Galatoire’s Biography of a Bistro, Signed by Both Authors, 2004: Book written by Marda Burton and Kenneth Holditch and published in 2004 by Hill Street Press, Athens, Georgia. Hard cover book with dust jacket, both in mint condition. 229 pages. This copy in as-if-new condition. First edition, second printing. Copyrighted in 2004 by the authors. See image for signatures. Definitely gift quality!
The book is celebration of Galatoire’s, a restaurant renowned for its culinary art and French Quarter flair, features photographs, memorabilia, and 25 signature recipes. Presented is a description of Galatoire’s appeal for New Orleans locals as well as its attraction to notable diners including Mick Jagger, Jimmy Buffett, Anne Bancroft, Mel Brooks, Richard Gere, U2, Tennessee Williams, William Faulkner, and Harpo Marx. Recipes for dishes such as Canape Lorenzo and Trout Marguery are included, as are quirky customs known as “the Line” and “Friday Lunch,” a local tradition that occurs during the cocktail hour. Includes many, many pictures of celebrity customers.
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