Heston Blumenthal from world-renowned The Fat Duck in Bray, England
is known for his expensive and innovative cuisine
and now one of the world's best chef is creating one of the world's priciest cookbooks. He is partnering with the jewelry company Asprey
to created a limited edition £1,000 luxury leather-bound book. The book will also come with two surprise 'silver gifts' from Asprey. The Independent reports
that in spite of a weakening global economy luxury books are still big business. We've certainly seen more than a few, check out some examples in the gallery below.