The Debt to Pleasure (Paperback)

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A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 1996
A Voice Literary Supplement Best 25 of 1996
Winner of the Whitbread Award for Best First Novel
Long-listed for the Booker Prize

Praise For…

"Lanchester has written a novel masquerading as an essay masquerading as a cookbook, and it somehow manages to combine the virtues of all three. "-The New Yorker

"Tour de force is not a phrase to bat around lightly, but The Debt to Pleasure is a glorious entertainment, a showcase of subtle ironies and syntactic flair. "-The Miami Herald

"Dazzling and delicious."-The New York Times Book Review

Product Details
ISBN: 9780805051308
Publisher: Holt Paperbacks
Publication Date: March 1st, 1997
Pages: 272