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The quotable drunkard : words of wit, wisdom, and philosophy from the bottom of the glass

Author: Steven Kates
Publisher: Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Three be the things I shall never attain: Envy, content, and sufficient champagne."--Dorothy Parker. From pubs, alehouses, wine bars, vineyards, across the table, and under the table comes a flowing river of thoughts about drinking. Some of it you'll find profound, some of it funny, some of it silly. But all of it's about that most inspired of human inventions: alcohol. From the ancient ("The man who isn't jolly  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Quotable drunkard.
Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, ©2011
(OCoLC)664676081
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Kates
ISBN: 9781440521812 1440521816 9781440521805 1440521808 1283468492 9781283468497
OCLC Number: 778082431
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 247 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: [compiled by] Steve Kates.

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From the ancient to the modern, this title presents wit, wisdom, and drunken ramblings about beer, wine, whiskey, gin, and other alcoholic substances humans have used to destroy their livers.  Read more...

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