The Gastronomical Me
The Gastronomical Me
M. F. K. Fisher



M. F. K. Fisher sees life stomach first. The New York Times said "She spit Puritan restraint out like a dull wine and made a life of savoring the slow, sensual pleasures of the table." And between meals, she savored the pleasures of men and travel, too. She recalls California in 1912, life in France in the 1930s, and traveling solo to Mexico in 1941. Her first oyster is a beautiful story, about adolescence and the glory of the briny mollusk, and her humor is as forthright as her taste at table.

Title The Gastronomical Me
Author M. F. K. Fisher
Publisher North Point Press
Title First Published 10 October 1989
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 276 p.
ISBN-10 0865473927
ISBN-13 9780865473928
Publication Date 10 October 1989
Main content page count 276
Weight 16 oz.
 


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