The Old Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book: With Amendments Due to the Repeal of the XVIIIth


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New York: A. S. Crockett, 1935, (Continuing the subtitle:) " Giving the correct recipes for five hundred cocktails and mixed drinks known and served at the world's most famous brass rail before Prohibition, together with more than one hundred established formulas for cocktails and other beverages, originated while Prohibition was in effect. The whole flavored with dashes of history mixed in a shaker of anecdote and serv ed with a chaser of illuminative information." A revision of the author's 1931 "Old Waldorf Bar Days", with illustrations added. First edition. 18.5 cm; 177 pp. A bit of shallow gouging to the bottom margins of a few leaves, not affecting text; else a good copy or better in original pictorial cloth, with dust jacket having major chip to front panel. Good Hard Cover (Item ID: 012585)

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