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Gastronomical and culinary literature a survey and analysis of historically oriented collections in the U.S.A. by Barbara L. Feret

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Gastronomy -- History -- Library resources,
  • Cookery -- History -- Library resources,
  • United States -- Library resources

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Edition Notes

Statementby Barbara L. Feret.
LC ClassificationsZ5776.G2 F47
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 124 p. ;
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4738919M
ISBN 100810812045
LC Control Number78032098

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