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M. F. K. Fisher (1908–1992)

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Born July 3, 1908, in Albion, Michigan, M.F.K Fisher was raised primarily in Whittier, California, where she enjoyed cooking meals for her family. Encouraged in literary pursuits by her parents, she combined her favorite pastimes-cooking and writing-and began writing about cooking as early as 1929 vis mere when she moved to Dijon, France, with her first husband, Alfred Fisher. Fisher was educated at Illinois College, Occidental College, the University of California at Los Angeles, and the University of Dijon. She has written under the names Mary Frances Parrish, Victoria Bern, and Victoria Berne. A prolific author, her work is primarily autobiography and memoir. Her long list of publications includes Dubious Honors (1988) and Stay Me, Oh Comfort Me: Journals and Stories, 1933-1945, (1993). She also contributed articles to widely known magazines, including the New Yorker, Vanity Fair, and Gourmet. Fisher died of Parkinson's disease on June 22, 1992, in Glen Ellen, California. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre
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(eng) MFK Fisher and husband Dillwyn Parrish co-wrote the novel "[Touch and Go]" as Victoria Berne.

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Værker af M. F. K. Fisher

The Art of Eating (1954) 1,847 eksemplarer
The Gastronomical Me (1989) 609 eksemplarer
How to Cook a Wolf (1942) 591 eksemplarer
Fransk kogekunst (1968) 449 eksemplarer
Two Towns in Provence (1983) 391 eksemplarer
With Bold Knife and Fork (1969) 390 eksemplarer
Sister Age (1983) 355 eksemplarer
As They Were (1982) 354 eksemplarer
An Alphabet for Gourmets (1949) 270 eksemplarer
Consider the Oyster (1988) 259 eksemplarer
Serve It Forth (1937) 229 eksemplarer
Among Friends (1971) 214 eksemplarer
To Begin Again (1992) 152 eksemplarer
Boss Dog: A Story of Provence (1989) 111 eksemplarer
Not Now, but Now (1947) 102 eksemplarer
Love in a Dish and Other Pieces (2011) 94 eksemplarer
Dubious Honors (1988) 74 eksemplarer
From the Journals of M.F.K. Fisher (1999) 44 eksemplarer
The Theoretical Foot (2016) 42 eksemplarer
A Considerable Town (1978) 39 eksemplarer
In My Mother's Kitchen: 25 Writers on Love, Cooking, and Family (2006) — Bidragyder — 33 eksemplarer
M.F.K. Fisher's Provence (2015) 14 eksemplarer
Two Kitchens in Provence (1999) 9 eksemplarer
Spirits of the Valley (1985) 4 eksemplarer
The Standing and the Waiting (1985) 4 eksemplarer
McCalls 1971.12 1 eksemplar
Lears 1990.06 1 eksemplar
Life 1945.09.24 1 eksemplar
McCalls 1956.10 1 eksemplar
McCalls 1970.01 1 eksemplar
McCalls 1971.09 1 eksemplar
Vanity Fair 1984.11 1 eksemplar
Sonoma 2013.Summer 1 eksemplar
True Food 1989.Fall 1 eksemplar
Vogue 1948.07 1 eksemplar
Vogue 1972.03.01 1 eksemplar
Vogue 1979.11 1 eksemplar
Westways 1935.02 1 eksemplar
Westways 1978.09 1 eksemplar
Westways 1979.06 1 eksemplar
Westways 1979.10 1 eksemplar
Westways 1980.02 1 eksemplar
Woman's Day 1964.12 1 eksemplar
Woman's Day 1957.09 1 eksemplar
ZYZZYVA 1985.12 1 eksemplar
Newsweek 1980.02.11 1 eksemplar
Omni 1989.10 1 eksemplar
Out West 1967.Fall 1 eksemplar
Pageant 1950.10 1 eksemplar
Saga 1962.03 1 eksemplar
Harpers 1995.08 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1944.02 1 eksemplar
California 1988.03 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1943.06 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1943.07 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1943.08 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1943.09 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1943.10 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1943.11 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1943.12 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1944.01 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1944.03 1 eksemplar
Bon Appetit 1979.09 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1944.04 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1944.05 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1944.07 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1944.10 1 eksemplar
Coronet 1944.11 1 eksemplar
Esquire 1970.08 1 eksemplar
Esquire 1975.12 1 eksemplar
Food & Wine 1978.11 1 eksemplar
Food & Wine 1979.02 1 eksemplar
Food & Wine 1979.04 1 eksemplar
California 1985.06 1 eksemplar
Bon Appetit 1978.05 1 eksemplar
Food & Wine 1980.06 1 eksemplar
Little Fishes 1 eksemplar
Aix-en-Provence 1 eksemplar
Cesar 1 eksemplar
Women & Fiction 2 1 eksemplar
People Ask Me 1 eksemplar
Milk Toast 1 eksemplar
About Cats 1 eksemplar
Bon Appetit 1977.12 1 eksemplar
I Was Really Very Hungry [short story] — Forfatter — 1 eksemplar
Marseille (2016) 1 eksemplar
Bon Appetit 1977.03 1 eksemplar
Food & Wine 1979.08 1 eksemplar
Food & Wine 1980.09 1 eksemplar
Harpers 1937.04 1 eksemplar
Harpers 1945.10 1 eksemplar
Holiday 1956.03 1 eksemplar
Holiday 1957.11 1 eksemplar
Holiday 1969.11 1 eksemplar
Harpers 1937.03 1 eksemplar
Food & Wine 1988.02 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1949.04 1 eksemplar
Ford Times 1984.02 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1941.09 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1942.05 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1948.08 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1948.09 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1948.12 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1949.01 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1949.02 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1949.03 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1949.07 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1949.08 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1949.09 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1949.10 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1957.01 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1958.10 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1978.05 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 1992.09 1 eksemplar
Gourmet 2001.09 1 eksemplar

