Acceptable. 1965 Hardcover 1st illus., ports. ix, 382 p. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
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. Macmillan, London, 1965, hb no d/w, red cloth boards with gilt titles and decoration to spine, a nice clean tight copy with few signs of wear, line drawing by T Paul, fascinating dictionary which covers the whole field of alcoholic drinks. [Box 4]
Good in good dust jacket. 1966. 382 pages. Brown dust jacket with white lettering over red cloth. Illustrated by T. Paul. Clean pages with firm binding. Mild tanning to endpapers and page edges. Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Clipped dust jacket. Mild wear and tear to edges and corners. Mild soiling to DJ. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1481230087NAT (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
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