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1 Wykes, Alan Ale and Hearty
London Imprint unknown 1979 0906379202 / 9780906379202 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Good 
0906379202 143 pages including bibliography. Traces beer's origins both geographical and philological in a gallimaufry of history and anecdote. Examines the rise and development of the pub or drinking house, and discusses the differences between 'beer' and 'ale', the introduction of hops to Britain, and the connection between brewing and holy orders. Delightfully illustrated with woodcuts, engravings and line drawings from all periods in the histoyr of beer and brewing. Book clean and unmarked with light wear. Moderate wear to dust jacket with some chipping along fore-edges. Nice clean copy. 
Price: 39.95 USD
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