Inscribed by the author on the title page. Uncommon cocktail title (four institutional copies located on OCLC First Search). 8vo. 55 pp. With color vignette illustrations on almost all of the first 30 pages, with a vignette for each sign of the Zodiac. The remaining pages are mostly blanks, with headings for each of the signs and autographs and recipes coinciding with those signs. Wood planked cover with a few scratches and other light wear. Offsetting of wood grain onto title page, and a few small and light dampstains on this same page. Also an inked old price in top corner. Wood planks. Leather string. Metal hinging. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Zodiac Cocktails for All Birthdays
Publisher: Mayfair Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 1940
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description M&M Lithographic Corp, 1968. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. M&M Lithographic Corp, 1968. Wooden boards, bound with leather laces. Interior text and color illustrations very good throughout. A fantastic copy. NOT an ex-library copy, NO remainder mark, NOT a book club. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Bookseller Inventory # 224146
Book Description M&M Lithographic Corp., New York, 1968. Wooden Boards. VG+. Decorative wooden boards. 45 pages. Free of markings of any kind. Bookseller Inventory # 43038
Book Description Mayfair Publishing Co., 1940. Hardcover. Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good. First Edition. First edition. Wooden boards with leather string binding and metal hinged front cover. Signed by the author, warmly inscribed to previous owners. Very Good, with light general wear to boards; binding generally intact though title page and last page are edge worn, old and mostly unobtrusive tide mark to bottom of pages. Versos at front each note a different Zodiac sign, with fun facts and famous figures with that sign; rectos list wacky cocktail recipes best suited for drinkers born under that sign such as Radium Cobbler, Uranus Cocktail, Earthquake Cocktail, Red Sea Sangaree, Earth Cocktail, Universe Egg Nog, Fog Cocktail and Astral Toddy. The second part of the book consists of mostly blank pages with headers instructing the reader to write their own Zodiac Recipes and collect signatures from friends by Zodiac sign. A really fun twist on the cocktail book!. Bookseller Inventory # 160831005