Published May 1991
by Derrydale Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||200|
About this Item: Crown Publishers Inc., New York, Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good -. First Thus.  The Gentleman's Companion: Volume II Being An Exotic Drinking Book or, Around the World with Jigger, Beaker, and , , pp. in orange cloth. Baker collected many of those recipes in his two-volume set The Gentleman's Companion: Being an Exotic Cookery and Drinking Book, originally published in by Derrydale Press. John J. Poister in wrote, "Volume II of The Gentleman's Companion, by Charles H. Baker Jr., is the best book on exotic drinks I have ever encountered".Born: Decem , Zellwood, Florida. At once a culinary guidebook and haughty memoir, The Gentleman's Companion, initially published in , provides a one-of-a-kind glimpse into the bombastic and glamorous world of travel in the mid-twentieth century. This edition combines both volumes of the original work: The Exotic Cookery Book and The Exotic Drinking Range: $ - $ EUVS Collection First trade edition Volume II Being an Exotic Drinking Book or, Around the World with Jigger, Beaker and Flask. A drink book that has never gone out of style, and is still very much sought after. The Gentleman's Companion volume II Beeing an Exotic Drinking Book.
Very Good+ in Slipcase jacket. Book One volume being an exotic cookery book ( pp.), the other an exotic drinking book ( pp.). Both volumes clean and tightly bound. Previous owner's names embossed on front covers of both volumes. One bumped corner and a few short tears on foxed slipcase. Contact This Seller; Hide Details5/5(1). The Gentleman's Companion. New York: Derrydale Press, Two volumes. Octavo, original half burgundy cloth, red buckram, uncut and Volume II unopened, original numbered slipcase. $ Limited first editions of Baker's "Exotic Cookery Book" and "Exotic Drink Book," finely printed at the Derrydale Press, each number of copies. The Gentleman's Companion Volume II: Being an Exotic Drinking Book or, Around the World with Jigger Beaker, and Flask. The first one is all food recipes, the second is all drink. The Jigger, Beaker, and Glass reprint is nearly an exact reprint of the second volume (with the notable exception of the title). The Gentleman's Companion book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A two volume set - an Exotic Cookery and an Exotic Drinkin /5.
The Gentleman's Companion: Volume I and II by Charles H. Baker, Jr. New York: Crown Publishers, pages. Hardcover. Slipcase included. The Gentleman's Companion (2 Volume Set). Volume I: Being an Exotic Cookery Book Or, around the World with Knife, Fork and Spoon; Volume II: Being an Exotic Drinking Book Or, around the World with Jigger, Beaker and Flask by Baker Jr., Charles H. Seller The Chatham Bookseller, LLC Published Condition Very good+ Edition Early edition Item. Browse available copies of the gentleman39s companion volume i being by baker charles h at for the best in savings on new & used books COVID . South American Gentleman’s Companion, Volumes I & II, Mint in Book Sleeve! Cookbook and cocktail book by Charles H. Baker, Jr. Both together in boxed set. These books are sequels to the traveling food and drink writer and bon vivant’s popular “Gentleman’s Companion,” with these books concentrating on South America.