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Diary of a Winetaster: Recent Tastings of French and California Wines

by Waugh, Harry

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$125.00

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New York: Quadrangle Books, 1972. First Edition. Very Good/Very Good+. First edition. Signed by Harry Waugh, inscribed to former owner. Date of May 5, 1976 in different hand. Laid in sticker for Les Amin du Vin, International Wine Society. xviii, 228 pp. with 8 pp. of photographs. Crimson cloth with gilt lettering. Very Good with a little biopredation… Read more
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$125.00
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How to Eat Better for Less Money

by Beard, James; Aaron, Sam

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1970
Condition
Good+
Item Price
$200.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1970. Good+/Good. Signed by both authors, inscribed to former owner "And good appetite, too" in red sharpie by James Beard. 316 pp. Original crimson cloth with silver lettering. Second revised edition, first printing. Good+ with wear along bottom edges, a few notes in text and stains, in Good dust jacket with soiling and… Read more
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$200.00
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Bar Florida Cocktails

by La Bar Florida

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$400.00

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Havana: United Press, 1937. Softcover. Very Good. 72 pp. Cocktail recipes printed in Spanish and English. Very Good. Light stain to front cover, general wear and some creasing throughout and short tear at base of spine. A promotional cocktail recipe guide from La Florida in Havana, Cuba. Beginning in 1934, La Florida began issuing a yearly promotional cocktail… Read more
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$400.00
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New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, 1862. First Edition. Very Good. First edition, later state. Bound in publisher's original pebbled brown cloth decorated in blind; front cover stamped in gilt with vignette of bartender, titled "The Bar Tender's Guide" and priced at $2.50; gilt title on spine reads "How to Mix Drinks"; with title reading "How-To Mix Drinks, or… Read more
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$3,500.00
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Bacchus Behave!

by Whitaker, Alma

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1933
Condition
Good
Edition
Second Printing
Item Price
$350.00

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1933. Second Printing. Good. First edition, second printing. Bound in publisher's bind cloth stamped in dark blue. Good, with cloth a bit mottled and stained. Previous owner name to front free endpaper, pages toned. Scarce. Lacking the dust jacket.
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$350.00
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The Savoy Cocktail Book

by Craddock, Harry

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Signed Limited Edition
Item Price
$5,500.00

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London: Constable & Company, LTD, 1930. Signed Limited Edition. Very Good+. First edition, copy number 241 (of an unspecified amount) in the special limited edition, signed by Harry Craddock. First state text with number on title page, and Bacardi Cocktail eratta slip on page 25. Bound in publisher's quarter black cloth over screen printed linen covered boards, with… Read more
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$5,500.00
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The Home Bartender

by Bensen, E. R. Thomas

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1946
Condition
Good
Item Price
$450.00

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[no place]: E. R. Thomam & C. C. Benson, 1946. Good. 83 pp. Staining at top corner, faint staining to page edges. Light wear, rubbing and soiling to wraps. reading crease to spine. Stamp from "The Mix Shop" to verso of title page. A nice copy of this rather scarce cocktail recipe guide book.
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$450.00
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Home-Made Beverages

by A Practical Brewer

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1919
Condition
Good
Item Price
$350.00

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New York: Buyers Export Agency, 1919. Good. 32 pp. Publisher's staple-bound drab wraps printed in black. Good. Covers and contents worn, creased and stained. Spine split at bottom third, beneath bottom staple. Penciled notations inside rear wrap. A scarce compendium of recipes and instructions for making coctaktails, brewing beer, cider, wine and more.
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$350.00
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The Savoy Cocktail

by Craddock, Harry

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$750.00

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London: Constable & Company, LTD, 1930. First Edition. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Very Good with some wear to the silver foil binding; spine cloth slightly faded and with wear at the spine ends. Previous owner names on half-title and dedication page. Foxing and toning to pages and light staining to edge of page block. A classic… Read more
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$750.00
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It's Smart to be a Good Mixer

by Holland House

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$250.00

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New York: Holland House Sales Co. Very Good. [no date]. 23 pp. Small advertising pamphlet featuring recipes for cocktails and canapes. Very Good with light wear to covers and light creasing to rear cover. A scarce vintage cocktail item.
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$250.00
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The Green Cocktail Book

