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Gordon Ramsay's playing with fire, signed

£19.99

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Not a sausage. That is what Gordon Ramsay had when he started out as a chef, working 16-hour days, 6 days a week. When he was struggling to get his first restaurant in the black, he didn't think he'd be famous for a TV show about how to run profitable eateries, or that he'd be head of a business empire. But he is and he did. Here's how. "In the beginning there was nothing. Not a sausage - penniless, broke, fucking nothing - and although, at a certain age, that didn't matter hugely, there came a time when hand-me-downs, cast-offs and football boots of odd sizes all pointed to a problem that seemed to have afflicted me, my mum, my sisters, Ronnie and the whole lot of us. It was as though we had been dealt the all-time dysfunctional' poker hand. I wish I could say that, from this point on, the penny dropped and I decided to do something about it, but it wasn't like that. It would take years before the lessons of life, business and money began to click into place - before, as they say, I had a pot to piss in. This is the story of how those lessons were learned." This is Gordon Ramsay at his raw, rugged best. PLAYING WITH FIRE is the amazing story of Gordon's journey from sous-chef to superstar. In his no-holds-barred style, Gordon shares his passion for risk and adventure and his hard-won success secrets.

Signed by the author, without dedication, in the front of the book.

Hard back book with dust jacket. There are minor marks on the jacket, and an impression that goes through to the cover. There is also a 'Singed by the Author' sticker on the front jacket. Otherwise the book and jacket are in very good condition throughout.

Item details

Added value:
Signed, 1st edition
Author(s):
Ramsay, Gordon
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2007, 1st.
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0007259891
ISBN-13:
9780007259892
Number of pages:
296
Publisher:
Harper Collins
Title:
Gordon Ramsay's playing with fire, signed

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Not a sausage. That is what Gordon Ramsay had when he started out as a chef, working 16-hour days, 6 days a week. When he was struggling to get his first restaurant in the black, he didn't think he'd be famous for a TV show about how to run profitable eateries, or that he'd be head of a business empire. But he is and he did. Here's how. "In the beginning there was nothing. Not a sausage - penniless, broke, fucking nothing - and although, at a certain age, that didn't matter hugely, there came a time when hand-me-downs, cast-offs and football boots of odd sizes all pointed to a problem that seemed to have afflicted me, my mum, my sisters, Ronnie and the whole lot of us. It was as though we had been dealt the all-time dysfunctional' poker hand. I wish I could say that, from this point on, the penny dropped and I decided to do something about it, but it wasn't like that. It would take years before the lessons of life, business and money began to click into place - before, as they say, I had a pot to piss in. This is the story of how those lessons were learned." This is Gordon Ramsay at his raw, rugged best. PLAYING WITH FIRE is the amazing story of Gordon's journey from sous-chef to superstar. In his no-holds-barred style, Gordon shares his passion for risk and adventure and his hard-won success secrets.

Signed by the author, without dedication, in the front of the book.

Hard back book with dust jacket. There are minor marks on the jacket, and an impression that goes through to the cover. There is also a 'Singed by the Author' sticker on the front jacket. Otherwise the book and jacket are in very good condition throughout.

Added value:
Signed, 1st edition
Author(s):
Ramsay, Gordon
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2007, 1st.
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0007259891
ISBN-13:
9780007259892
Number of pages:
296
Publisher:
Harper Collins
Title:
Gordon Ramsay's playing with fire, signed

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