Lot 25 of 253:
Livermore & Knight Tiny Book on Cocktails  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$660
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
The Tiny Book on Cocktails
Author:
Place:
Providence, RI
Publisher:
Livermore & Knight
Date:
1905
Description:

74 pp. 53x45 mm, original full red leather, lettered in gilt on front.

Recipes for fifty mixed drinks popular at the turn of the 20th century. A very rare pre-prohibition mixology book, highly prized by both collectors of miniature books and cocktail books. OCLC locates only a single copy, at the University of Virginia. Bradbury, Livermore & Knight 4.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
A few small scuffs to leather, lacking front free endpaper; a few dogeared corners and a small bit of soiling within; very good.
 
Item number:
283713
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