Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close
La Cucina: A Novel of Rapture cover
  • ISBN: 9780060195380
  • ISBN10: 006019538X

La Cucina: A Novel of Rapture

by Prior, Lily

  • List Price: $24.00
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publish date: 01/01/2003
used Add to Cart $1.67
You save: 93%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $5.60
You save: 77%
Marketplace Item
Description
La Cucina combines the sensuous pleasures of love and food, simmering in the heat of a Sicilian kitchen. Rosa Fiore is a solitary middle-aged librarian who has resigned herself to a loveless life, and expresses her passionate nature through her delicious cooking. Then, one day, she meets an enigmatic chef, known only as l'Inglese, whose research on the heritage of Sicilian cuisine leads him into Rosa's library and into her heart. They share one sublime summer of discovery, during which l'Inglese awakens the power of Rosa's sexuality, and together they reach new heights of culinary passion. When he vanishes unexpectedly Rosa returns to her family's estate to grieve for her lost love only to find a new fulfillment as well as many surprises in the magic of her beloved Cucina.<P>A love song to Italy, La Cucina is a celebration of all things sensual. It spills over with intense images, colors, fragrances, and exuberant characters, all reflecting the splendor of the Sicilian countryside in which it is set.
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Owls Books

Location: Toledo, OH
Good
May be an ex-library copy with library markings or stickers, may have some highlighting and or textual notes. May no longer have dust jacket or accessories if applicable.
$1.67
HPB-Ruby

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$5.38
TheBigBookowski

Location: Los Angeles, CA
New
Shipping Icon
Glued binding. Paper over boards. With dust jacket. 263 p.
$5.60
HPB Inc.

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$5.83
Ye Old Bookworm

Location: Odessa, TX
Very Good
Shipping Icon
0-06-019538-x. 8vo-8" to 9" tall; 263 pages; DJ edges lightly rubbed. Mylar cover. Book solid, clean and tight.
$6.75
Manny Recidro Books

Location: San Diego, CA
Like New
Shipping Icon
First Printing. Sml 8vo. Rem. mark to bot. end pages, else Fine/Fine in clear dust jacket cvr. Author's first novel.
$7.31
Robinson Street Books

Location: Binghamton, NY
Very Good
Shipping Icon
006019538X Very good. Clean text. Email for further information. Free tracking USA. Quality, Value, Experience.
$10.41
Adagio Books

Location: Longmont, CO
New
Shipping Icon
6 x 8 1/2. Stated First Edition. Brand New. Since childhood, Rosa Fiore found
[...]
$11.25
Abacus Bookshop

Location: Pittsford, NY
Like New
Shipping Icon
8vo, 263 pp.
$11.25
SuzyQBooks

Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Very Good
Shipping Icon
Book. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Clean.
$13.43
Ziebarth Books

Location: Coal Valley, IL
Like New
First edition, first printing, hardcover. 263 pages. Fine with tail of spine bumped, in a fine dust jacket. Mylar cover on jacket. Author's debut novel.
$16.87
Robinson Street Books

Location: Binghamton, NY
Very Good
Shipping Icon
006019538X Very good in very good little nicked dust jacket. First edition * Free tracking USA. Quality, Value, Experience.
$16.87
M and N Media

Location: ACWORTH, GA
Acceptable
Shipping Icon
006019538X We guarantee all of our items-customer service and satisfaction
[...]
$17.87
M and N Media

Location: ACWORTH, GA
New
Shipping Icon
006019538X We guarantee all of our items-customer service and satisfaction
[...]
$18.62