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1963 "Shaking In The 60s" Cocktail Book by Eddie Clark

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A rare "Shaking In The 60s" cocktail book by Eddie Clark (no dust cover). First edition, 1963. This bold red hardcover features a vibrant gold-embossed cocktail shaker (with a face on it) on the front along with two coupe glasses. Such a magical mixology guide, filled with incredible illustrations and dozens and dozens of cocktail recipes (i.e. Planter's Punch, Dry Martini, Bamboo. Gin Sour, Gin Fizz, Zombie -- to name a few). The author's opening page says "This book is dedicated to all imbibing lovers." and includes dozens and dozens of cocktail recipes, a section on glassware, wine, how to shake cocktails, and plenty of other mixology how-to. Truly a neat mixing guide. First Edition (256 pages).

Author: Eddie Clark
Illustrated by: William S. McCall
Published by: Cocktail Books, Ltd  

Condition: Good vintage condition overall with mild signs of wear. The hardcover is in good condition overall but does show minor/general wear. The binding is tight. The interior pages are clean and crisp. Truly a magical and rare mixology guide. Cheers!

Measurements: 7 3/4" tall x 5" wide

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