It is a truth universally acknowledged that a person in possession of this intoxicating book must be in want of 50 recipes for cocktail concoctions that evoke the picnics, luncheons, dinner parties and glamorous balls in Jane Austen’s six novels. Toast Pride and Prejudice with a Fizzy Miss Lizzie. Raise your glass to Sense and Sensibility with a Brandon Old-Fashioned or a Middleton Muddle. Each easy-to-follow recipe is accompanied by a beautiful color photograph of the cocktail, along with quotations from Austen’s novels and letters, and entertaining text. Hardcover; 144 pages.