Item #2024-Q22 "Cocktail Bill" Boothby's World Drinks and How to Prepare Them.Completely Revised and Greatly Enlarged into an Unabridged Encyclopedia of All Popular Beverages. Wm. T. Boothby.
"Cocktail Bill" Boothby's World Drinks and How to Prepare Them.Completely Revised and Greatly Enlarged into an Unabridged Encyclopedia of All Popular Beverages
"Cocktail Bill" Boothby's World Drinks and How to Prepare Them.Completely Revised and Greatly Enlarged into an Unabridged Encyclopedia of All Popular Beverages

"Cocktail Bill" Boothby's World Drinks and How to Prepare Them.Completely Revised and Greatly Enlarged into an Unabridged Encyclopedia of All Popular Beverages

San Francisco: Boothby's World Drinks Co., 1930. Soft cover. Enlarged edition of "The Standard Authority" by Boothby, bartender at San Francisco's Palace Hotel for many years, briefly a member of the California State Assembly and self-identified "Premier Mixologist". The back panel advertises Swallows, the de luxe edition of the same text, as the ideal gift. "To sum all in a few words, use the head, proceed along sane lines, mix a few of the 'What-have-you' variety, and the knack of knowing how, and when, will come, along with much experience. Gesundheit" (Foreword). 160pp in stiff yellow wraps. Wear and creasing to wraps, with slight loss to tail of spine. 7.75 x 5.25" Good. Item #2024-Q22

Price: $375.00