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LONG AGO IN FRANCE: The Years in Dijon

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

If you have read much of Fisher's earlier autobiographical jottings (Dubious Honors, 1988, etc.), you've probably heard about her blissful early years in France, newly married to her first husband and living a student life in a Dijon boardinghouse, in two tiny rooms with hideous wallpaper and a lumpy mattress. It has always been an enchanted time in her memory, when she learned to eat well and ... Read full review

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Review: Long Ago In France: The Years In Dijon

User Review  - Fanficfan44 - Goodreads

I read an article recently mentioning MFK Fisher and decided to check one of her books out of my library. Mrs. Fisher is an accomplished food writer, who lived through WWI and WWII. These historic ... Read full review

Review: Long Ago In France: The Years In Dijon

User Review  - Bill Keefe - Goodreads

A warm and vividly clear account of the author's baptism into French - specifically bourgognais - food, history and culture. Pearls of elevated writing are interspersed with a running account of ... Read full review

Review: Long Ago In France: The Years In Dijon

User Review  - Anne Marie - Goodreads

I have nothing against the author of this book. She writes very well, and has a lot of nice memories of her younger days in France. But that's just it...she has nice, boring, mostly food memories that ... Read full review

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