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The Drops of God. Vol. 01

By Tadashi Agi, 1962-

Few comics have ever exhibited such sway over the economics of an industry as the Drops of God. The legendary wine comic that dictates wine market prices worldwide is now available in English for the first time!

A wine critic and his adopted brother must compete against each other to determine who will inherit their father's estate--a wine collection featuring 13 heaven blessed wines.

Shizuku Kanzaki is the son of a recently deceased, world renowned wine critic named Yutaka Kanzaki. In order to take ownership of his father's legacy, an extensive wine collection featuring some of the most rare labels of the last 30 years, he must find 13 wines, known as the "Twelve Apostles" and the heaven sent "Drops of God" that his father described in his will. But despite being an only child, Shizuku is not alone in this unique wine hunt. He has a competitor. Issei Tomine, a renowned young wine critic, was recently adopted into the Kanzaki family and is also vying for this most rare of prizes.

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9781935654278


Format: Book
Author: Agi, Tadashi, 1962-
Summary: Shizuku Kanzaki is the son of a recently deceased, world renowned wine critic named Yutaka Kanzaki. In order to take ownership of his father's legacy, an extensive wine collection featuring some of the most rare labels of the last 30 years, he must find 13 wines, known as the "Twelve Apostles" and the heaven sent "Drops of God" that his father described in his will. But despite being an only child, Shizuku is not alone in this unique wine hunt. He has a competitor. Issei Tomine, a renowned young wine critic, was recently adopted into the Kanzaki family and is also vying for this most rare of prizes.
Title: The drops of God. Vol. 01 / story by Tadashi Agi ; art by Shu Okimoto ; [translation, Kate Robinson].
Publisher Date: New York : Vertical ; London : Turnaround [distributor], c2011.
Subject: Brothers -- Comic books, strips, etc. Wine and wine making -- Comic books, strips, etc. Inheritance and succession -- Comic books, strips, etc. Comic books, strips, etc. -- Japan. Graphic novels.
Isbn: 9781935654278 (pbk.) 1935654276 (pbk.)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 2
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: GN MANGA Drops
Oclc: 751723280
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Bib Id: 480716

Format: Book
Author: Agi, Tadashi, 1962-
Summary: Shizuku Kanzaki is the son of a recently deceased, world renowned wine critic named Yutaka Kanzaki. In order to take ownership of his father's legacy, an extensive wine collection featuring some of the most rare labels of the last 30 years, he must find 13 wines, known as the "Twelve Apostles" and the heaven sent "Drops of God" that his father described in his will. But despite being an only child, Shizuku is not alone in this unique wine hunt. He has a competitor. Issei Tomine, a renowned young wine critic, was recently adopted into the Kanzaki family and is also vying for this most rare of prizes.
Title: The drops of God. Vol. 01 / story by Tadashi Agi ; art by Shu Okimoto ; [translation, Kate Robinson].
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Vertical ; London : Turnaround [distributor], c2011.
Description: 423 p. : chiefly ill. ; 21 cm.
Series: Drops of God
Subjects: Brothers -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Subjects: Wine and wine making -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Subjects: Inheritance and succession -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Subjects: Comic books, strips, etc. -- Japan.
Subjects: Graphic novels.
Other Author: Okimoto, Shū, ill.
Other Author: Robinson, Kate.
Notes: "First published in Japan in 2005 by Kodansha, Ltd., Tokyo"--Colophon.
Notes: Book reads from right to left in the traditional Japanese format.
Notes: Translated from the Japanese.
ISBN: 9781935654278 (pbk.)
ISBN: 1935654276 (pbk.)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 2
Call Number: GN MANGA Drops