Cocktails & Drinks from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

New Arrivals

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

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

by Waugh, Harry

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

Show Details

Description:
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
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$125.00
image of How to Eat Better for Less Money

How to Eat Better for Less Money

by Beard, James; Aaron, Sam

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

Show Details

Description:
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
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$200.00
image of The Savoy Cocktail Book

The Savoy Cocktail Book

by Craddock, Harry

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

Show Details

Description:
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
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5,500.00
image of The Home Bartender

The Home Bartender

by Bensen, E. R. Thomas

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

Show Details

Description:
[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.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$450.00
image of Home-Made Beverages

Home-Made Beverages

by A Practical Brewer

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

Show Details

Description:
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.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$350.00
image of It's Smart to be a Good Mixer

It's Smart to be a Good Mixer

by Holland House

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

Show Details

Description:
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.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$250.00
image of The Green Cocktail Book

The Green Cocktail Book

by Jimmy, Late of Ciro's London

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

Show Details

Description:
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
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$550.00
image of Jayne's Bartender's Guide

Jayne's Bartender's Guide

by Dr. D. Jayne

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

Show Details

Description:
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.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$375.00
image of Cuna Del Daiquiri Cocktail

Cuna Del Daiquiri Cocktail

by Bar Floridita

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

Show Details

Description:
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
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$350.00
image of Lest We Forget: Mixed Drinks Manual

Lest We Forget: Mixed Drinks Manual

by [Anonymous]

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

Show Details

Description:
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.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$250.00
image of Practical Recipes for the Manufacture of Aerated Beverages, Cordials, Non-Alcoholic Brewed Beers, Carbonated Mineral Waters, and other Popular Beverages

Show Details

Description:
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.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$400.00
image of The Stork Club Bar Book

The Stork Club Bar Book

by Beebe, Lucius

Seller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$750.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Rinehart & Company, 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Very Good or better with light fading to cloth at edges and darkening at gutters, offsetting to end sheets from binder's glue, else a nice copy in a Very Good dust jacket with publisher's price intact, light fading to the spine panel and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$750.00
image of Bartender's Friend

Bartender's Friend

by Thomas, Nick

Seller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1946
Condition
Like New
Edition
Revised and Expanded
Item Price
$350.00

Show Details

Description:
Cincinnati, OH: Nick Thomas, 1946. Revised and Expanded. Hardcover. Like New. Revised and expanded. Near Fine. Red leatherette binding, with faint rubbing at spine ends, titles to upper board in gilt. An extremely rare cocktail book, which based on records of copies we've handled in the past, appears to have been first published in 1944, reprinted 1945 and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$350.00
image of Bacchus Behave

Bacchus Behave

by Whitaker, Alma

Seller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Printing
Item Price
$750.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1933. Third Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, third printing. Near Fine with toning to pages and faint darkening to spine cloth. In a Very Good dust jacket which is irregularly price-clipped, edge worn, rubbed and unevenly sunned. A striking copy in the scarce dust jacket.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$750.00
image of 1800 and All That: Drinks Ancient and Modern

1800 and All That: Drinks Ancient and Modern

by de Fleury, R.

Seller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$200.00

Show Details

Description:
London: The St. Catherine Press, 1937. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Very Good, lacking jacket. Leather binding lightly scuffed and lightly rubbed at corners and spine ends. Gilt stamping on spine remains sharp and bright. End sheets foxed, pages toned and occasionally foxed or thumbed. Faded tide mark to edge of page block, barely ever affecting… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$200.00
image of Hocker's Alcoholic Beverage Encyclopedia

Hocker's Alcoholic Beverage Encyclopedia

by Hocker, E. Curtis

Seller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1941
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$350.00

Show Details

Description:
San Fransisco: El. Curtis Hocker, 1941. First Edition. Spiral-bound. Very Good. 155 pp. Spiral bound stiff printed wraps. First edition, stated. Very Good. Wraps show toning, edge tears to yapped edges at rear, pages lightly toned and with a short tear to the "Memoranda" page at rear. Very scarce.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$350.00
image of Drinks of all Kinds

Drinks of all Kinds

by Davies, Frederick; Davies Seymour

Seller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$575.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, 1929. Hardcover. Very Good. Undated [but ca 1929]. Very Good, with very light bowing to boards, light soiling to cloth and light rubbing at tips, offsetting to end papers and a small ink notation to rear paste down. A scarce guide covering a variety of recipes, including cocktails, fancy drinks, punches, warm… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$575.00
image of Drinks of all Kinds

Drinks of all Kinds

by Davies, Frederick; Davies Seymour

Seller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$550.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Sir Isaac Pitman Ltd, 1929. Hardcover. Very Good. Undated, though assumed to be published circa 1929. Very Good, with small stains to cover, light rubbing to cloth at corners and spine ends, offsetting to end papers. A scarce guide covering a variety of recipes, including cocktails, fancy drinks, punches, warm drinks and temperance drinks.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$550.00
image of A Life Time Collection of 688 Recipes for Drinks

A Life Time Collection of 688 Recipes for Drinks

by Anon

Seller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$600.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Herbert Jenkins Ltd, 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing stated. Very Good, with soiling to edge of page block, foxing to prelims and terminals, slight toning to spine cloth, in a Good dust jacket, which is lightly soiled, toned, and edge worn, with insect wear primarily to the rear panel, rear flap fold… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$600.00
image of The Art of Mixing

The Art of Mixing

by Wiley, James A.; Griffith, Helene M.

Seller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$250.00

Show Details

Description:
Philadelphia: Macrae Smith Company, 1932. Hardcover. Very Good. 49 pp. Second printing. Very Good, with light rubbing and light soiling to cloth, very faint staining to prelims, and a small tipped in article in text causing offsetting to the adjacent page. A charming copy of this scarce cocktail guide.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$250.00