First Edition of More Classic Italian Cooking; Warmly Inscribed by Marcella Hazan
More Classic Italian Cooking.
Item Number: 3533
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1986.
First edition. Original boards. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Inscribed by the author, “To Jane best wishes and….buen appetito Marcella Hazan.” The recipient is Jane Moulton, who was a food editor for The Cleveland Plain Dealer from 1967-1992. She was a member of the American Wine Society and was the editor of its journal until 2008.
"The name Marcella Hazan is synonymous with great Italian cooking. The mere reading of her recipes can stimulate my appetite. Whether they are of a traditional nature or recent interventions, they are all lucidly written and well within the range of the amateur or professional" (Craig Claiborne).