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"Absinthe: History In A Bottle" 1988 CONRAD, Barnaby III


[160] pp.

Chronicle Books


11.75" x 8"

Signed by the author 1995-

Chapter titles as: "An Absinthe Murder;" "Baudelaire, Manet, and the Absinthe Era;" "Absinthe and the Poets: Verlaine, Rimbaud, Wilde, and Dowson;" "Degas Takes Absinthe to London;" "From Montmartre to the Marquesas: Lautrec, Van Gogh, Monticelli, and Gauguin;" "Jarry and Picasso: The Absinthe Blur of Art;" "The Origins of Ancient and Modern Absinthe;" "The Medical Case Against Absinthe;" "Absinthe and Politics;" "Absinthe and War;" "After the Ban;" "Absinthe Today: Vive la Fée Verte;" and "A Modern Analysis of Absinthe."

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