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Toujours Provence

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Vintage Departures (Random House): 1992

Seller ID: 005675

ISBN: 0679736042

Condition: Good +


Corner crease on front cover, some rubbing on spine corners. Spine uncreased, text clean. 241 pp. A sequel to Mayle's "A Year in Provence." Time magazine praises it as "irresistable prose --- the joys of a bountiful climate, brilliant sun and a splendid cuisine." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Hotel Pastis: A Novel of Provence

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1993

Edition: 1st U.S Edition

Seller ID: 0503003696

ISBN: 0679402292

Condition: Very Good


389 pp. Blue cloth, gilt on spine still bright. Dust jacket has soil, edge chipping. Text clean. Fresh off a divorce, Simon decides to do some R&R in the south of France and ends up buying and restoring a small hotel that becomes enmeshed in a bank robbery plot. View more info

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Anything Considered

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: $3.20

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1996

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 004861

ISBN: 0679441239

Condition: Good


303 pp. Spine slanted, library discard stampings. Text clean and bright, mylar on dust jacket. A novel about Bennett, an English expatriate living in France who gets involved in a dangerous truffle production scheme. Mayle has written memoir travel books about living in Provence. View more info

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Bon Appetit! (Travels with Knife, Fork & Corkscrew Through France)

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Time Warner: 2002

Seller ID: 010056

ISBN: 075153269X

Condition: Very Good


233 pp. Lightly used, corners a bit thumbed. Spine uncreased. Text clean. Mayle takes the reader on a humorous gourmet's journey through France's fairs and festivals. Size: 8v0 --7.75 in Tall View more info

Acquired Tastes

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1992

Seller ID: 005427

Condition: Very Good


229 pp. Spine uncreased, light soil rear cover, smudge on fore edge, moderately thumbed, slight damp stain on 2 preliminary pages. Text clean, bright. Mayle gives sprightly pointers on living the good life, based on his international travels. View more info

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Provence A-Z

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Borzoi Book (Alfred A. Knop): 2006

Edition: First Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 009871

ISBN: 1400044421

Condition: Near Fine


186 pp. Faint red line on top edge near spine. No other markings, close to new. More than 170 richly detailed, alpabetical entries describing daily life in Provence and the author's culinary adventures in the province over two decades. An entertaining supplement to any travel guide for France. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in. View more info

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The Marseille Caper

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: $3.75

Publisher: NY, Alfred a Knopf: 2012

Edition: First Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 009815

ISBN: 030759419X

Condition: Fine


210 pp. As new. Another Mayle culinary caper -- Sam and Elena are hired to help rich Francis Reboul gain control of valuable waterfront in Marseille. Will Sam survive to enjoy another bowl of bouillabaisse? Critic Don George writes: ".the star of this caper is the vineyard-veined, lavendar-scented, sun-showered, garlic-seasoned setting itself: pure Provence." Size: 8mo -- 8.5 In View more info

Up the Agency

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, St Martins Pr: 0

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 005970

Condition: Very Good


142 pp. Creases on cover and light corner curling, but still tight and close to new. Text clean. Mayle recounts his stressful years in advertising, which ultimately drove him to a new career and way of life in Provence. View more info

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A Dog's Life

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Vintage Books (Random House): 1996

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 010017

ISBN: 0679762671

Condition: Fine


192 pp., plus 59 drawings by Edward Koren, known for his New Yorker cartoons. Paperback reprint of a Knopf hardcover. Mayle takes on a dog's persona as he relates his relationship with a mutt adopted in Provence. Size: 8vo -- 8 in Tall View more info

A Good Year

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 2004

Edition: 3rd Printing.

Seller ID: 009885

ISBN: 0965914003

Condition: Fine


287 pp. Close to new. Small red line on top edge near spine. No other markings. Tight and crisp. Bond trader Max inherits a winery in Provence and becomes caught in a probate web. Basis of an Albert Finney-Russell Crowe movie. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 In. Tall View more info

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Encore Provence: New Adventures in the South of France

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, Random House Large Print: 1999

Edition: 1st Large Print Edition.

Seller ID: 009336

ISBN: 0375706836

Condition: Good +


272 pp. Thumbed, moderate wear. Corner crease. Stamped "Crane Lakes HOA Library," and has previous owner's address label on preliminary page. Text clean. Spine uncreased, slight slant. Humorous adventures of an ex-advertising man returning to Provence for more gastronomic pleasures. Size: 8v0-- 9.25 in Tall View more info

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Anything Considered: A Novel

By: Peter Mayle

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, Vintage (Random House): 1997

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 010138

ISBN: 067976268X

Condition: Good +


321 pp. Curled corners, spine slant. Text clean. No markings. Satisfactory as reading copy. A humorous culinary detective tale about an English expatriate hired to impersonate weathly Julian Poe in Monte Carlo. Includes excerpt from a future Mayle novel, "Chasing Cezanne." Size: 8vo -- 8 in View more info