• € 22
  • Description

    Coffee - table book based on spices and their part in the human history, geography, anthropology, politics, religion, culture, art and design

    The Grammar of Spice is one of the world’s missing books. It will change the way we understand spices and the role they play in defining not only our food but also our place in the world. The essence of each spice is explored in a brief history peppered with interesting anecdotes and tips, and accompanied by reproductions of surface decoration from Owen Jones’s original book, The Grammar of Ornament. The book is beautiful to look at and hold, packed with well-researched material, and will change the way a generation appreciates the incredible world of flavors and tastes that spices open up to us.

    - A BBC Culture Book of the Year

    - An International New York Times Food Book of the Year

  • Code 73536/0000
  • Dimensions 24.6 cm x 17.5 cm
  • ISBN 9780500519677
  • Pages 225
  • Quantity