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(Cocktails) Bergeron, Victor. Trader Vic's Book of Food & Drink.

Intro. by Lucius Beebe. Illus. incl. watercolors by Guy Huze. Jacket. First Edition. Garden City: Doubleday, 1946. 

Trader Vic was a leader in the early tiki drink movement, which became popular when soldiers came home from the South Pacific after WWII. Cocktails herein, many of which are rum based, are given inspired names like Devil's Leap, La Florida daiquiri, shingle stain, rum julep, haote pikia, etc. Chipping to jacket spine ends & extremities, small piece lacking from upper corner of front jacket panel, else good. 




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