A Little Dinner Before the Play

A Little Dinner Before the Play

Agnes Jekyll


no matter if extolling the benefits of a happy breakfast tray, conjuring up a iciness picnic of figs and mulled wine, sharing scrumptious Tuscan recipes, or suggesting a last-minute pre-theatre dinner, the glowing writings of society hostess and philanthropist Agnes Jekyll describe meals for each possible get together and temper. along with her emphasis on clean, uncomplicated, trendy dishes, Jekyll was once years sooner than her time. initially released in The Times within the early Nineteen Twenties, those divinely witty and brilliantly saw items are nonetheless enjoyed this day for his or her heat and pleasant recommendation.

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