Title: POMP And SUSTENANCE. Twenty-Five Centuires ...
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf,, New York:
Publication Date: 1989
Edition: 1st Edition
Several b/w photographic images. Price clipped. A Fine copy in a Nr Fine jacket. Orange papered boards with black initals stamped to front board and gilt title lettering stamped to spine. Dust jacket. 9-1/2" x 7". 1st Edition. x, 339,  pp including index. Bookseller Inventory # 34755
Review: "In the noble tradition of food writing established by Elizabeth David...combining an accurate understanding of history, a deep sensitivity to foreign cultures, and an unerring and almost instinctive sense of what makes good food and what makes food good."
New York Times
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