Anne Fadiman - The Wine Lover's Daughter: A Memoir

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Fadiman’s elegant and moving memoir of her father recalls him just as he would have wished, by spotlighting his abiding appreciation of fine wines. Clifton Fadiman, a writer, translator, critic, radio and TV host, long savored his memory of the vintage he sipped in Paris in 1927, and celebrated his eightieth birthday with an exact contemporary—a Château Lafite-Rothschild 1904. If his daughter feels her own taste for wine is less assured than his was, she nonetheless learned from her father how to take pleasure in well-made things. A renowned bibliophile, Fadiman wrote the classic Ex Libris and won the National Book Critics Circle Award for The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down.


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Non Fiction
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ISBN: 9780374228088
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Published: Farrar Straus and Giroux - November 7th, 2017

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