Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Cooking with the Chinese Flavor

Tsuifeng Lin, Hsiangju Lin
Drawings by Siu Lan Loh
Prentice-Hall, 1956
Writer and photographer Carl Van Vechten mentioned
artist Mai-mai Sze as an influence on Chinese cooking.
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(Next post: Famous Chinese Short Stories)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Harold Nicolson, The War Years 1939–1945

Volume II of Diaries & Letters
Edited by Nigel Nicolson
Atheneum, 1967
Book-of-the-Month Edition
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(Next post: Harold Nicolson, Diaries & Letters, 1930–1964)

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

First Steps in Reading English

C. M. Gibson and I. A. Richards
Pocket Books, 1957
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(Next post August 21: My Father)

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

The Good Earth

Pearl S. Buck
Pocket Books, 1956
A Cardinal Edition, 6th Printing
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