Near Fine. Book Hardcover. Old Town Book, 1993, first edition. In near fine condition, DJ in mylar. The bar was a saloon, there was a spittoon in the corner, hardboiled eggs on the bar, and who knows what going on the backroom.
Very Good in Good dust jacket. 3885. jpg. Owner's inscription, on half title page. 2nd printing in first year of publication (1931). Dust jacket with chips to edges and spine.; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6"-7" tall.
Very Good Plus. No Jacket. Frontispiece by Rea Irvin and 11 black and white cartoon illustrations by Gluyas Williams, John Held, Jr., James Montgomery Flagg, Leon Gordon, R.L. Goldberg, H.T. Webster, Herb Roth and Harrison Fisher; pictorial endpapers by Dan Sayre Groesbeck. Very Good Plus, slight spine lean, lacking the scarce dustjacket.
Very Good in Fair jacket. 174pgs. Bright Blue cloth. black lettering. illustrated endpapers, frontispiece. 12 black and white illustrations. light wear to spine edges, corner tips, otherwise clean, unmarked copy. Unclipped pictorial jacket, (with Gluyas Williams illustration), has chips, closed tears along the extremities, 1" chip off top edge. of jacket. in mylar sleeve. An historical look at the long gone saloons the opulent and the dives Size: Octavo.
Williams, Gluyas, and Flagg, James Montgomery, and Fisher, Harrison, and Held, Jr., John. Fine in fine dust jacket. 174 pages. Includes illustrations. First edition, first printing. Illustration by Gluyas Williams, John Held, Jr., James Montgomery Flagg, R. L. Goldberg, Harrison Fisher and others. An arch history of Prohibition and the saloon business, balanced to avoid offending the extreme Drys, the extreme Wets or those in the middle, the Slightly Moists. Near fine book with just a touch of wear to the corners. No dust jacket. A very nice copy!
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