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'The Everyday Drinking: The Distilled Kingsley Amis'
Posted 08 December 2007 - 05:21 AM
Posted 08 December 2007 - 04:31 PM
There goes the title for my autobiography.
Not to mention 004's "How to" manual.
Posted 15 February 2008 - 06:55 AM
Posted 15 February 2008 - 10:52 PM
They rushed this book right out - Amis died 13 years ago!
Posted 16 February 2008 - 01:51 AM
I would describe the cover as a bit bland with an after-taste of peat.
It is a bit odd.
Posted 21 March 2008 - 04:15 PM
Posted 21 March 2008 - 10:32 PM
Sounds rather interesting, I just might have to get this one...
Of course you will - it is a book by a man who authored a Bond novel and a Bond disertation after all!
Posted 16 June 2008 - 04:13 PM
Toasting the Joys of Imbibing Properly
Got a hangover? Search Google, and you'll find a thousand home remedies, from mild palliatives (buttermilk, honey, bananas) to shock therapy (pickle juice, kudzu extract, raw cabbage). If you can drag yourself into Walgreens or Rite Aid, there's usually a potion or two that promises relief.
The problem with these cures, the British novelist Kingsley Amis (1922-95) wrote in his now-classic 1972 book 'On Drink,'