Beard on Bread 1984 & Beard on Pasta 1985 Cookbooks by James Beard Alfred A. Knopf

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Since the early 1970s, more than 250,000 bread lovers have relied on Beard on Bread to show them exactly how to make the most out-of-this-world bread imaginable.

There is no smell in the world of food to equal the perfume of baking bread and few greater pleasures in eating than sitting down with a slice of freshly baked bread" - James Beard

Beard on Pasta is a collection of delicious pasta recipes by a respected chef and the author of Beard on Bread includes all the information necessary for a variety of dishes, including tips on saucing, stuffing, and serving.Beard on Bread includes all the information necessary for a variety of dishes, including tips on saucing, stuffing, and serving.includes all the information necessary for a variety of dishes, including tips on saucing, stuffing, and serving.

 

James Beard is designated the "dean of American cookery" by the New York Times; Beard laid the foundations for amateur and professional food enthusiasts' generations. After publishing his first cookbook in 1940, Beard hosted the NBC cooking show I Love to Eat.  

Condition

The books Beard on Bread 1984 & Beard on Pasta are in good shape for their age with no rips or tears.

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Book dimensions:8x7x1

  

 



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