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By S. B. MacDonald

This e-book contains a wide variety of lovely items used in the practise and serving of the famed spirit absinthe. those stunning antiques from the mid 1800s throughout the early twentieth century evoke a time of good looks, paintings, new applied sciences and altering tradition; the period referred to as France's l. a. Belle Époque.

As you trip via those pages, you'll relive for a second, this magical time. Spoons, glasses, carafes, pitchers, saucers, artwork, and different absinthe-related add-ons are proven in huge, unique colour photos, besides a brief description in their goal and use. the various antiques are offered actual-size or better. fans of absinthe, and antiques often, will benefit from the great thing about those based survivors of time.

From the Author
Collecting, learning, and photographing those old antiques has been an excellent trip. those items evoke an period passed by, and are works of useful paintings. Please take pleasure in this ebook, and proportion my ardour for the artfulness of those absinthe antiques, and the tradition from which they came.

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Turn those pages and slip into France's los angeles Belle Époque (the appealing age). It was once a time of splendor in layout, new applied sciences, appreciation of the humanities, nice literature, social swap, and, after all, absinthe. whilst getting ready and serving absinthe, making use of those attractive antiques within the ritual makes every thing much more detailed. A quiet night with sturdy acquaintances, nice dialog, and world-class absinthe is a superb event. Our fast paced international spins a piece extra slowly; we will be able to sit back, proportion our suggestions, and luxuriate in the attractiveness of an period long past by.

About the Author
S. B. MacDonald is a contemporary devotee to the realm of absinthe. he's a member of The Wormwood Society, a nonprofit association inquisitive about delivering present, traditionally, and scientifically exact information regarding absinthe. internet hosting general tasting events that includes absinthe from world wide, MacDonald encourages others to percentage his ardour for this finely crafted spirit. He has been a columnist for a number of magazines, is an award profitable filmmaker, an authorized ship's grasp, and for the final twenty years, has been a guitar maker by way of exchange. Antiques have regularly been a massive a part of his existence.

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