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A taste for Provence, Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz

Label
A taste for Provence
Title
A taste for Provence
Statement of responsibility
Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In A Taste for Provence, historian Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz digs into this question and spins a wonderfully appealing tale of how Provence became Provence
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Dewey number
944.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DC611.P958
LC item number
H595 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A taste for Provence, Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thomas Jefferson and the love of antiquity -- Roman ruins and rough land -- Laurence Wylie and the authentic Provence -- France, yes! But Provence? -- Preparing the way to Provence for postwar travelers -- Irving Penn and the reinvention of Provence -- The senses -- Eternal Provence? Maybe not -- Getting ready to taste -- But not ready for prime time -- Julia Child and the pleasures of Provence -- The sell -- The tomato -- The romance of Berkeley and Bandol -- The lure of cookbooks -- Buying it here, bringing it home -- Patricia Wells and the joys of staying in place -- Résidences secondaires -- Renting -- Along came Mayle -- The beaten path -- Au revoir and bonjour
Control code
ocn920017494
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 283 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780226322841
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2015051043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)920017494
Label
A taste for Provence, Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thomas Jefferson and the love of antiquity -- Roman ruins and rough land -- Laurence Wylie and the authentic Provence -- France, yes! But Provence? -- Preparing the way to Provence for postwar travelers -- Irving Penn and the reinvention of Provence -- The senses -- Eternal Provence? Maybe not -- Getting ready to taste -- But not ready for prime time -- Julia Child and the pleasures of Provence -- The sell -- The tomato -- The romance of Berkeley and Bandol -- The lure of cookbooks -- Buying it here, bringing it home -- Patricia Wells and the joys of staying in place -- Résidences secondaires -- Renting -- Along came Mayle -- The beaten path -- Au revoir and bonjour
Control code
ocn920017494
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 283 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780226322841
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2015051043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)920017494

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