CUPS AND THEIR CUSTOMS.

London: John van Vorst, 1869. vi,[2],62,[2]pp. Octavo. Green cloth, stamped in black. Color lithographed frontis. Rear endsheets browned from now absent clippings (a bit of residue from where they were tipped in), a bit of wear at edges, otherwise a very good copy. Item #WRCLIT62475

Second edition, with additions. Formerly Arthur Upson's copy, with his bookplate and a 1906 gift inscription from him to another party. "A collection of recipes for the brewing of compound drinks, technically termed 'cups'" - Preface. The first edition appeared in 1863, and Porter served to edit Roberts' notes for this edition after Roberts' death. GABLER 36290.

Price: $150.00