London: The Leadenhall Press, 1892.
First edition. Frontispiece and illustrations to text throughout. 362 pp. 8vo. Three quarter red morocco and marbled boards, t.e.g. Extremities rubbed. Noling, p. 288. Item #309990
An engaging and copiously illustrated global history of drinks. The focus is on alcoholic drinks, though tea, coffee, and milk are included. The chapter on American drinks includes numerous cocktail recipes, ending with an illustration of Jerry Thomas mixing his famous Blue Blazer.
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