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Giant Alcohol; or, Talks With the Young on the Science of Temperance by  William Spiers - Hardcover - from Minotavros Books (SKU: 004783)

Giant Alcohol; or, Talks With the Young on the Science of Temperance

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Giant Alcohol; or, Talks With the Young on the Science of Temperance

by Spiers, William

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
Condition
Near Fine
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About This Item

London: Robert Culley. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. N.d. [Ca. 1915] Early edition. Orig. green cloth with colour illustrations on front cover and spine, 160pp. In-text illustrations. School prize plate on front pastedown (dated 1917), edges foxed, light rubbing to cloth with light stain at foot of rear board o/w near fine. "There is a terrible enemy in this country which kills many thousands of men and women every year, besides injuring many more...ITS NAME IS ALCOHOL.

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Bookseller
Minotavros Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
004783
Title
Giant Alcohol; or, Talks With the Young on the Science of Temperance
Author
Spiers, William
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Robert Culley
Place of Publication
London
Keywords
Alcohol, Drugs, Temperance
Bookseller catalogs
Bartending and Cocktails; Drugs;

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Minotavros Books

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About Minotavros Books

Welcome to the Labyrinth. At Minotavros Books, we invite you to discover a maze of knowledge, where you will find fine and rare books on some of the most diverse and intriguing subjects. There is something for every palette, from folklore & fairy tales around the world to alchemy and esoterica, in addition to first editions, fine binding, ephemera and a maze of general interest books. Minotavros Books is a bricks & Mortar Bookstore located in Whitby Ontario. On a journey of discovery, Minotavros Books has been helping people find and procure books for collectors, institutions, and booklovers all over the world. Reading is an adventure. What page will you turn next? Hours and LocationMinotavros Books is open Monday to Friday, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Weekends and all other times by appointment. We are located at 10 Sunray St., Suite 4, Whitby, Ontario, across from Landmark Cinema's 24.

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