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Battiscombe, Georgina. English picnics. London, Harvill Press, 1949. 212 p.

Beeton, Mrs. A picnic with Mrs. Beeton: outdoor feasts. London, Ward Lock, New York, Distributed by Sterling Pub. Co., 1991. 47 p.
   TX823.B44 1991

Berit, Vinegrad. Picnics: over 100 ideas for outdoor eating. Boston, Little Brown, c1988. 160 p.
   TX823.V56 1988

Burton, Jack. Sonoma picnic: a California wine country travel companion. Mendocino, CA, Bored Feet Press, 2000. 168 p.
   TX823.B89 2000

Cawley, Richard. Outdoor affairs: picnics and barbecues. Santa Rosa, CA, Cole Group, Distributed by Publishers Group West, 1994. 64 p.
   TX823.C34 1994

Crane, Anita Louise. The perfect picnic: outdoor entertaining with style. New York, Sterling Pub., c2002. 132 p.
   TX823.C65 2002

Crookenden, Kate, Caroline Worrledge and Margaret Willes. The National Trust book of picnics. London, National Trust, 1993. 128 p.
   TX823.C674 1993

Dard, Patrice. La cuisine de plein air: les recettes dans le vent. Paris, R. Laffont, c1984. 327 p.
   TX823.D37 1984

Deseran, Sara. Picnics: delicious recipes for outdoor entertaining. San Francisco, Chronicle Books, c2004. 96 p.
   TX823.D473 2004

Dining al fresco: the Wolf Trap picnic cookbook, a project of the Wolf Trap Associates. Vienna, VA, Wolf Trap Associates, c1992. 142 p.
   TX823.D535 1992

Egan, Jeanette P. Picnics. Los Angeles, HPBooks, c1992. 116 p.
   TX823.E33 1992

Farm Journal’s picnic and barbecue cookbook. Philadelphia, Farm Journal, Inc., 1982. 150 p.
   TX823.F35 1982

Ferguson, Clare. Portable feasts. San Diego, CA, Laurel Glen, c2001. 126 p.
   TX823.F43 2001

Hazelton, Nika Standen. The picnic book. New York, Atheneum, 1969. 265 p.
   TX823.H26 1969

Hemingway, Joan, and Connie Maricich. The picnic gourmet. New York, Random House, c1977. 294 p.

Jackson, Jeremiah. Good day for a picnic: simple food that travels well. New York, William Morrow, c2005. 214 p.
   TX823.J32 2005

Johns, Pamela Sheldon. Festive picnics: recipes, crafts, & decorations for outdoor occasions. Berkeley, CA, Ten Speed Press, c2003. 111 p.
   TX823.J52 2003

Kirschbaum, Gabrielle. Picnics for lovers. Toronto, New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold, c1980. 144 p.
   TX652.K467 1980

Levine, Beverly. 50 grand picnics: menus and recipes for the best picnic sites around the Bay Area. San Francisco, Chronicle Books, c1982. 184 p.
   TX823.L48 1982

Mansfield, Leslie. Picnics. Berkeley, CA, Celestial Arts, c2000. 121 p.
   TX823.M2737 2000

McIntyre, Nancy Fair. It’s a picnic! New York, Viking Press, 1969. 150 p.

McCole, Connie. Picnics in the park: movable feasts for dining alfresco. New York, Hearst Books, c1993. 58 p.
   TX823.M353 1993

Miller, Robin. Picnics: easy recipes for the best alfresco foods. New York, Clarkson Potter, c2005. 96 p.
   TX823.V58 2004

Monoghan, Gail. Perfect picnics for all seasons. New York, Abbeville Press, 1994. 96 p.
   TX823.M65 1994

Murphy, Diana Gold. Country living picnics and porch suppers. New York, Hearst Books, c1998. 192 p.
   TX823.M85 1998

Musselman, Virginia W. Instant picnic fun. New York, Association Press, 1967. 122 p.

