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[COOK, Charles Henry; as] BICKERDYKE, John (pseud.) The Curiosities of Ale & Beer:
London : First edition. A splendidly and wilfully eccentric collection of beer lore and literature, a typical Leadenhall Press production, motivated by a sprightly and slightly anachronistic antiquarianism. Learn More£1,650.00
Stock Code: 38312
[THOMSON, George Malcolm.] Aeneas MacDonald. Whisky.
Edinburgh : 1930First edition of this implicit apologia for whisky, written at a time when the coincidence of the Great War, the Great Depression and Prohibition had entailed a huge downturn in Scotch whisky sales, prior to which the industry had been slowly recovering from the Pattisons scandal of 1899 which sent ten distilleries into receivership.
"George Malcolm... Learn More£1,375.00
Stock Code: 132939
CARÊME, Marie Antonin. Le Patissier Royal Parisien,
Paris : 1815First edition of Carême's first book, signed by the author at the foot of the explanation of the frontispiece, decidedly uncommon: Copac cites only the copies at the British Library and Wellcome among British and Irish institutional; OCLC notes another 15 copies in international holdings.
"Carême 1784-1833 is one of the most famous chefs in... Learn More£15,000.00
Stock Code: 124938
CRADDOCK, Harry (compiler). The Savoy Cocktail Book.
London, : 1930First edition, first impression, a superb presentation copy of the scarce signed limited issue, copy number 3 (of an unspecified number) signed by Harry Craddock on the limitation page and additionally inscribed "To my dear wife". For his wife's delectation, Craddock has also added by hand, to the blank notes pages at the rear, a recipe for "Champagne... Learn More£7,500.00
Stock Code: 78819