Revised and Enlarged Edition. Nat Falk (after John Held Jr.) dustjacket art. Tall Octavo, original black cloth with gilt titles to front cover, in original illustrated dustjacket. Uncommon cocktail recipe book. From the introduction: "Today, that Art of creating exquisite drinks to match exquisite moods is gasping on its death-bed, and the dull ogre, Puritanism, supplanting the Skeleton, sits gloating by the bed-side". Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket, few edge nicks.