First Edition. Small octavo, illustrated cloth, string hole in upper left corner as issued. Great cocktail mixing guide including such drinks as: Absinthe, Boomerang, Haymarket, Hurricane, Manhattan Cooler, etc. This copy with 'original' cocktail recipe penned in at rear pastedown: 'Medo borned this one: 1 part dry vermouth / 1 part wine / ice and serve with lemon peel'. Almost Very Good, some small stains to pages, in Good dustjacket, centimeter deep chipping at top and lower spine end, soiling to panels, some short closed tears.