Happy Hour is a gorgeous gift book of classic poetry about all kinds of drinks, drinkers and drinking places. All this and more is introduced by celebrated wine critic Jancis Robinson. This beautiful book makes a perfect gift for drinkers and poetry lovers alike.
Many of the most famous poets have weaved the delights and temptations of drink into their verse. In Happy Hour: Poems to Raise a Glass To, there are chapters on whisky and beer, celebrations, why we drink and where we go to do it. Robert Burns is here, of course, alongside Yeats, Keats, Emily Dickinson, Hilaire Belloc, Sara Teasdale, Edward Lear, G. K. Chesterton and many more!
- 224 pages
- Language: English
- Macmillan Collector's Library
- Published: November 23, 2021
- Dimensions: 3.8 x 0.55 x 6.16 inches
- ISBN: 978-1529045628