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Craddock, Harry, The Savoy Cocktail Book

Auction:
2870B
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2870B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 05, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Craddock, Harry, The Savoy Cocktail Book
Decorations by Gilbert Rumbold, New York: Richard R. Smith, 1930. Octavo, half cloth, decorated boards.
About 700 recipes with additional information on punches, fizzes, and wines, extensively illustrated with amusing vignettes.

Note: Harry Craddock was legendary bartender at London's Savoy Hotel and later at the Dorchester.
Estimate $50-75


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Keywords

Gilbert Rumbold, Richard R. Smith, Bartenders, Cocktails, Fizz, Harry Craddock, Savoy Hotel, The Dorchester, London

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