The Resource Cheese, pears, peasants : history and a proverb, Massimo Montanari, translated by Beth Archer Brombert, (electronic resource)

Cheese, pears, peasants : history and a proverb, Massimo Montanari, translated by Beth Archer Brombert, (electronic resource)

Label
Cheese, pears, peasants : history and a proverb
Title
Cheese, pears, peasants
Title remainder
history and a proverb
Statement of responsibility
Massimo Montanari, translated by Beth Archer Brombert
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
""Do not let the peasant know how good cheese is with pears"" goes the extremely well known yet hard to decipher saying. Intrigued by this proverb, which has endured since the Middle Ages, Massimo Montanari launches an adventurous history of its origins and utility. Perusing archival cookbooks, agricultural and dietary treatises, literary works, and anthologies of beloved proverbs, Montanari finds in the nobility's demanding palettes and delicate stomachs a deep love of cheese with pears from medieval times onward. At first, cheese and its visceral, earthy pleasures was treated a
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Montanari, Massimo
Dewey number
  • 394.1/2
  • 394.12
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GT2855
LC item number
.M66 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brombert, Beth Archer
Series statement
Arts and traditions of the table : perspectives on culinary history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food habits
  • Proverbs, Italian
Label
Cheese, pears, peasants : history and a proverb, Massimo Montanari, translated by Beth Archer Brombert, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. A Proverb to Decipher; 2. A Wedding Announcement; 3. Peasant Fare; 4. When Rustic Food Becomes the Fashion; 5. A Hard Road to Ennoblement; 6. The Ideology of Differenceand Strategies of Appropriation; 7. A High-Born Fruit; 8. When Desire Conflicts with Health; 9. Peasants and Knights; 10. To Savor (To Know)/Taste (Good Taste); 11. How a Proverb Is Born; 12. "Do Not Share Pears with Your Master"; References; Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (127 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231526937
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000051978
  • (EBL)908320
  • (OCoLC)680622111
  • (SSID)ssj0000483268
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11320577
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000483268
  • (PQKBWorkID)10529248
  • (PQKB)10551052
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC908320
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000051978
Label
Cheese, pears, peasants : history and a proverb, Massimo Montanari, translated by Beth Archer Brombert, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. A Proverb to Decipher; 2. A Wedding Announcement; 3. Peasant Fare; 4. When Rustic Food Becomes the Fashion; 5. A Hard Road to Ennoblement; 6. The Ideology of Differenceand Strategies of Appropriation; 7. A High-Born Fruit; 8. When Desire Conflicts with Health; 9. Peasants and Knights; 10. To Savor (To Know)/Taste (Good Taste); 11. How a Proverb Is Born; 12. "Do Not Share Pears with Your Master"; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (127 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231526937
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000051978
  • (EBL)908320
  • (OCoLC)680622111
  • (SSID)ssj0000483268
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11320577
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000483268
  • (PQKBWorkID)10529248
  • (PQKB)10551052
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC908320
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000051978

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