The Book Slinger - Old Mr. Boston
WHEREIN ARE SOLVED THE MYSTERIES OF MIXED DRINKS. OLD MR. BOSTON DE LUXE OFFICIAL BARTENDERS GUIDE. 1st EDITION, 3rd PRINTING, 1936
This popular batender's guide was published shortly after the repeal of prohibition in the United States in 1935. It is one of the best-selling cocktail books in history, selling over 11 million copies since then. Compiled by Leo Cotton in collaboration with old Time Boston Bartenders, it contains hundreds of recipes for the finest drinks of all categories. This 3rd edition was printed in October 1936 and the first to add a 16 page color insert containing Old Mr. Boston's Favorite Recipes. An attractive 3rd printing of this world famous cocktail book.
Old Mr. Boston De Luxe Official Bartender's Guide, by Leo Cotton. Ben Burke, Inc. Boston Mass. 1936, 3rd printing. Small octavo, illustrated burgundy leatherette binding with lightest wear to spine ends. Illustrated endpapers, 160 clean pages plus 16 page color insert. An attractive 3rd printing in near fine condition.
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