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Acetaria: A Discourse of Sallets (1699): The Rusticall and Economical Works of John Evelyn

By: John Evelyn

130 pages, Tabs

Prospect Books

Hardback | Dec 1996 | #74597 | ISBN: 0907325645
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NHBS Price: £16.50 $21/€20 approx

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This is an early book about food, and the author discusses with immense bravura and polymathy the merits of salad, the demerits of meat eating, the best way to mix, to grow, to gather and to season a salad, and the place of the salad in classical literature and the early history of man.

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