Item #40648 Be Your Own Bartender [Cocktail Recipes]. John KELLY.
Be Your Own Bartender [Cocktail Recipes]
Be Your Own Bartender [Cocktail Recipes]

Be Your Own Bartender [Cocktail Recipes]. Honolulu: Paradise of the Pacific Ltd, (1948).

First Edition. Original Herbert MacDonald illustrated wrappers, 9 by 5 1/2 inches, approximately 70 pages. Uncommon post World War Two Hawaii published cocktail guide. No copies found on WorldCat or anywhere else for that matter. According to the introduction Kelly was the former proprietor of Beverage Importations, Inc., Ltd., Office and Bonded Godowns 19 Quai de France, Shanghai, China. Kelly states that he gathered the recipes from his contacts at the Waldorf Astoria, the Ambassador Hotel, the Royal Hawaiian Hotel, and British Raffles Hotel in Singapore. Very Good, tiny chip at lower front wrap corner, bit of splitting to paper at spine.

Price: $350.00

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