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THE SAVOY COCKTAIL BOOK. Compiled by Harry Craddock of the Savoy Hotel, London. Decorations by Gilbert Rumbold by CRADDOCK. HARRY. Compiles - First Edition - from Paul Foster Books and Biblio.com

THE SAVOY COCKTAIL BOOK. Compiled by Harry Craddock of the Savoy Hotel, London. Decorations by Gilbert Rumbold

by CRADDOCK. HARRY. Compiles

Condition: See description


Constable & Company, Ltd. London. 1930. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Illustrated and lettered throughout in blue, black, green, yellow, orange, brown and red. Finely bound in recent full purple morocco binding. Spine with raised bands. Compartments ruled and lettered in gilt. Front board with the title stamped in gilt. Top edge gilt. Original decorative front board bound in at the rear and both sets of original colour illustrated endpapers bound in at front and rear. A fine copy.


  • Bookseller: Paul Foster Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 9909
  • Title: THE SAVOY COCKTAIL BOOK. Compiled by Harry Craddock of the Savoy Hotel, London. Decorations by Gilbert Rumbold
  • Author: CRADDOCK. HARRY. Compiles
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Constable & Company, Ltd. London. 1930
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fine bindings;


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