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Cooking for Claudine / John Baxter.

By: Baxter, John, 1939-.
Contributor(s): Baxter, John, 1939-. Immoveable feast.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: [London] : Short Books, 2011Description: xii, 270 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781907595127 (pbk); 1907595120 (pbk).Uniform titles: Immoveable feast Subject(s): Baxter, John, 1939- -- Homes and haunts -- France -- Paris | Christmas -- France -- Paris | Cooking, French -- France -- Paris | Christmas cooking -- France -- Paris | Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Biography | Christmas -- Food | Paris (France) -- Social life and customsDDC classification: 394.2663/0944 Summary: The charming, funny, and improbable tale of how a man who was raised on white bread--and didn't speak a word of French--unexpectedly ended up with the sacred duty of preparing the annual Christmas dinner for a venerable Parisian family.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

'John Baxter is so erudite while being so funny. He's much more than a tourist - he's got it all.' - Diane Johnson, bestselling author of Le Divorce

Originally published as Immoveable feast: a Paris Christmas. New York : Harper Perennial, c2008.

Cover subtitle: How I cooked my way to the heart of a formidable French family.

The charming, funny, and improbable tale of how a man who was raised on white bread--and didn't speak a word of French--unexpectedly ended up with the sacred duty of preparing the annual Christmas dinner for a venerable Parisian family.

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