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The Oxford Companion to Food 2nd Ed

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Its blend of serious food history, culinary expertise, and entertaining serendipity, was and remains unique. 1st Edition. Navy boards with gold lettering to spine. Glazed pictorial unclipped dust jacket, now in a new removable protective clear sleeve. No inscriptions, pp. Clean and bright pages with black and white and coloured photographs throughout.

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Its blend of serious food history, culinary expertise, and entertaining serendipity, was and remains unique. Preface to the Third Edition by Tom Jaine Preface to the Second Edition by Tom Jaine Introduction by Alan Davidson Contributors Subject Index Note on Using this Book The Oxford Companion to Food A-Z Bibliography Acknowledgements.

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