Myers, Marilyn. Picnics. Philadelphia, Running Press, c1988. 128 p.
   TX823.M94 1988

Mystic Seaport’s movable feasts cookbook. Edited by Ginger Smyle. Mystic, CT, Mystic Seaport Museum Press, c1992. 238 p.
   TX715.M9696 1992

Pickford, Louise. Picnics: outdoor dining for the patio, park and beach. New York, Meredith Press, c1992. 111 p.
   TX823.P48 1992

Picnic cookbook: an album of recipes for the great out-of-doors. Stockton, CA, Junior Women’s Group, Pioneer Museum and Haggin Galleries, 1979. 95 p.

Picnics and barbecues. Los Angeles, Knapp Press, c1986. 113 p.
   Cooking with Bon appétit.
   TX823.P53 1986

Picnics and barbecues. The Culinary Editors Guild. Nashville, TN, Celebrity Press, c1998. 64 p.
   TX823.P532 1998

Picnics and tailgate parties. By the editors of Sunset Books and Sunset Magazine. Menlo Park, CA, Lane Pub. Co., c1982. 96 p.
   TX823.P54 1982

Picnics: over 40 recipes for dining in the great outdoors collected from the Country garden cookbook series. Edited by Heidi Haughy Cusick. San Francisco, Collins Publishers San Francisco, 1994. 96 p.
   TX823.P55 1994

Pyes, Craig. Picnics of Provence: French country-style picnics to enjoy at home or abroad. New York, Simon & Schuster, c1993. 64 p.
   TX719.2.P75P84 1993

Pyes, Craig. Picnics of Tuscany: Italian country-style picnics to enjoy at home or abroad. New York, Simon & Schuster, c1994. 64 p.
   TX723.P95 1994

Redington, Catherine. Perfect picnics. Topsfield, MA, Salem House Publishers, c1988. 126 p.
   TX823.R425 1988

Rodgers, Rick. Picnics and tailgate parties: surefire recipes and exciting menus for a flawless party! New York, Warner Books, c1996. 64 p.
   TX731.R538 1996

Sala, Elena. Cucina in jeans: merende, pic-nic, colazioni all’aperto. Milano, Rusconi, 1976. 249 p.

Scott-Goodman, Barbara. Picnics: elegant recipes for al fresco dining. San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 1999. 72 p.
   TX823.S37 1999

Shallcross, John E. The complete picnic book. New York, A. S. Barnes, 1954. 123 p.

Siegel, Helene. The totally picnic cookbook. Berkeley, CA, Celestial Arts, c1996. 95 p.
   TX823.S46 1996

Smith, Mary. Perfect picnics. London, Pavilion, 1993. 92 p.
   TX823.S557 1993

Stovel, DeeDee. Picnic: 125 recipes with 29 seasonal menus. Pownal, VT, Storey Books, c2001. 83 p.

Stovel, Edith. Picnic! recipes and menus for outdoor enjoyment. Pownal, VT, Storey Communications, c1990. 176 p.
   TX823.S83 1990

Ward, Susie. The art of the picnic: an anthology of theme picnics with over a hundred tempting recipes. London, Cassell, New York, Distributed by Sterling Pub. Co., 1988. 124 p.
   TX823.W29 1988

Weiland, Barbara. The picnic cookbook. New York, Butterick Publishing, c1979. 216 p.

Worthington, Diane Rossen. Picnics and tailgates: good food for the great outdoors. Alexandria, VA, Time-Life Books, c1998. 107 p.
   TX823.w668 1998

Wright, Carol. The picnic book. London, New York, Hart-Davis MacGibbon, 1978. 151 p.

Zalokar, Sophie. Picnic. North Fremantle, Western Australia, Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 2002. 185 p.
   TX725.A8Z35 2002

Zimmerman, Mary Ann. The Tupperware book of picnics, parties & snacks around the world. New York, Benjamin Co., Distributed by Simon & Schuster, 1967. 143 p.
   TX725.A1Z5 1967

Compiled by Alison P. Kelly
July 2007

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