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The Book of Absinthe: A Cultural History Paperback – Jul 11 2003

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  • Paperback: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Grove Press (July 11 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0802139930
  • ISBN-13: 978-0802139931
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 1.9 x 20.9 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 340 g
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"Magnificent...formidably researched, beautifully written, and abundant with telling detail and pitch-black humor."

"Hugely entertaining...excellent...merits prolonged and repeated consumption."

"Packed with enjoyable anecdotes and eccentric absintheurs, and reveals why it has been the most demonized of all alcoholic drinks."

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