The Physiology of Taste (Paperback)

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By Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, Anne Drayton (Translator), Anne Drayton (Introduction by)
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First published in 1825, this book is a brilliant treatise on the pleasures of eating and the rich arts of food, wine, and philosophy, written by a famed French gastronome. This edition includes recipes.

About the Author


Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin (1755-1826) was a French lawyer and politician, whose book, The Physiology of Taste, published in 1825, is still inspiring chefs and food enthusiasts alike, particularly through his essay 'On Gourmandism'. It contains some of the most famous dinner table witticisms and aphorisms in history, including 'Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you what you are.'"
Product Details
ISBN: 9780140446142
ISBN-10: 0140446141
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication Date: November 1994
Pages: 384
Language: English
Series: Penguin Classics