NY: Crown, (1976). First US edition. Hardcover. Original light green cloth, quarto, 302pp. Illustrated throughout with color illustrations from paintings by Marilena Pistoia. A very good copy, quite clean and unworn, in dustjacket with moderate fading to spine portion of jacket. Very good / good. Item #20638
Translated from the Italian by Italia and Alberto Mancinelli. An indispensable and beautifully illustrated guide to fruits and vegetables.