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Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005 Hardcover – May 1, 2006


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  • Hardcover: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Assouline (May 1, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 2843238455
  • ISBN-13: 978-2843238451
  • Product Dimensions: 12.1 x 9.6 x 1.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 4.4 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,115,354 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Feeding Desire explores the history, forms, and social meaning of eating utensils over the past five centuries. --.

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10 of 12 people found the following review helpful By Carlos Oliveira Siffert on January 15, 2007
From contemporary food design to the spectacle of eighteenth-century aristocratic feasts, this book examines the history of cutlery and dining ritual. A broad offering of [great, beautiful] pictures, and collection of texts that explore the social meanings and fascinating forms of table settings. A truly fascinating book. Somewhat specific, but highly recommended!
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By N. Lehmann on September 12, 2009
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It is a brilliant, well crafted and informative book. The illustrations are beautiful. A remarkable and interesting reference book. It was a really pleasant surprised when it arrived. Great cultural notes and psychology of dining. A niche book that transcends its genre spectacularly.
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