Very Good. Chicago: Marco's, 1940. Fourth revised edition (1949). Hardcover. 224 pp. Very good, no jacket if issued. Rubbing to extremities, showing. Head of spine has tiny closed tear and light fraying.
Good+ 8vo, blue boards with gold cloth spine, corners and edges rubbed, Inscribed by Abe Marco under his photograph on the frontispiece, " An authoritative reference guide to the origin, use and classification of the world's choicest vintages and spirits", with recipes for drinks, illustrated with photographs, index, 224 pages.
Poor. No Jacket. 224 p. Includes illustrations, index. No jacket. Cover worn especially around edges, has scratches, stains. Name and date of former owner written on title page. Pages and edges of pages starting to yellow.
Very Good +; Presented by the Beverly Hills Liquor Company. The names of Babe and Billy Sorkin have been inscribed in gilt ink on the front cover. Shiny blue boards with gilt cloth. Nice copy; Third Revised; Cloth backed boards; 8vo; 224 p.; No DJ.
Very Good + First Edition. c.1937. Hardcover. Cloth backed, paper cobered boards, gilt endpapers. 8vo. 203pp. Very Good+. light wear at corners and spine-ends, contents clean and unmarked, former owner's name in gilt on cover. A lovely guide to mixed drinks, wine and food pairings, cordials and liquor.
Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Special presentation printing. Edgewear to cardboard around corners. Gold pages at front and back of pages, velum protecting picture of Mr. A. Marco. Book of rare and vintage spirits from around the world with recipes for cocktails and other drinks.
The how and when : an authoritative reference guide to the origin, use and classification of the world's choicest vintages and spirits
by Hyman Gale, Gerald F. Marco
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