A compendium of wit and witticisms on the topic of food and feasting, from writers and celebrities throughout the ages Such quotes include: "Tell me what you eat and I will tell you who you are." --Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin "Civilized adults do not take apple juice with dinner." --Fran Lebowitz "Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast." --Oscar Wilde "Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside." --Mark Twain "The trouble with the world is ...

Consuming Passions 1986, Ballantine Books

ISBN-13: 9780449902080

Trade paperback

Consuming Passions 1985, Sphere Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780722140895