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Pedant in the Kitchen

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Pedant in the Kitchen

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The Pedant in the Kitchen by Julian Barnes
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This work is an elegant account of Julian Barnes' search for gastronomic precision. It is a quest that leaves him seduced by Jane Grigson, infuriated by Nigel slater and reassured by Mrs Beeton's Victorian virtues. For anyone who has ever been defeated by a cookbook.

Author Biography

Julian Barnes has written nine novels, a book of short stories, and two collections of essays. He has received several awards and honors for his writing including the Somerset Maugham Award (Metroland 1981), and two Booker Prize nominations (Flaubert's Parrot 1984, England, England 1998).
Release date NZ
October 15th, 2003
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Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
15 colour prints
Imprint
Guardian Books
Pages
96
ISBN-13
9781843542391
Product ID
1647934

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