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2 edition of compleat imbiber 5 found in the catalog.

compleat imbiber 5

Cyril Ray

compleat imbiber 5

an entertainment

by Cyril Ray

  • 321 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Vista Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wit and humor.,
  • Anecdotes.,
  • Drinking customs.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Cyril Ray; designed by Charles Hasler.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20073095M
    LC Control Number62013656

    Bookseller Brillig Books (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title CYRIL RAY'S COMPLEAT IMBIBER NO. 14 Author Amis, Kingsley (Introduction) Format/binding Hardcover. Delivery Option Delivery Time Cost Additional Item; Standard Delivery: 3 - 5 Working Days: £ £ First Class Delivery: 1 - 3 Working Days: £ £

    The first in the Compleat Imbiber series. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - . ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction / John Arlott --Editorial postscript --As a sort of hors d'Oeuvre --A vintner's view --A consumer's --Mr. Pooter's letter / Keith Waterhouse --And a diner's-out 'Life is beautiful' / Edith Templeton --Mrs Beeton and Mrs. Dickens / Margaret Lane --The sixty-year old.

    Cyril Ray (16 March – 24 September ) was an English author and journalist. After a spell as a war reporter, and then a foreign correspondent he became best known for writing about food and, especially, wine. He became a wine writer almost randomly, and had strong interests in other spheres such as military history and riding. The Compleat Imbiber No. 11 Book The Fast Free Shipping. $ Free shipping. The Compleat Angler Book on Fishing Izaak Walton Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. $ + shipping. Verdict on Schweitzer Gerald McKnight first edition hardcover lambarene. $ Free Rating: % positive.


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