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Café Royal Cocktail Book by  W.J. [compiler] Tarling - 1st Edition - 1937 - from Minotavros Books and Biblio.com

Café Royal Cocktail Book

by Tarling, W.J. [compiler]

Condition: Near Fine


London: Pall Mall Ltd, 1937. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. Carter, Frederick. 8vo. "Coronation Edition". Unpaginated. Original blue cloth. Scarce signature and inscription by Tarling, W.J. on f.f. endpaper. Edges slightly rubbed with light bumping to corners. Wear to hinges. Light foxing, Otherwise clean. Recipes from the members of the British Bartenders Guild. William J. Tarling, President of the British Bartenders Guild and bartender at the American bar at the Café Royal. The book contains original recipes and twists on a number of classic cocktails during the roaring 20s and dirty 30's. Includes one of the earliest references to the Margarita, that appeared under the name Picador.
  • Bookseller: Minotavros Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 001025
  • Title: Café Royal Cocktail Book
  • Author: Tarling, W.J. [compiler]
  • Illustrator: Carter, Frederick
  • Format/binding: Hard Cover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Pall Mall Ltd
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1937
  • Keywords: Cocktails, Liqour, Recipes, Cooking, Bartending
  • Bookseller catalogs: Bartending and Cocktails;


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