by Jimmy, Late of Ciro's London

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$550.00

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London: T. Werner Laurie, LTD, 1932. Hardcover. Very Good. 96 pp. Publisher's green cloth binding, stamped in dark green, with green paint pattern to cloth seemingly the work of a previous owner, text printed in green. Light lean to spine with light wear at upper spine joints. Small bookseller ticker to front paste down. Erased pencil from paste… Read more
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$550.00
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Jayne's Bartender's Guide

by Dr. D. Jayne

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$375.00

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Philadelphia: Dr. D. Jayne and Son, 1934. Wraps. Very Good. ca. 1934. Stapled pages bound into brown stiff card printed wraps. Very Good with general shelf wear. Foxing and dust soiling to edge of page block. Slight pulling to staple binding at first and last page. A nice copy of this scarce cocktail guide.
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$375.00
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Drinks

by Straub, Jacques

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1920
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
Item Price
$350.00

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Chicago: The Hotel Monthly Press, 1920. Second Edition. Very Good. 1914 [1920]. Second edition, dated 1914 but likely published in 1920. Publisher's leatherette binding stamped in gilt. Very Good or better, with light rubbing and light soiling to covers, though still a rather nice survival of a fragile binding that seems it would be prone to wear. Previous… Read more
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$350.00
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Cuna Del Daiquiri Cocktail

by Bar Floridita

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$350.00

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Havana: Impreso en los talleres de Artes Graficas, 1939. Softcover. Very Good. [ca 1939]. 63 pp. Cocktail recipes printed in Spanish and English. Very Good. Rubbing to wraps at edges and rear cover. One inked bracket in margins. A promotional cocktail recipe guide from La Florida in Havana, Cuba. The renowned cafe and bar was a favorite haunt… Read more
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$350.00
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Lest We Forget: Mixed Drinks Manual

by [Anonymous]

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1933
Condition
Like New
Edition
Second Edition
Item Price
$250.00

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Racine, WI: The Commercial Press Co, 1933. Second Edition. Like New. Second edition. 64 pp. Publisher's pale yellow wraps printed in green. Promotional "High Life Sale Co." rubber stamp and hand written details to front and rear cover. Wraps lightly soiled and worn, pages toned, corners bumped. Scarce.
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$250.00
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The Wines of Gala

by Dali, Salvador

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1978
Condition
Like New
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$375.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Like New. First American edition, first printing. Publisher's white cloth decorated at front cover, with gilt titles to front cover and spine. Fine, in Near Fine gold-foil dust jacket, with light rubbing and light edge wear. A very lovely copy, quite bright a very sharp.
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$375.00
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The Savoy Cocktail

by Craddock, Harry

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
Edition
New and Enlarged Edition
Item Price
$1,650.00

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London: Constable & Company, LTD, 1933. New and Enlarged Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Second reprint of the New and Enlarged Edition. Signed "Here's How" and dated June 4, 1934 by Harry Craddock on the copyright page. Cloth shows several faint, small stains; light fading to spine. Edge of page block with light spotting and foxing. Foxing to pages,… Read more
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$1,650.00
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When it's Cocktail Time in Cuba

by Woon, Basil

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1928
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$600.00

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New York: Horace Liveright Inc, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Very Good, with light soiling to cloth, topstain faded. Small abrasion to front free end paper likely from a sticker removal. Pages lightly thumbed and toned. Hinge at title page is a bit exposed, and the binding toward the front a bit tender.… Read more
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$600.00
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ABC of Mixing Cocktails

by MacElhone, Harry

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Condition
Good
Edition
Sixth Impression
Item Price
$600.00

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London: Dean & Son, Limited. Sixth Impression. Hardcover. Good. [undated, ca. mid-1920s]. 103 pp. Sixth impression. Variant red cloth binding stamped in gilt with advertising Compliments of Malcolm Campbell Ltd., Automobiles company on front cover. Good. Cloth a bit soiled and worn, top edge of page block spotted, slight must odor to pages, previous owner name in pencil… Read more
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$600.00
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London: W. J. Bush & Co, 1925. Ninth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Ninth edition. Publisher's red cloth binding stamped in gilt. Very Good. Spine cloth faded with gilt almost illegible, spine ends worn with a small chip missing at the crown. A scarce title.
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$400.00