Rice, Spice, and Bitter Oranges: Mediterranean Foods and Festivals

Rice, Spice, and Bitter Oranges: Mediterranean Foods and Festivals

By: Perl, Lila

Price: $12.00

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Book Condition: Good


Upper corners bumped and worn, spine slightly cocked. Dust jacket chipped and rubbed with some staining to the rear panel. Protected in a new Mylar archival sleeve. Pages clean throughout. 272 pages with Index. A cultural and culinary tour of Spain, Portugal, Italy, Greece, North Africa, Israel, Syria, Lebanon, and other lands bordering on the Mediterranean. In each area, the author writes of the varied customs, festivals, traditional foods, and eating habits. Line drawings by Dino Rigolo accompany the text. Not a cookbook per se, although several recipes are provided for each region written about in this Mediterranean food tour. As stated on the dust jacket: "This is a book for all who are interested in good eating, colorful traditions, and travel."

Title: Rice, Spice, and Bitter Oranges: Mediterranean Foods and Festivals

Author: Perl, Lila

Illustrator: Stanislao Dino Rigolo

Categories: Food and Drink,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The World Publishing Company: 1967

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 00116

Keywords: Culture Eating Traditional Foods Cooking Recpes Mediterranean Food Greece Portugal Spain Italy Israel North Africa Syria Lebaanon,