Under the Tuscan SuneBook - 2003
A CLASSIC FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF UNDER MAGNOLIA Frances Mayes--widely published poet, gourmet cook, and travel writer--opens the door to a wondrous new world when she buys and restores an abandoned villa in the spectacular Tuscan countryside. In evocative language, she brings the reader along as she discovers the beauty and simplicity of life in Italy. Mayes also creates dozens of delicious seasonal recipes from her traditional kitchen and simple garden, all of which she includes in the book. Doing for Tuscany what M.F.K. Fisher and Peter Mayle did for Provence, Mayes writes about the tastes and pleasures of a foreign country with gusto and passion. Now with an excerpt from Frances Mayes's latest southern memoir, Under Magnolia
Publisher: [S.I.] : Crown Publishing Group, 2003.
Branch Call Number: eBOOK OVERDRI
From Library Staff
Frances Mayes changed her life by buying a villa in the Tuscan countryside. This is the story of her love affair with Tuscany - its history, its residents, its cooking.