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The household tips of the great writers, Mark Crick

Label
The household tips of the great writers
Title
The household tips of the great writers
Statement of responsibility
Mark Crick
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A complete guide to household management compiled by the sparklingly funny Mark Crick: everything you ever needed to know, but were too literate to ask."--Jacket
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Crick, Mark
Dewey number
828.9207
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6110.P3
LC item number
C749 2011
Literary form
humor satires etc
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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The household tips of the great writers, Mark Crick
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Note
"Excepting the preface, the text in this book was previously published with colour illustrations in three volumes: Kafka's Soup, first published by Libri Publications Ltd, 2005, extended paperback edition published by Granta Books 2007; Sartre's Sink, published by Granta Books 2008; Machiavelli's Lawn, published by Granta Books 2011"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface, with Mrs Isabella Beeton -- Great writers in the kitchen. Lamb with dill sauce à la Raymond Chandler -- Tarragon eggs à la Jane Austen -- Quick miso soup à la Franz Kafka -- Rich chocolate cake à la Irvine Welsh -- Tiramisu à la Marcel Proust -- Coq au vin à la Gabriel García Márquez -- Mushroom risotto à la John Steinbeck -- Boned stuffed poussins à la Marquis de Sade -- Clafoutis grandmère à la Virginia Woolf -- Fenkata à la Homer -- Vietnamese chicken à la Graham Greene -- Sole à la Dieppoise à la Jorge Luis Borges -- Cheese on toast à la Harold Pinter -- Onion tart à la Geoffrey Chaucer -- Rösti à la Thomas Mann -- Moules marinière à la Italo Calvino -- Plum pudding à la Charles Dickens -- Great writers' DIY tips. Hanging wallpaper with Ernest Hemingway -- Bleeding a radiator with Emily Brontë -- Reglazing a window with Milan Kundera -- Replacing a light switch with Elfriede Jelinek -- Painting a room with Haruki Murakami -- Tiling a bathroom with Fyodor Dostoevsky -- Putting up a shelf with Julius Caesar -- Repairing a dripping tap with Marguerite Duras -- Boarding an attic with Edgar Allan Poe -- Putting up a garden fence with Hunter S. Thompson -- Applying sealant round a bath with Johann Wolfgang von Goethe -- Remedying a drawer that sticks with Samuel Beckett Unblocking a sink with Jean-Paul Sartre -- Painting a panelled door with Anaïs Nin -- Great writers in the garden. Introduction with Niccolò Machiavelli -- Planting a hanging basket with Raymond Carver -- Growing potatoes with Bertolt Brecht -- Dividing bamboo with Isabel Allende -- On the art of mowing with Niccolò Machiavelli -- Planting a fruit tree with Henrik Ibsen -- Removing a sucker with Bret Easton Ellis -- Burying bulbs in autumn with Sylvia Plath -- Weeding by hand with Émile Zola -- Caring for heather with Alan Bennett -- Propagating from a vine with Mary Shelley -- Repotting a house plant with Martin Amis -- How to prune the rose with Pablo Neruda
Extent
1 online resource (x, 276 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040023376
Label
The household tips of the great writers, Mark Crick
Link
Publication
Note
"Excepting the preface, the text in this book was previously published with colour illustrations in three volumes: Kafka's Soup, first published by Libri Publications Ltd, 2005, extended paperback edition published by Granta Books 2007; Sartre's Sink, published by Granta Books 2008; Machiavelli's Lawn, published by Granta Books 2011"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface, with Mrs Isabella Beeton -- Great writers in the kitchen. Lamb with dill sauce à la Raymond Chandler -- Tarragon eggs à la Jane Austen -- Quick miso soup à la Franz Kafka -- Rich chocolate cake à la Irvine Welsh -- Tiramisu à la Marcel Proust -- Coq au vin à la Gabriel García Márquez -- Mushroom risotto à la John Steinbeck -- Boned stuffed poussins à la Marquis de Sade -- Clafoutis grandmère à la Virginia Woolf -- Fenkata à la Homer -- Vietnamese chicken à la Graham Greene -- Sole à la Dieppoise à la Jorge Luis Borges -- Cheese on toast à la Harold Pinter -- Onion tart à la Geoffrey Chaucer -- Rösti à la Thomas Mann -- Moules marinière à la Italo Calvino -- Plum pudding à la Charles Dickens -- Great writers' DIY tips. Hanging wallpaper with Ernest Hemingway -- Bleeding a radiator with Emily Brontë -- Reglazing a window with Milan Kundera -- Replacing a light switch with Elfriede Jelinek -- Painting a room with Haruki Murakami -- Tiling a bathroom with Fyodor Dostoevsky -- Putting up a shelf with Julius Caesar -- Repairing a dripping tap with Marguerite Duras -- Boarding an attic with Edgar Allan Poe -- Putting up a garden fence with Hunter S. Thompson -- Applying sealant round a bath with Johann Wolfgang von Goethe -- Remedying a drawer that sticks with Samuel Beckett Unblocking a sink with Jean-Paul Sartre -- Painting a panelled door with Anaïs Nin -- Great writers in the garden. Introduction with Niccolò Machiavelli -- Planting a hanging basket with Raymond Carver -- Growing potatoes with Bertolt Brecht -- Dividing bamboo with Isabel Allende -- On the art of mowing with Niccolò Machiavelli -- Planting a fruit tree with Henrik Ibsen -- Removing a sucker with Bret Easton Ellis -- Burying bulbs in autumn with Sylvia Plath -- Weeding by hand with Émile Zola -- Caring for heather with Alan Bennett -- Propagating from a vine with Mary Shelley -- Repotting a house plant with Martin Amis -- How to prune the rose with Pablo Neruda
Extent
1 online resource (x, 276 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040023376

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