Four Plays by Emile AugierFour Plays by Emile Augier

Four Plays

byEmile Augier, Mile Augier

Paperback | October 14, 2012

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Ce livre historique peut contenir de nombreuses coquilles et du texte manquant. Les acheteurs peuvent généralement télécharger une copie gratuite scannée du livre original (sans les coquilles) auprès de l'éditeur. Non référencé. Non illustré. 1915 edition. Extrait: ... work of art. Monsieur Poirier will be astonished POIRIER. Have you the menu with you? VATEL. No, Monsieur, it is being copied, but I know it by heart. POIRIER. Be good enough to recite it to me. VATEL. Potage aux ravioles a I'ltalienne and Potage a Forge a la Marie Stuart. POIRIER. Instead of those two unknown soups you will have ordinary vegetable soup. VATEL. What, Monsieur? POIRIER. It is my will. Continue. VATEL. After the soup: Carpe du Rhin a la Lithuanienne, Poulardes a la Godard, Filet de bauf braise aux raisins a la Napolitaine, Westphalian ham, Madeira sauce. POIRIER. Here's an easier and much healthier after-soup course for you: brill with caper sauce; Bayonne ham with spinach; larded veal with gooseberries; and rabbit. VATEL. But, Monsieur Poirier, I shall never consent to POIRIER. I am master here, do you understand? Continue. VATEL. Entrees: Filets de volaille a la concordat--Croustades de truffes garnies de foie a la royale; Stuffed pheasants a la Montpensier, Red partridges farcis a la bohemienne. POIRIER. Instead of these entrges we'll have nothing at all. Let's proceed at once to the roasts. That's the important part. VATEL. But this is against all the precepts of the art. POIRIER. I'll take the responsibility for that. Now, what are your roasts? VATEL. There is no use going any further, Monsieur; my ancestor thrust a sword through his heart for a lesser insult. I resign. POIRIER. I was just going to ask you to do that, old man. Of course, you still have a week here, while I can look for another servant VATEL. A servant! Monsieur, I am a chef! POIRIER. I am going to replace you by a woman-cook. Meantime, during the week when you are in my service, you will be good...
Title:Four PlaysFormat:PaperbackDimensions:78 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.16 inPublished:October 14, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217214533

ISBN - 13:9780217214537