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Everyday Drinking: The Distilled Kingsley Amis

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Publisher Comments:

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.

Synopsis:

Kingsley Amis was one of the best-respected British novelists of the mid-20th century. He was the

Synopsis:

Collects three previously published works by Kingsley Amis on drinking, including humorous drinking anecdotes, cocktail recipes, and quizzes.

About the Author

Kingsley Amis was one of the best-loved British novelists of the twentieth century. He was the author of more than twenty novels, including the classic Lucky Jim. He died in 1995 at the age of seventy-three.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781608193165
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Subject:
Essays
Author:
Kingsley Amis
Author:
Amis, Kingsley
Subject:
Beverages - Wine & Spirits
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Bartending and Liquor
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Wines of the World
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Cooking : General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
August 2010
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English

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"Synopsis" by , Collects three previously published works by Kingsley Amis on drinking, including humorous drinking anecdotes, cocktail recipes, and quizzes.
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