Dinner with Mr. Darcy: Recipes Inspired by the Novels of Jane Austen

ISBN-13: 9781782490562

ISBN-10: 1782490566

Author: Pen Vogler

Publication date:
2013
Publisher:
Cico
Format:
Hardcover 160 pages
 
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Acknowledged author Pen Vogler wrote Dinner with Mr. Darcy: Recipes Inspired by the Novels of Jane Austen comprising 160 pages back in 2013. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 1782490566 and 9781782490562. Since then Dinner with Mr. Darcy: Recipes Inspired by the Novels of Jane Austen textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.


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Eat with Jane Austen.Food is an important theme in Jane Austen's novels - it is used as a commodity for showing off, as a way of showing kindliness among neighbors, as part of the dynamics of family life, and-of course-for comic effect. Dinner with Mr Darcy takes authentic recipes from the period, inspired by the food that features in Austen's novels and letters, and adapts them for contemporary cooks. The text is interwoven throughout with quotes from the novels, and feature spreads cover some of the key themes of food and eating in Austen’s time, including table arrangements, kitchens and gardens, changing mealtimes, and servants and service. Whether you are hoping to beguile a single gentleman in possession of a substantial fortune, or you just want to have your own version of the picnic on Box Hill in Emma, you will find fully updated recipes using easily available ingredients to help you recreate the dishes and dining experiences of Jane Austen's characters and their contemporaries.