The sequel to the classic Mastering the Art of French Cooking. It has a brilliant selection of recipes that will not only add to the repertory but will, above all, bring the reader to a yet higher level of mastering the art of French cooking. Among its many treasures: the first authentic, successful recipe ever devised for making real French bread ...Read MoreThe sequel to the classic Mastering the Art of French Cooking. It has a brilliant selection of recipes that will not only add to the repertory but will, above all, bring the reader to a yet higher level of mastering the art of French cooking. Among its many treasures: the first authentic, successful recipe ever devised for making real French bread; soups from the garden, chowders and bisques from the sea - including great fish stews from Provence, Normandy, and Burgundy; meats from country kitchens to haute cuisine, in master recipes that demonstrate the special art of French meat cookery; chickens poached (13 ways) and sauced; vegetables alluringly combined and restored to a place of honour on the menu; a lavish array of desserts, from the deceptively simple to the absolutely splendid.Read Less
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
Fair. 1970. Ex-library with usual markings (date due slip, stickers, stamps, etc..). Cover is worn to boards along bottom edges. Binding is very loose, but pages remain secure and in good reading condition. Dust jacket protected by plastic. Buy with confidence! 100% satisfaction guaranteed.
Very good lightly edgeworn dust jacket with toned spine. Very good condition. Illustrations (B+W) by Sidonie Coryn. 620 pp. Stated First Edition. Jacket is unclipped but has no price, thus possibly book club or from a box set. Approx. 10.25 in. tall. Page 71 refers to asbestos cement. No previous owner's marks.
This is my second copy. Can be read for entertainment as well as a guide for preparing food. I won't be cooking my way through it, writing a book about it or making a movie, but I will continue to enjoy Julia's cookbook
Feb 17, 2011
New! Gave to my daughter for Christmas. My daughters watch the movie and now they want to cook their way through the book.
Apr 8, 2010
This had what I was looking for after seeing the movie.
Oct 29, 2009
Where is it?
I ordered the book a couple of months ago and was away most of that time. I expected it to be here when I returned home and it was not. So at this point, I wish I had not ordered it.
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