introduced by Joan Reardon. Binding of navy half cloth with silver titles, cream boards, in spotless condition; solid, square with sharp corners. rear upper corner very gently bumped; top edge of page block is spotty-only significant defect. Internals immaculate. Jacket is clipped, very clean, just faint ruffling along part of top edge. "A Stew or a Story" covers five decades of Fisher's writing for such publications as Gourmet, Bon Appetit, Atlantic Monthly, Harper'sBaxaar, and others; also included are articles nearly impossible to find from lesser known, more ephermal magazines. There are essays on people, places, and of course food, mixed with delightful fiction, for delightful reading. 364 pages with Acknowledgments and Recipe Index. 9.4 x 6.25 inches. Shoemaker & Hoard/Avalon Publishing Group, Emeryville, CA, 2006.

$6.01

Living By The Word : Selected Writings 1973-1987
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Living By The Word : Selected Writings 1973-1987

By Walker, Alice

USA: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Type: Hard Back First Edition. Hardcover Book and Dust Jacket in Very Good Condition. Alice Walker's collection of prose is deeply spiritual - meditations on planetary concerns, feminist issues, and political issues. And she writes of our intimate connection with plants and animals and of the poisoning of our environment. Some of the essays are on racial issues and of the lesbian and gay community of San Francisco. The book is bound in tan linen over spine, pink boards, very clean, unmarked, solid and tight volume. Jacket with slight wear to head of spine, faded, brownish quarter ring on jacket.. Former owner name on endpaper. 196 pages. 8.5 x 5.75 inches. 1988, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, USA

$8.32

The Person Who Changed My Life: Prominent Americans Recall Their Mentors
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The Person Who Changed My Life: Prominent Americans Recall Their Mentors

By Cuomo, Matilda Raffa-Editor

Secaucus, NJ: Birch Lane Press/Carol Publishing Group, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. Type: Hard Back First Printing. Hardcover Book and Dust Jacket AS NEW. Very clean sparkling white cloth with sharp and bright gilt lettering on spine. Square, tight and solid book. Prominent Americans recall their mentors. Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton. Includes Edward Asner, Harry Belafonte, Bill Bradley, Walter Cronkite, Pete Hamil. 234 pages. 6.25 x 9.25 inches. Secaucus, N.J. Birch Lane Press/Carol Publishing Group. 1999.

$6.84