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Café Royal Cocktail Book

Café Royal Cocktail Book

by Tarling, W.J. [compiler]

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... Read more
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CA$2,000.00
Michael Jackson's Malt Whisky Companion

Michael Jackson's Malt Whisky Companion

by Jackson, Michael

Hardback. Very Good.
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£1.00
ÉTUDES SUR LA BIÈRE, SES MALADIES, CAUSES QUI LE PROVOQUENT, PROCÉDÉ POUR LA RENDRE INALTÈRABLE, AVEC UNE THÉORIE NOUVELLE DE LA FERMENTATION

ÉTUDES SUR LA BIÈRE, SES MALADIES, CAUSES QUI LE PROVOQUENT, PROCÉDÉ POUR LA RENDRE INALTÈRABLE, AVEC UNE THÉORIE NOUVELLE DE LA FERMENTATION

by Pasteur, Louis

Paris: Gauthier-Villars, 1876. viii,387pp. Large octavo. Contemporary half morocco and marbled boards, bound with the half-title, but without the wrappers and advert. Twelve plates and 85 textual illustrations. Binding extremities shelfworn, short crack at crown of upper joint, foxing early and late, scattered elsewhere, and to tissue guards. A good, sound copy. First edition. "In Pasteur's important study of fermentation, he discovered that contamination of beer was caused by microorganisms found in... Read more
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$275.00
GREAT AMERICAN BREWPUBS AND GASTROPUBS

GREAT AMERICAN BREWPUBS AND GASTROPUBS

by Caldwell, Michael

Creavtive Classic Publications. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2013. Hardcover. Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall .
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$14.00
How Oris Turns Its Hands to the Future

How Oris Turns Its Hands to the Future

by :

Olstein, Switzerland: Oris S.A. , 1995. 1st edition. A5. 112 pages. Well illustrated throughout with drawings and stunning photographic plates mostly in colour. Very nicely produced with loosely inserted Uk price list for 1995. Text in English. In original white card covers. Very Good+.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good+. A5.
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£10.50
Proceedings of The Company of Amateur Brewers

Proceedings of The Company of Amateur Brewers

Brattleboro: Company of Amateur Brewers, 1932. First Edition. Hardcover. Red and white checked boards. Very good. 19.5 x 14 cm. 159 pages. Privately printed in 1932 for the Members of The Society. A captivating look into beer making in the last years of Prohibition. This association was made up of men in the Brattleboro, Vermont area, including the editor Vrest Orton, a peer of Robert Frost. Writing about the origins of "The Company," A.P. Wallace states, "We were originally drawn together by one great... Read more
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$75.00
Gales of Horndean: The Hampshire brewers : 150 Years of Brewing

Gales of Horndean: The Hampshire brewers : 150 Years of Brewing

by Stapleton, Barry

Horndean, Great Britain: George Gale & Co, 1997. 1st edition. Medium horizontal format. 80 pages. This is an illustrated history of the emergence, growth and development of George Gale & Co Ltd which has been published on the centenary of the brewery. The pedigrees of the Bowyer and Gale families are printed on the end papers. Very well illustrated throughout in black and white and colour. A really nicely produced brewing history. Small dealer sticker at top corner of half-title page. In original... Read more
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£12.50
The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Wine, Beer, Spirits & Liqueurs

The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Wine, Beer, Spirits & Liqueurs

by Walton, Stuart & Glover, Brian

London: Hermes House. 1998. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 512 pages The definitive reference guide to alcohol-based drinks. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$22.00
Brewers & Hoteliers.  The Johnstons of Oakbank

Brewers & Hoteliers. The Johnstons of Oakbank

by Painter, Alison

Adelaide: J. & A.G. Johnston Ltd. 2004. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good+ condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 322 pages. The names William and James Johnston became synonymous with hotels and brewing in South Australia. The empire grew and evolved and today has spread into the wine industry. This book... Read more
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AU$150.00
Burton Upon Trent The Development of Industry

Burton Upon Trent The Development of Industry

by Owen CC

Chichester, Great Britain: Philimore, 1978. 1st edition. 279 pages including detailed index. Well illustrated with 16 excellent black and white photographic plates and 16 detailed line drawings including maps and plans. Altogether a splendid well-researched book dealing with every aspect of the key industries in Burton Upon Trent. In original attractive rich green buckram hard covers. Near Fine in Very Good+ attractive pictorial price-clipped dust wrapper.. First Edition. Buckram. Near Fine/Very Good+.... Read more
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£10.50
Salford's Pubs  3

Salford's Pubs 3

by Richardson Neil , Flynn Tony and Gall Alan

Farnworth Bolton Great Britain: Neil Richardson, 1979. 1st edition. 24 pages. Well illustrated throughout with black and white photographic plates, plans, maps, etc. This is the third volume of four dealing with the public houses of Salford. In original yellow pictorial card covers. Small dealer label on front cover. Very Good . REDUCED POSTAGE ON THIS ITEM.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. A4.
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£6.00
A History of Stockport Breweries

A History of Stockport Breweries

by Ogden, Mike

Radcliffe, Great Britain: Neil Richardson, 1987. 1st edition. 40 pages. Well illustrated with black and white photographs, plans and reproductions of old adverts. A detailed account of long-gone local breweries. Fine in original pictorial yellow card covers. REDUCED POSTAGE ON THIS ITEM (UK). . First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. A4.
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£5.50
PERFECT (PERFITE) PLATFORME OF A HOPPE GARDEN.

