Illustrated by T. Paul. Very Good. An excellent, comprehensive, and very useful one-volume work, international in scope; entries organized alphabetically, from Aagauer to Zythus. Included are names of drinks and cocktails, cities, countries, beers, wines, and most any other term that is associated with the drinking of alcoholic beverages. For "cocktail" the author ascribes its origin to America and provides several versions of the origin of the term. Line drawings by T. Paul. Mendelsohn wrote widely on the subject, including the historically important Drinking with Pepys (1963) and The Earnest Drinker (1951). Ivory cloth. Small sticker shadow on front cover, else very good. No dust jacket. Gabler G29590. Noling, p. 287.; Line drawings; 8vo 8"-9" tall; ix, 382 pages.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Hardcover. 8vo. Hawthorn Books. 1965. 382 pgs. DJ in VG shape with light shelfwear present to the DJ. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks, binding tight and solid, boards clean with no wear present. Photos sent upon request. 747; 8vo 8"-9" tall; 382 pages.
Very Good. B0000CMR6Y 1965 First Edition, no dust jacket, binding is tight, covers and pages clean. I can send expedited rate if you chose; otherwise it will promptly be sent via media rate. Have any questions? Email me; I'm happy to help! We recommend selecting Expedited Shipping to get your book as fast as possible.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 6 7¾"-9¾" Tall. This is a Very Good+ Copy of this Book in a Very Good+ Dust-Jacket. Price clipped, and with no previous ownership inscriptions present, fascinating dictionary which covers the whole field of alcoholic drinks. Thick 8vo reprinted with corrections 382pp.
The dictionary of drink and drinking
by Oscar Adolf Mendelsohn
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