Here Let Us Feast: A Book of Banquets

New York: Viking, 1946.

Price: $150.00

Hardcover. First edition. Fine in a near-fine dustwrapper. A very fresh copy of this overview of the eating habits in both ancient and modern literature.

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Here Let Us Feast: A Book of Banquets. M. F. K. FISHER.

M.F.K. Fisher
birth name: Mary Frances Kennedy
born: 7/3/1908
died: 6/22/1992
nationality: USA

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Writer whose compelling style, wit, and interest in the gastronomical made her one of the major American writers on the subject of food. In her 15 celebrated books, Fisher created a new genre: the food essay. Seeing food as a cultural metaphor, she proved to be both an insightful philosopher of food and a writer of fine prose. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore