Tales from the Country Pub

Tales from the Country Pub

by Martin
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

In most country communities the local pub is the real social center. Brian Martin has tracked down some great characters who here recall their days propping up the bar. From Britain's oldest landlay—a lifetime teetotaler who served drinks till she was niney-nine—to the farmer who blew a hole in his friend's hat when he filled an ashtray with gunpower; here

Overview

In most country communities the local pub is the real social center. Brian Martin has tracked down some great characters who here recall their days propping up the bar. From Britain's oldest landlay—a lifetime teetotaler who served drinks till she was niney-nine—to the farmer who blew a hole in his friend's hat when he filled an ashtray with gunpower; here is an illustrated record of rural richness as experienced by some of our most colorful publicans and their customers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780715312414
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
10/15/2001
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
7.65(w) x 10.25(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >