FORTY FAMOUS COCKTAILS, by John Boland, Martini & Rossi - c.1930$175.00
Forty Famous Cocktails
illustration by John Boland
Advertising ephemera, by: Colonial Sales Corp. New York, NY. c.1930.
Paper sleeve with insert is overall in VERY GOOD condition.
- Illustrated die-cut paper sleeve with insert exhibit commensurate signs of age and wear.
- Sleeve is age-toned, stained and scuffed with moderate bumping along the edges and corners; insert is gently age-toned with some light stains and bumping the edges and corners.
- Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
Color printed wood engraving by John Boland (after a drawing by John Held, Jr.) with a sliding insert revealing cocktail recipes through die-cut windows. "Use Martini-Rossi Vermouth when mixing your cocktails." (This is the smaller version of the two published with the larger measuring 11" by 7.5")
Forty Famous Cocktails. Being a Compendium of Reliable Recipes Carefully Compiled for use in this Arid Era. ~ Engraved with Humble Apologies to that Master Engraver John Held Jr.
[Verso title]: The Path to Perdition or a Scene from the Back Room in the Days When Life was Simple. With Apologies and a Toast to John Held Jr. Master Eng
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