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The Hour by Bernard DeVoto - Hardcover - Third - 1951 - from Revue & Revalued Books  and

The Hour

by Bernard DeVoto

Condition: Good/Acceptable

The dust jacket for this book is not in very good condition. However, The book itself, hard cover and all is in better condition.

One part celebration, one part history, two parts manifesto, Bernard DeVoto's The Hour is a comic and unequivocal treatise on how and why we drink -- properly.

  • Bookseller: Revue & Revalued Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 24
  • Title: The Hour
  • Author: Bernard DeVoto
  • Format/binding:The binding is in good condition.
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: Acceptable
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Third
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
  • Place: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Date published: 1951
  • Keywords: american, whiskey, dry, martini
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fiction;
  • Size: 5" by 8"


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