Item #3283 The Gun Club Drink Book; Author of The Gun Club Cook Book. Charles Browne.
The Gun Club Drink Book; Author of The Gun Club Cook Book
The Gun Club Drink Book; Author of The Gun Club Cook Book

The Gun Club Drink Book; Author of The Gun Club Cook Book

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1939. Holton, Leonard. First Edition. Hardcover. 190 pages. 21 x 15 cm. At the end of Prohibition, a reinvigorated public turned to cocktail books to provide a fresh approach to drink making. The author, Charles Browne, states in the Preface: "Immediately upon the repeal of the annoying and unworkable Prohibition Amendment there was released upon a waiting world a whole generation of young people who knew nothing about the principles and practices of proper drinking." The author, a founding member & president of the Nassau Gun Club of Princeton, provides whimsical and humorous anecdotes, history, and recipes in this cocktail treatise. Illustrated throughout. Boards and interior crisp and clean, dust wrapper lightly rubbed. Illustrated red boards. Very good, in very good dust wrapper. Item #3283

Price: $460.00

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