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A Stiff Drink and a Close Shave by  Bob  (With Steven Guarnaccia.) Sloan - Hardcover - from Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB (SKU: 153349)

A Stiff Drink and a Close Shave

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A Stiff Drink and a Close Shave

by Sloan, Bob (With Steven Guarnaccia.)

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  • Hardcover
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ISBN 10
0811807576
ISBN 13
9780811807579
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San Francisco: Chronicle Books [0-8118-0757-6] 1995. (Square hardcover) 96pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Patterned endpapers, black and white and color photographs and illustrations. The dust jacket is price-clipped. "The stuff of men's lives - and their pockets, closets, bureau drawers, and medicine cabinets - is sublimely catalogued in this nostalgic look at the clever, indispensable, and occasionally foolish accoutrements men routinely used in the 1930s, '40S and '50S for grooming, smoking, eating, drinking, and other essential activities". (Household, Advertising, Antiques, Grooming, Hair, Household, Masculinity).

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book dealer
Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB CA (CA)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
153349
Title
A Stiff Drink and a Close Shave
Author
Sloan, Bob (With Steven Guarnaccia.)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0811807576
ISBN 13
9780811807579
Publisher
Chronicle Books
Place of Publication
San Francisco
This edition first published
April 1, 1995
Keywords
Household, Advertising, Antiques, Grooming, Hair, Household, Masculinity
Bookseller catalogs
Household and Domestic;

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About Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB

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