The Savoy Cocktail Book. Being in the Main a Complete Compendium of the Cocktails, Rickeys, Daisies, Slings, Shrubs, Smashes, Fizzes, Juleps, Cobblers, Fixes and other Drinks... Compiled by... of the Savoy Hotel, London. Harry CRADDOCK.

The Savoy Cocktail Book. Being in the Main a Complete Compendium of the Cocktails, Rickeys, Daisies, Slings, Shrubs, Smashes, Fizzes, Juleps, Cobblers, Fixes and other Drinks... Compiled by... of the Savoy Hotel, London.

London: Constable & Company, 1937. 8vo. 287, (1) pp. Publisher's orange cloth, lettered in black to the spine and upper board, pictorial endpapers with a contemporary gift inscription at the front quoting the song lyrics "Life is just a bowl of cherries / don't make it serious". Colour illustrations throughout, including several maps of wine regions as well as humorous cartoons relating to individual drinks. Some light rubbing to the spine, a little more so to the lower fore corners, else very good. First published 1930, this more simply bound reprint retains the stylish period internal design of the original. Item #38092

Price: £135.00

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