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Title:Venus in the Kitchen Or Love's Cookery Book
Price:AUD$19.95 (about USD$15.70)
Item ID:P002-0002590
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing Ltd, London, United Kingdom, 2002
Illustrator:Bruce Roberts
Dust Jacket:Fine
Bloomsbury Publishing Ltd, 2002, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine, New, Illustrated By: Bruce Roberts

1st Printing. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 208 pages. An excellent copy and is in fine condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages are missing from the book. The spine of the book is in great condition and the dust jacket is in excellent condition. It has no signs of previous use other than a gift annotation. Items are in stock and will be shipped same day or next business day directly from our Australian address. SYNOPSIS: It is fitting, I think, that his last book should be as unserious and shameless as this collection of aphrodisiac recipes. With its air of scholarship, its blend of the practical and the wildly impractical, the crispness of its comments, this book will be one of my favourite Douglas's.' - Graham Greene VENUS IN THE KITCHEN is a delightful and eccentric collection of aphrodisiac recipes. Here are dishes to seduce with and be seduced by - oysters with champagne, elderflower fritters and intoxicating love drinks, combined with fascinating recipes from antiquity to marvel at, from crane cooked with red wine to leopards marrow in goats milk. A classic, indispensable and utterly decadent book of recipes first published in 1952, Norman Douglas's VENUS IN THE KITCHEN is sure to put you in the mood for love. Illustrator: Bruce Roberts. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Entertaining, General, Gourmet, General; ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9780747556039. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 0002590.
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