A reprint of The Whisky Distilleries of the United Kingdom by Alfred Barnard, first published by Harper's Weekly Gazette in 1887 and printed by Joseph Causton and Sons. This 1987 reprint was printed by Mainstream Publishing in conjunction with Lochar Publishing, Edinburgh in its centenary year, and includes a foreword by David Daiches and an introduction by Michael Moss.
Often referred to as the most important book ever written about whisky, this book contains an in depth look at the whisky distilleries of the United Kingdom and Ireland as well as sketches, maps and advertisements.
The information was gathered over a two year period from 1885-1887 when Barnard visited 162 distilleries; 129 in Scotland, 29 in Ireland and four in England.
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