About this book
With an introduction from Elizabeth Gilbert, Margaret's great-granddaughter, this unearthed treasure is both a beautifully-written, useful cookbook and an insight into a lifestyle previously forgotten
Elizabeth Gilbert, author of "Eat, Pray, Love" unearthed this cookery treasure by her great-grandmother. Written during WWII and inspired by the food shortages of the time, it is a workday cookbook, espousing the importance of farmer's markets and ethnic food, and also a celebration of new epicurean adventures in search of the best fresh ingredients. Gilbert provides an introduction.