A History of English Food

by Clarissa Dickson Wright

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  • 9780099514947
  • 9781448107452

In this magnificent guide to England's cuisine, the inimitable Clarissa Dickson Wright takes us from a medieval feast to a modern-day farmers' market, visiting the Tudor working man's table and a Georgian kitchen along the way.

Peppered with surprises and seasoned with wit, A History of England Food is a classic for any food lover.


  • Random House; October 2011
  • ISBN: 9781448107452
  • Read online, or download in secure ePub format
  • Title: A History of English Food
  • Author: Clarissa Dickson Wright
  • Imprint: Cornerstone Digital
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9780099514947
  • 9781448107452

In The Press

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About The Author

Clarissa Dickson Wright found fame alongside Jennifer Paterson as one half of the much-loved TV cooking partnership Two Fat Ladies. Her autobiography, Spilling the Beans, was a Sunday Times number one bestseller and she is also the author of many other books, including Clarissa and the Countryman, Clarissa and the Countryman Sally Forth, The Game Cookbook and Potty! She has made several programmes for television about food history, including Clarissa and the King's Cookbook (which looks at recipes from the reign of Richard II), and a documentary on the eighteenth-century food writer Hannah Glasse.