Featuring Curator Dr. Julia Skinner When you think of a famous cookbook author, Salvador Dali might not top the list. Largely known for his surrealist art, larger-than-life personality, and a penchant for melting clocks and abstract figures, Dali also ventured into the world of cookbooks. His fanciful, quirky Les Diners de Gala, a copy of … More Cooking with Julia: “Land and Sea Rolls”
Hello! The staff of the Bentley Rare Book Gallery are beyond thrilled to (re)start our blog, Bentley’s Miscellany, and share our thoughts with you on all things bookish. My name is Dr. Julia Skinner–I’m the new Rare Books Curator for the Bentley, and someone you’ll see on this blog pretty regularly. I just received my … More Welcome to Bentley’s Miscellany!