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Repeal Edition of Elliott's Quiet Drinking  

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Quiet Drinking: A Book of Beer, Wines and Cocktails, and What to Serve with Them

Elliott, Virginia

New York

Harcourt, Brace



Checkered tan cloth, jacket. Fourth (Revised "Repeal") Edition. 

A scarce Prohibition-era guide to making all sorts of cocktails in the face of adversity. The revised "Repeal" edition is more joyous than the original, with recipes for louder drinking of such cocktails as hot Scotch sling, Boston Club, martini, Bacardi Cocktail (numbers 1-3), et al. After all, if you're serving Elliott's Stewed Tripe, you'll need the gin cocktail to go with.

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Chipping to jacket spine head, mild soiling to jacket, else fine in very good jacket.

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