The New Book of Apples

£45.00 £35.00

The New Book of Apples Author: Format: Hardback First Published: Published By: Ebury Press Pages: 320 ISBN: 9780091883980 Categories: , ,

Revised edition. 288pp. 32 fine colour plates. Numerous further illustrations. A complete history of apples and a detailed survey of over 2,000 varieties worldwide. Hardback; with dust-jacket.

Weight1.4 kg
a fascinating history * Catherine Barnes, Sunday Express * with its painstakingly researched history and spot-on tasting notes, this book is invaluable to anyone who loves the crunch of a fine apple * Nigel Slater, The Observer * written with huge enthusiasm and knowledge, this is evidently an invaluable guide * Fresh Produce Journal * a brilliant apple bible * Financial Times * A fascinating history -- Catherine Barnes * Sunday Express *

Author Biography

Joan Morgan is the connoisseur of apples. Originally trained as a biochemist, she was the first woman invited to become a member of the Royal Horticultural Society's Fruit and Vegetable Committee. Alison Richards is an award-winning radio producer and writer with a special interest in the social aspects of gardening and cookery.