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1934 Burke's Complete COCKTAIL & DRINKING RECIPES

Sold ! This book is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-09-13)
Price : US $63.01



1934 Burke 1934 Burke



Up for auction is an Estate Sale find.


Scarce cocktail book published right after the repeal of Prohibition in 1933.


Tight binding, red leatherette cover, with gold embossed title, in EXTREMELY good collectors condition, with the only noticable damage being on the top of the spine. (see photo).


This book was written by Harman Burney Burke, one of the best mixers of the day, back in 1934, when people started legally drinking again.


1934 1st Edition in great condition. Has the World's 14 most famous cocktails of the time, with over 90 pages of drink recipes, and some food bit recipes for the cocktail hour.


This is a HIGHLY respected book on the subject, and is referenced frequently. This book is part of many collections. They don't come as clean as this copy. Bid today !


 


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Sold ! This book is sold (sold on 2008-09-13)



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