Gatherings & Celebrations: History, Folklore, Rituals and Recipes for the Occasions that Bring People Together

By: Wolf, Burt

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First edition. Signed by author with inscription and ink drawing. Spine cocked. 1996 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 353 pp. TV tie-in to Burt Wolf's Public Television Series Burt Wolf's Table. One of America's most respected food journalists, travels the world to seek out the history and traditions surrounding those occasions that bring people together to eat and drink. This companion volume brings all the festivities to life in more than one hundred full-color photographs and a lively, informative text. Burt has chosen twenty occasions for celebration in various locations throughout the world, from Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia, to Taipei, Taiwan. Some are major public holidays, such as Easter in Florence, Christmas in Germany, or Mardi Gra in New Orleans, while others are more personal and private--a Sunday meal with a farm family in Italy, a romantic supper for two in Verona, the birthplace of Romeo and Juliet, or a barbecue in Puerto Rico.

Title: Gatherings & Celebrations: History, Folklore, Rituals and Recipes for the Occasions that Bring People Together

Author: Wolf, Burt

Categories: Cookbooks, Signed,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Doubleday: 1996

ISBN Number: 0385482655

ISBN Number 13: 9780385482653

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2193524

Keywords: FOOD WINE COOKING COOKBOOKS RECIPES CELEBRITY CHEFS WORLD CUISINES GATHERINGS CELEBRATIONS HISTORY FOLKLORE RITUALS,