The Bread Ovens of Quebec.

Kempton, Ill. National Museum of Man, National Museums of Canada; M.O.M. Printing, 1979.

Octavo in wrappers (23 x 15.3 cm.), viii, 119 pages. Illustrated with drawings, b/w, sepia and color photographs. Index. References. FIRST ENGLISH LANGUAGE EDITION, simultaneous with the French edition. A classic of food technology history, both for its informative text and its photographic illustrations, both historical and contemporary. Sections include The Ovens, The Construction of a Clay Bread Oven beside the Riviere a Mars, The Bread, The Oral Tradition, and Conclusions. Fine in coated wrappers.

Price: $150.00