"Lovely Food: A Cookery Notebook" LOWINSKY, Ruth


[127] pp.

The Nonesuch Press


8 3/4" x 5 3/4"

w/ Table decorations invented & drawn by Thomas Lowinsky

Ruth J. Emilie Lowinsky (nee Hirsch, 1893-1958), was a Jewish English society hostess and food writer. Her husband, the surrealist painter Thomas Esmond Lowinsky (1892-1947), provided illustrations for this, her first book. published, as the dedication states 'For Each Other and our Greedier Friends'. The book, now famous for its examples of pre-War party food, is divided up into 'Menus'.

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