Venus in the Kitchen or Love's Cookery Book by Bey, Pilaff

Venus in the Kitchen or Love's Cookery Book

Bey, Pilaff

Collected and written, barely pseudonymously, by Norman Douglas, introduction by Graham Greene, decorations by Bruce Roberts, frontispiece painting by D.H.Lawrence, acknowledgements to Faith Compton Mackenzie and Sybille Bedford for their contributions and help. Meat, fish, game, sauces, desserts; a collection of recipes, all with aphrodisiacal qualities; the author's last book, "fitting", according to Graham Greene in his introduction



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Publisher: William Heinemann. First English edition. 1952
Fine in very good dustwrapper with a couple of nicks at the crown of the spine.

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