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The speakeasies of 1932

Author: Al Hirschfeld; Gordon Kahn
Publisher: Milwaukee, WI : Glenn Young Books, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Best known for his caricatures of celebrities, noted artist and historian Al Hirschfeld (1903-2003) offers through his familiar artwork a glimpse into many of New York's infamous Prohibition gin mills, along with the recipe for each of the speakeasy's cocktail claim to fame.
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Genre/Form: Caricatures and cartoons
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Al Hirschfeld; Gordon Kahn
ISBN: 1557835187 9781557835185
OCLC Number: 52987443
Notes: "A Glenn Young book"--Title page verso.
Originally published: Manhattan oases. New York : E.P. Dutton, 1932.
Description: 95 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Other Titles: Manhattan oases
Responsibility: Al Hirschfeld ; text, Gordon Kahn & Al Hirschfeld ; introduction, Pete Hamill.

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"His comments are as swooping and witty as his lines."

 
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