Title: The Compleat Imbiber. A Entertainment.
Publisher: Rinehart & Company Inc., New York
Publication Date: 1957
Edition: First American edition
9.75" x 6". 256pp. Orange cloth, in dust wrapper. Near fine condition; the jacket has a little edge wear. A funny collection of essays and anecdotes in praise of strong liquor. With contributions by Sir Alan Herbert denouncing teetotalism, John Betjeman, Margery Allingham on aspects of rural and mysterious drinking, Nancy Mitford, Patrick Campbell, Kenneth Tynan on Drink and the Drama, Humphrey Lyttelton on Booze and Blues (drink and Tin Pan Alley), Robert Tredinnick on drinking songs, and much more. Bookseller Inventory # 23658
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Store Description: John Michael Lang Fine Books is a brick & mortar book shop in Seattle's Ballard neighborhood. We are located at: 5416 - 20th Ave. NW Seattle, WA 98107 Our phone number is 206 624 4100. We maintain an inventory of fine books, photographs, art, and ephemera in many fields. Occasional catalogs issued. We are members of the ABAA, the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America.