Everyday Drinking : The Distilled Kingsley Amis
by Kingsley Amis


Overview - Here is the beloved, bestselling compendium of Kingsley Amis's wisdom on the cherished subject of drinking. Along with a series of well-tested recipes (including a cocktail called the Lucky Jim) the book includes Amis's musings on The Hangover, The Boozing Man's Diet, The Mean Sod's Guide, and (presumably as a matter of speculation) How Not to Get Drunk-all leavened with fun quizzes on the making and drinking of alcohol all over the world.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Here is the beloved, bestselling compendium of Kingsley Amis's wisdom on the cherished subject of drinking. Along with a series of well-tested recipes (including a cocktail called the Lucky Jim) the book includes Amis's musings on The Hangover, The Boozing Man's Diet, The Mean Sod's Guide, and (presumably as a matter of speculation) How Not to Get Drunk-all leavened with fun quizzes on the making and drinking of alcohol all over the world. Mixing practical know-how and hilarious opinionation, this is a delightful cocktail of wry humor and distilled knowledge, served by one of our great gimlet wits.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781596916289
  • ISBN-10: 1596916281
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA
  • Publish Date: April 2010
  • Page Count: 392
  • Dimensions: 1 x 5 x 7.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.55 pounds


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