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'Books For Cooks' Print. The World's Greatest Books For Food Lovers

'Books For Cooks' Print. The World's Greatest Books For Food Lovers

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What if some of the most famous books and plays of all time had been written with food-lovers in mind? This humorous poster print is the ideal gift for any book-lover who enjoys cooking or baking.

The books we used to make the print were specially selected from our vast collection of vintage Penguin Books, those hugely collectable paperbacks that were first produced in the 1930s.

Here's a list of the books in the print - you score a point for each one that you know the original title of ;-)

War And Peas by Leo Tolstory
Tart Of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
Lady Chatterley's Larder by DH Lawrence
Pies And Prejudice by Jane Austen
Cress Of The d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
The Grape Gatsby by F Scott Fitzgerald
A Chocolate Orange by Anthony Burgess
Lord Of The Fries by William Golding
Remembrance Of Things Pasta by Marcel Proust
A View From The Fridge by Arthur Miller
The Invisible Flan by HG Wells
The Remains Of The Cake by Kazuo Ishiguro
The Unbearable Lightness Of Beans by Milan Kundera
The Crêpes Of Wrath by John Steinbeck
Bun Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey
Much Ado About Muffins by William Shakespeare
Moby-Dip by Herman Melville

  • Professionally printed on 200gsm/120lb premium archival heavy silk paper
  • Shipped in a sturdy mailing tube
  • The print is sold unframed (the frames in the photos are for illustrational purposes only)

This is an original artwork Copyright © 2020 Standard Designs Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

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