Associated Works

Smagens fysiologi (1825) — Translator & Annotations, nogle udgaver1,506 eksemplarer
The Art of the Personal Essay (1994) — Bidragyder — 1,370 eksemplarer
Alice B. Toklas' kogebog (1954) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver730 eksemplarer
Secret Ingredients: The New Yorker Book of Food and Drink (2007) — Bidragyder — 535 eksemplarer
Japanese Cooking: A Simple Art (1980) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver520 eksemplarer
The Norton Book of Women's Lives (1993) — Bidragyder — 408 eksemplarer
Americans in Paris: A Literary Anthology (2004) — Bidragyder — 297 eksemplarer
Brother Juniper's Bread Book: Slow-rise As Method And Metaphor (1991) — Forord, nogle udgaver211 eksemplarer
Square Meals (1984) — Forord, nogle udgaver198 eksemplarer
Maiden Voyages: Writings of Women Travelers (1993) — Bidragyder — 189 eksemplarer
The Unprejudiced Palate: Classic Thoughts on Food and the Good Life (1962) — Efterskrift, nogle udgaver178 eksemplarer
The Norton Book of Personal Essays (1997) — Bidragyder — 142 eksemplarer
The Big New Yorker Book of Cats (2013) — Bidragyder — 130 eksemplarer
The State of the Language [1990] (1979) — Bidragyder — 88 eksemplarer
The State of the Language [1980] (1980) — Bidragyder — 82 eksemplarer
Her Fork in the Road: Women Celebrate Food and Travel (2001) — Bidragyder — 79 eksemplarer
The Literary Ghost: Great Contemporary Ghost Stories (1991) — Bidragyder — 75 eksemplarer
Women and Fiction: Volume 2 (1978) — Bidragyder — 73 eksemplarer
A Commonplace Book of Cookery (1975) — Forord, nogle udgaver40 eksemplarer
Great Vegetables From the Great Chefs (1990) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver36 eksemplarer
Great Tours and Detours: The Sophisticated Traveler Series (1985) — Bidragyder — 34 eksemplarer
Antaeus No. 61, Autumn 1988 - Journals, Notebooks & Diaries (1988) — Bidragyder — 34 eksemplarer
Travelers' Tales PROVENCE : True Stories (2003) — Bidragyder — 29 eksemplarer
My Paris (1972) — Introduktion — 16 eksemplarer
Antaeus No. 68, Spring 1992 (1992) — Bidragyder — 14 eksemplarer
The Uncanny Gastronomic: Strange Tales of the Edible Weird (2023) — Bidragyder — 12 eksemplarer
Continent's End: A Collection of California Writing (1944) — Bidragyder — 12 eksemplarer
Bonanza Banquets (1950) — Bidragyder — 8 eksemplarer
Not a Station but a Place (1979) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver7 eksemplarer
Architectural Digest 1999 April (1999) — Bidragyder — 7 eksemplarer
The Haunted Dancers (1967) — Bidragyder — 7 eksemplarer
The Best American Short Stories 1948 (1948) — Bidragyder — 5 eksemplarer
Teen-Age Treasury for Girls (1958) — Bidragyder — 5 eksemplarer
The Journal of Gastronomy, Volume 1, Summer 1984 — Bidragyder — 4 eksemplarer
Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine - 1964/04 — Bidragyder — 3 eksemplarer
Other Nations: Animals in Modern Literature (2010) — Bidragyder — 3 eksemplarer
Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine - 1984/04 — Bidragyder — 3 eksemplarer
Architectural Digest 1989 May — Bidragyder — 2 eksemplarer
Argosy January 1950 (1950) — Bidragyder — 2 eksemplarer
The Atlantic, October 1946 — Bidragyder — 2 eksemplarer
'47 The Magazine of the Year (#11, November) — Bidragyder — 2 eksemplarer
Husbands and Lovers (1949) — Bidragyder — 2 eksemplarer
New Yorker 1966.09.24 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
America Illustrated 1974.10 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Atlantic 1947.04 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Atlantic 1944.11 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Atlantic 1950.02 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Atlantic 1949.01 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Atlantic 1945.05 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Atlantic 1950.04 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Atlantic 1955.08 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Atlantic 1944.03 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Atlantic 1943.10 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Atlantic 1937.06 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Architectural Digest 1989 July — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Architectural Digest 1989 March — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
Architectural Digest 1980 July — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
American Way 1991.09.01 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar
American Health 1991.July/August — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar

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Clear-eyed evocation of a long-gone France. Read in Dijon, walked down her street, saw the same buildings, some 80 years on.
 
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fmclellan | 6 andre anmeldelser | Jan 23, 2024 |
"L'huître mène une vie terrible, mais palpitante." Comment résister à un tel incipit ?
 
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marievictoire | 9 andre anmeldelser | Dec 30, 2023 |
This is a collection of essays written by Mary Frances Kennedy Fisher over the course of her life. They are personal introspection on the topics of her childhood, marriages, people she has known and places she has lived; all around the theme of food and enjoying food with those one loves.
If you have read her work before, you know that her use of language in writing is masterful and evocative. If you have not, you will find that reading her essays is an immersive and transformative experience.… (mere)
 
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MrsLee | Sep 28, 2023 |

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