The Resource Wine reads : a literary anthology of wine writing, edited by Jay McInerney

Wine reads : a literary anthology of wine writing, edited by Jay McInerney

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Wine reads : a literary anthology of wine writing
Title
Wine reads
Title remainder
a literary anthology of wine writing
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edited by Jay McInerney
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Language
eng
Summary
In this anthology, bestselling novelist and acclaimed wine-writer Jay McInerney gathers twenty-seven pieces of literary distinction and historical sweep about the making, selling, and, of course, drinking of fine wine. Including excerpts from novels, short fiction, memoir, and narrative nonfiction, Wine Reads features big names in the trade and literary heavyweights alike. We follow Kermit Lynch to the Northern Rhône in a chapter from his classic Adventures on the Wine Route. In an excerpt from Between Meals, long-time New Yorker writer A. J. Liebling raises feeding and imbibing on a budget in Paris into something of an art form--and discovers a very good rosé from just west of the Rhone. Michael Dibdin's fictional Venetian detective Aurelio Zen gets a lesson in Barolo, Barbaresco, and Brunello vintages from an eccentric celebrity. And in an essay from her collection Musings on Wine, celebrated food writer MFK Fisher shares four simple rules for wine enjoyment, and meditates on how choosing the appropriate glass can reveal a wine's true character. Also showcasing an iconic scene from Rex Pickett's Sideways and work by Jancis Robinson, Jim Harrison, Roald Dahl, and McInerney himself, this is an essential volume for any disciple of Bacchus
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YDX
Dewey number
641.22
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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McInerney, Jay
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Wine
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Wine reads : a literary anthology of wine writing, edited by Jay McInerney
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • First edition.
  • First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 392 pages
Isbn
9780802128836
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1028847721
  • 1727055
  • (OCoLC)on1028847721
  • 1727055
Label
Wine reads : a literary anthology of wine writing, edited by Jay McInerney
Publication
Note
NOPDQ
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • First edition.
  • First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 392 pages
Isbn
9780802128836
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1028847721
  • 1727055
  • (OCoLC)on1028847721
  • 1727055

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