Summary: One hundred forty-four proof, notoriously addictive, and the drug of choice for nineteenth-century poets, absinthe is gaining bootleg popularity after almost a century of being banned. Due to popular demand, Absinthe: History in a Bottle is back in paperback with a handsome new cover. Like the author's bestselling The Martini and The Cigar, it is a potent brew of wild nights and social history, fact and trivia, gorgeous art and beautiful artifacts. As intoxicating as its subject, Abs
inthe makes a memorable gift for anyone who knows how to celebrate vice.
Summary: One hundred forty-four proof, notoriously addictive, and the drug of choice for nineteenth-century poets, absinthe is gaining bootleg popularity after almost a century of being banned. Due to popular demand, Absinthe: History in a Bottle is back in paperback with a handsome new cover. Like the author's bestselling The Martini and The Cigar, it is a potent brew of wild nights and social history, fact and trivia, gorgeous art and beautiful artifacts. As intoxicating as its subject, Absinthe makes a memorable gift for anyone who knows how to celebrate vice. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:88 Cover: Paperback Publisher:Chronicle Books, LLC Published: 02/01/1997 International: No
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AJA Bookstore Marina Del Rey, CA
Very good Cover has minor shelf wear. The pages of the text are clean and unmarked. Attractive book with some signs of use. All items guaranteed, and a portion of each sale supports social programs ...show morein Los Angeles. Ships from CA. ...show less
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Magnus Berglund, Book Seller CA Amador City, CA
San Francisco, California, U.S.A. 1988 Paper Back Very Good Oversized paperback with illustrated French fold wraps in good condition. Glossy text is clean, tight and new looking. Wonderful b/w and ...show morecolor reproductions throughout. ...show less
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The Book Den, ABAA CA Santa Barbara, CA
Paperback. Very good or better. Cooking: Words on Food; Wine, Beer, Spirits. Ships directly from our store in Santa Barbara, California.
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Jay W. Nelson MN Austin, MN
San Francisco, California, U.S.A. 1997 Oversize Paperback Near Fine. No Jacket Book
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crow hill books New Hartford, CT
San Francisco 1988 Trade paperback First edition. 1st printing Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Interior is unmarked and near fine in very good wraps. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 172 p....show more Audience: General/trade. Very well illustrated. ...show less
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Louis Collins Books Wa Seattle, WA
San Francisco 1988 PAPERBACK Later printing Slight cover wear otherwise very good 160pp color, b/w illustrations quarto paper.
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Larry Christian- MeToYouBooks CA San Diego, CA
San Francisco, California, U.S.A. 1997 Stiff Paper Covers First Near Fine. No Dust Jacket Book. 8x11. Fully illustrate with unique approach to history. very nice copy.
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Ad Infinitum Books NY Mount Vernon, NY
San Francisco 1988 Softcover First Edition. 160 pages. Softcover. Very good condition. ADDICTIONS. An illustrated exploration of absinthe's legendary allure. Includes an Index. (Key Words: Addiction...show mores, Beverages, Absinthe, Drinking, Food, Alcoholics, Charles Baudelaire, Manet, Edgar Degas, Lautrec, Van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Victor Hugo, Paul Verlaine, Arthur Rimbaud, Oscar Wilde, Barnaby Conrad III). ...show less
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