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Drink Like the Dickens!: Discovering the Works of Charles Dickens by Recreating Drinks That Appear in Them

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Smoking Bishop... Wassail....Rum Flip... Port Negus...Egg-hot...Sherry Cobbler... The names alone conjure up a bygone era of cosy taverns, coaching inns, and Mr. Fezziwig's party. Here's how to make them!

An absolute must for steampunk fans and Victorian history buff.

Author Adam Selzer talks about Dickens' works and the drinks contained therein, with recipes for more than
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Kindle Edition, 84 pages
Published January 8th 2014 by Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
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Julie Davis
May 03, 2016 Julie Davis rated it really liked it
Rereading this because I enjoy the irreverent but loving commentary about Dickens. It makes perfect light bedtime reading. Original comments below.

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I was looking around for a basic overview of Dickens' novels and came upon this little Kindle book. Adam Selzer does just what the title promises, giving recipes and reviewing whether or not he'd recommend a beverage based on his own sampling experience. What is more, Selzer does so while giving a quick overview of the novel featuring the recip
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Adam Selzer blocked Goodreads on his computer for years but now he's on here, so let him have it. His first book was HOW TO GET SUSPENDED AND INFLUENCE PEOPLE (now available in a "Now With More Swearing") edition, his next one is PLAY ME BACKWARDS (for satanic young adults), and his best known is probably I KISSED A ZOMBIE AND I LIKED IT, a Twilight satire that was not marketed as a satire.

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