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Edna Lewis

At the Table with an American Original

Sara B. Franklin

Edna Lewis (1916-2006) wrote some of America's most resonant, lyrical, and significant cookbooks, including the now classic The Taste of Country Cooking. Lewis cooked and wrote as a means to explore her memories of childhood on a farm in Freetown, Virginia, a community first founded by black families freed from slavery. With such observations as we...
Publish Date
2018
April 13
Goodreads rating
3.79
ISBN
9781469638553
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This book is vital, introducing a new generation of readers and eaters to the deeply important life and legacy of Miss Lewis.      source