Cocktails [Usher’s Hotel, 1931]

$500

By Usher’s Hotel

First Printing of Australia’s first cocktail list book

In stock

Description

  • Exclusive Cocktails From The Recipes Of Usher’s Hotel
  • First Printing [Usher’s Hotel, Sydney, 1931]; 11cm x 8cm; 64 pages; textured paper wraps, black titling to front with illustration, Usher’s Hotel logo to rear, uniformly mottled, edges bumped, staple-bound pages, foxed throughout, a very good copy
  • Possibly the first cocktail list book in Australia [taking many recipes from The Savoy Cocktail book, published in UK the year previous]
  • A rare item of considerable interest