Fine in Fine jacket. This is a completely unusual book. The covers are thin wooden sheets, hinged at spine. laced with thin leather strip. Illustrated with one of a kind comic characters. Hand-lettered and typing, this book is filled with recipies and comintaties. A great novelty for the bar keep who has everything. Vintage 1941.
Octavo; G+/no-DJ (wood boards); Spine is edge of front and back brown wooden boards, edge of text block between them; Wood boards have some wear to the edges, some general marks and scratches, small metal hinges are strong, binding is with leather cord, which is broken in one area; Text block is age-toned, general signs of handling, slight musty smell, content is clear; pp 75. Rockville.
Acceptable. Minor water stains on some pages. This is an older book. It appears to be in acceptable condition. May include minor writing or notes on some pages. Will have signs of wear from either shelving, storage, or general aging. Published 1941-Used-Acceptable.
Shell, Tad. Good+ No Jacket. 8vo-over 73/4"-93/4" tall Bound between scalloped painted and branded wooden boards; decorated front cover & metal hinges; book bound with leather thongs. Cute and unusual bartender's guide. Some soiling, staining and wear to title page and edges.
Shell, Tad (Decorated by) Very good. Attractive copy, negligible wear, clean. Pgs have slight ripples from moisture, few stains on edges, small paperclip stain on 1st 2 leaves, no marks. Thin plywood covers, tied with rawhide laces, metal-hinged front cover, tissue guard. 76 p. 24 cm. Contains: Illustrations. Great gift idea for the barkeeper who has everything. A treasure-trove of mixed drinks with variations, uniquely bound.
Tad Shell. Very Good. No Jacket as Issued. Narrow Large Octavo. A delightful drinkmaster's manual, bound with leather thong in pictorial wooden boards, with copper hinges on front board. Nice carved artwork, with hand-colored highlights, on front cover. Very unusual item.
Hell, Tad (Decorated by) Good. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. Clean text, pages tightly bound. Cover is wood w/hinges and leather tie. Art work on the front board, very unusual. Clean text, pages tightly bound. Some foxing, tanning on the title page.
Shell, Tad. Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. GLASS1-This regular size hard cover is vg++, bit of a stain to the last few pages. Bound in decorated WOODEN (! ) boards complete with brass hinges, leather strap binding. 76pp. brown.
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