New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., .
Octavo (24 x 17 cm.), 254 pages. Illustrated with color photographs by Didier Blanchat. FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH. Issued the previous year in French by Robert Laffont. Recipient of the F&W Gold Medal. The first cookbook from the giants of nouvelle cuisine, owners of their eponymous restaurant in Roanne, and one=time students of the great Fernand Point. Small, cryptic ink note ("Heros! 1978"? ) to front free endpaper, otherwise fine in publisher's white cloth. In an unclipped, dust jacket with a small closed tear to the foot of spine; otherwise near fine.