PERFECT (PERFITE) PLATFORME OF A HOPPE GARDEN.

by (SCOT, Reginald).:

London, B. Alsop and T. Fawcet, 1640.. And necessary instructions for the making and maintenance thereof, with notes and rules for reformation of all abuses, commonly practised therein, very necessary and expedient for all men to have, which in any wise have to doe with Hoppes. FOURTH EDITION 1640. This work is taken from "Thomas Barker's The Country-Mans Recreation", where it formed Book 2, without crediting Reginald Scot. as author, 8vo, approximately 175 x 140 mm, 7 x 5½ inches, 7 small woodcuts in... Read more
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£800.00
Michael Jackson's Malt Whisky Companion

Michael Jackson's Malt Whisky Companion

by Michael Jackson

Paperback. Like New.
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£2.46
The First One Hundred Years. A brief history of Kent Brewery, 1835 - 1935.

The First One Hundred Years. A brief history of Kent Brewery, 1835 - 1935.

by Tooth & Co

Published by Tooth & Co. Limited in 1935. Many historic photos. Compliments slip loosely inserted. 94 glossy off-white pages. 31 x 25 cms. A good clean copy apart from small stain at top of front endpapers which has decreased in effect as it has affected a few further pages. Light foxing to covers and lightly to last few pages.
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AU$250.00
Beers of the World

Beers of the World

by Delos, Gilbert

Godalming Surrey: Colour Library Books. 1994. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Translated from the French by Simon Knight. 255 pages The world's great beers and how they are brewed. . 1st English Language Edition. Hardback.
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AU$16.00
[cover title] Barley, hops and history.

[cover title] Barley, hops and history.

by United States Brewers Foundation

New York: United States Brewers Foundation, [1953]. 8vo. [28] pp.; illus. Brief illustrated history of beer and brewing across world cultures. Original wrappers, lightly soiled. Ex-library: Rubber-stamped by the New Jersey Historical Society. Near fine.
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$22.50
Great Beer Guide

Great Beer Guide

by Jackson, Michael

London: Dorling Kindersley. 2005. Square Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 544 pages 500 classic brews. . Reprint. Softcover.
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AU$10.00
The Bottling Of English Beers

The Bottling Of English Beers

by Arthur Hartley

London: The Brewing Trade Review, 1906. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Exceptionally scarce. In VG order throughout bar foxing to block edge and early/late pages. Small neat stamp of The Lion Brewery Company to fep with handwritten date 24th May/07. Smart black boards lightly worn, just a little more so at head and foot of spine. 8vo. 222pp.
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£250.00
St Austell Brewery & Company Limited Walter Hicks Wine Merchants

St Austell Brewery & Company Limited Walter Hicks Wine Merchants

by ----:

St Austell, Great Britain: The Company, 2000. 1st edition. C2000. Large format. 32 pages. Splendidly illustrated throughout with black and white, sepia and colour plates. Contains a double page detailed pedigree of the Hicks family. Published for the 150th celebrations of the founding of the company. Really nicely done. In original dark blue textured card covers. Very Good+. REDUCED POSTAGE ON THIS ITEM (UK). . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good+. Large Format.
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£6.50
A New System of Domestic Cookery;

A New System of Domestic Cookery;

by By a lady" [Maria Eliza Rundell]

1/2 Brown morocco over marbled boards; 5 raised bands and gilt particulars to spine. Deckle edges. Black and white illustrations throughout. [xx], xxx, 354 pp. 4 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches
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$260.00
A LETTER FROM A MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT to his friend in the country, containing his reasons for being against the late Act for preventing the retail of Spirituous Liquors;

A LETTER FROM A MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT to his friend in the country, containing his reasons for being against the late Act for preventing the retail of Spirituous Liquors;

by Sometimes attributed to Sir Robert Walpole.:

London, printed by H. Haines, at the upper End of Bow-Street, Covent-Garden, circa1736.. Subtitle continued: in which the great increase of the Civil List by this act will be particularly consider'd. PAMPHLET circa 1736. Slim 8vo, approximately 200 x 120 mm, 8 x 4½ inches, pages: 1-31 plus page of adverts, bound in modern cloth spine over marbled boards, black leather, gilt lettered label to upper cover (with wrong date of circa 1790), pale marbled endpapers. Title page and last page slightly dusty,... Read more
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£120.00
A GLASS OF PALE ALE and A VISIT TO BURTON

A GLASS OF PALE ALE and A VISIT TO BURTON

by [Anonymous]

London: Wyman & Sons, 1880. First edition. Hardcover. Old cello tape at gutter of 1 page of text and 1 plate, sweing beginning to seperate, text clean.. 12mo (6.75 x 4.25 inches), 32 pp, engraved frontispiece, folding map, 2 folding plates, 3 full-page plates. Recently rebound (stab-sewn) in plain boards. Rare first edition of the first history of Bass & Co. brewers. "A Glass of Pale Ale: Mssrs. Bass, Ratcliff, & Gretton, Limited, of Burton-upon-Trent, Their Business and... Read more
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$200.00
ORIGIN AND HISTORY OF BEER AND BREWING: From Prehistoric Times to the Beginning of Brewing Science and Technology.

ORIGIN AND HISTORY OF BEER AND BREWING: From Prehistoric Times to the Beginning of Brewing Science and Technology.

by Arnold, John P

Chicago: Alumni Ass'n of the Wahl-Henius Institute of Fermentation Technology, 1911. First edition. Minor rubbing to spine ends, some dustiness to edges, bookplate of James Birtley McNair to front fixed endpaper, else about fine. Original green pictorial cloth decorated in dark blue and orange, large octavo (7 x 10 inches), xvi, 411 pp. Illustrated. A comprehensive cultural and technical history of beer and brewing. A classic in the literature of brewing. Well represented in library collections, but... Read more
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$850.00