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Cocktails, culture, and a guide to the good life

Eve O"Neill

Cocktails, culture, and a guide to the good life

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Published by Chronicle Books in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bix Restaurant,
  • Cocktails,
  • Appetizers

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Eve O"Neill and Doug "Bix" Biederbeck ; photographs by Sheri Giblin.
    ContributionsBiederbeck, Doug "Bix"., Bix Restaurant.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX951 .O54 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22502149M
    ISBN 109780811867078
    LC Control Number2008038079


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