The Dedalus Book of Absinthe

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Dedalus, 2001 - Absinthe - 296 pages
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User Review  - skane86 - LibraryThing

This work, which details the cultural significance of absinthe during the 18th and 19th centuries, is brilliantly written and historically accurate. Phil Baker draws parallels between absinthe ... Read full review

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User Review  - sealford - LibraryThing

This book examines the history and culture behind the mystery of the quintessential "green fairy," and explains the stigma behind the wonderful concoction. It makes me want to grab my glass, sugar cube, and slotted spoon right now! Read full review

Contents

Communication with Other Planets Strindberg
94
Prague The Idler Johnny Depp has need of a crate
167
Appendix One Some absinthe texts p203
256
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