Mountain Spirits is a scholarly yet entertaining look into this staple of Southern Appalachian history. The folklore of moonshine whiskey is full of ...Show synopsisMountain Spirits is a scholarly yet entertaining look into this staple of Southern Appalachian history. The folklore of moonshine whiskey is full of fact and fiction, but the real characters tell stories even more humorous and exciting. Dabneys interviews with actual moonshiners and his documented history allow one to take a trip through the mountainsand through historyto discover both the origins and development of the art of making whiskey. With a complete glossary, photographs, illustrations, and interviews, Mountain Spirits offers a most complete exploration of this craft, from distilling for personal use to the moonshining gangs that emerged during Prohibition.Hide synopsis
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Description:Good + in good + jacket. G+ hardcover in G+ jacket. 1974. Foxing...Good + in good + jacket. G+ hardcover in G+ jacket. 1974. Foxing spots to top text edge mostly. Page faces clean. Photos. Mild edgewear. Binding solid. Jacket w/light soiling and edgewear. Protected in mylar. Short nicks. Solid. 242 pp.
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Description:Near Fine in Very Good + jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed...Near Fine in Very Good + jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author 242pp. incl. index; HB brwn. w/gilt; slight rub w/PONft. pastedwn.; clean, tight pgs. DJ brwn. w/white; slight rub w/slight wear on corners. History of whiskey-making from Ulster to Appalachia + methods of making & taste of good corn whiskey. signed. illus.
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