Nice coffee table & bar books

A Listmania! list by Silvia Irahola (Santa Clarita, CA)
The list author says: "I have SOOO many books. Most of them I haven't read yet. So, I am...uninformed.

But I do know all about having a nice selection of reading material!

I decided to make this a work in progress, so I have time to be thoughtful =D"
Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails: From the Alamagoozlum to the Zombie 100 Rediscovered Recipes and the Stories Behind Them
1.  Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails: From the Alamagoozlum to the Zombie 100 Rediscovered Recipes and the Stories Behind Them by Ted Haigh
The list author says:
  "I can't say enough about this gem"
$15.44   Used & New from: $10.88
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (80 customer reviews)

The Essential Cocktail: The Art of Mixing Perfect Drinks
2.  The Essential Cocktail: The Art of Mixing Perfect Drinks by Dale DeGroff
The list author says:
  "It's very nice. Full pages devoted to one cocktail, with pictures and all"
$23.33   Used & New from: $14.94
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Herbs & Spices: The Cook's Reference
3.  Herbs & Spices: The Cook's Reference by Jill Norman
The list author says:
  "informative. nice pictures, glossy paper. More of a kitchen reference book if you entertain in your kitchen"
$17.40   Used & New from: $6.11
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (149 customer reviews)

Hi-Fructose, Vol. 1
4.  Hi-Fructose, Vol. 1 by Annie Owens
The list author says:
  "A magazine in a book! But check out the magazine first and see if it's your kinda art. Most likely it's not"
$26.58   Used & New from: $19.95
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Imbibe
5.  Imbibe Magazine Subscription Imbibe Media Inc
The list author says:
  "great for the bathroom too! Actually I don't read in the bathroom"
$19.95
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Angostura Bitters Drink Guide 1908 Reprint: A Little Tiny Bar Book Made Big
6.  Angostura Bitters Drink Guide 1908 Reprint: A Little Tiny Bar Book Made Big by Ross Bolton
The list author says:
  "cute. vintage."
$7.19   Used & New from: $5.60
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

The New Astrology: A Unique Synthesis of the World's Two Great Astrological Systems: The Chinese and Western
7.  The New Astrology: A Unique Synthesis of the World's Two Great Astrological Systems: The Chinese and Western by Suzanne White
The list author says:
  "don't feign it. You know you're interested. 4-6 pages for each sun sign/Chinese sign combo, you'll want to read your loved ones too! Very witty stuff, only for the light-hearted."
$17.37   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (102 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Magic Bottle (A BLAB! Storybook)
8.  The Magic Bottle (A BLAB! Storybook) by Camille Rose Garcia
The list author says:
  "'cause you gotta entertain kids too!
Tell your friends to share"
$13.46   Used & New from: $10.44
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Ice Cream Mix-ins: Easy Homemade Treats
9.  Ice Cream Mix-ins: Easy Homemade Treats by Jeff Keys
The list author says:
  "better if you have an ice cream maker, and it's ready to go when guests are invited."
$17.09   Used & New from: $0.01
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Ticket To Ride: Nordic Countries
10.  Ticket To Ride: Nordic Countries by Days of Wonder
The list author says:
  "OK, not a book, but leave the rulebook out so when people pick it up and wonder what the hell it is, you can bust out the board game"
$36.89   Used & New from: $35.99
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews)

Socialism: A Very Short Introduction
11.  Socialism: A Very Short Introduction by Michael Newman
The list author says:
  "Just kidding. kinda."
$10.01   Used & New from: $1.62
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Dore Gallery: His 120 Greatest Illustrations (Dover Pictorial Archives)
12.  The Dore Gallery: His 120 Greatest Illustrations (Dover Pictorial Archives) by Gustave Dore
The list author says:
  "I have the Don Quixote illustrations. Amazing, but this would be a better variety"
$12.09   Used & New from: $0.45
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

LaChapelle: Heaven to Hell
13.  LaChapelle: Heaven to Hell by David LaChapelle
The list author says:
  "these are fun photos."
Used & New from: $17.62
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Garden of Eye Candy
14.  The Garden of Eye Candy by Bigbros Workshop
The list author says:
  "I saw this at the bookstore and fell in love with it. It's a good 13 bucks cheaper on amazon"
Used & New from: $24.00
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Breakfast (Williams-Sonoma Collection  N.Y.)
15.  Breakfast (Williams-Sonoma Collection N.Y.) by Brigit Binns
The list author says:
  "you'll never look at breakfast the same again..."
$12.20   Used & New from: $0.27
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (29 customer reviews)

Reza War and Peace
16.  Reza War and Peace by Reza
The list author says:
  "great photojournalism"
$57.62   Used & New from: $2.49
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Tragic Kingdom: The Magical Art of Camille Rose Garcia
17.  Tragic Kingdom: The Magical Art of Camille Rose Garcia by Camille Rose Garcia
The list author says:
  "I just LOVE her artwork. The Saddest Place on Earth has too much juvenile political mud slinging though. Stick with this book and her storybook"
Used & New from: $19.70
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Caribe Rum: The Original Guide to Caribbean Rum and Drinks
18.  Caribe Rum: The Original Guide to Caribbean Rum and Drinks by Robert Plotkin
The list author says:
  "awesome reference book, but not behemoth"
$17.96   Used & New from: $9.56
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Exploring Wine: The Culinary Institute of America's Guide to Wines of the World, 2nd Edition
19.  Exploring Wine: The Culinary Institute of America's Guide to Wines of the World, 2nd Edition by Steven Kolpan
The list author says:
  "What a beautiful book. The textbook for my wine appreciation class"
Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (39 customer reviews)

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diffordsguide to Cocktails  7
20.  diffordsguide to Cocktails 7 by Simon Difford
The list author says:
  "the only bar book you'll need really, but why??"
Used & New from: $5.58
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Hemingway & Bailey's Bartending Guide to Great American Writers
21.  Hemingway & Bailey's Bartending Guide to Great American Writers by Edward Hemingway
Used & New from: $1.59
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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Yoga to the Rescue: Remedies for Real Girls
22.  Yoga to the Rescue: Remedies for Real Girls by Amy Luwis
The list author says:
  "this is a really cute book. Small, but packed with funny and helpful illustrations of yoga poses and sequences"
$7.91   Used & New from: $0.02
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

What to Drink with What You Eat: The Definitive Guide to Pairing Food with Wine, Beer, Spirits, Coffee, Tea - Even Water - Based on Expert Advice from America's Best Sommeliers
23.  What to Drink with What You Eat: The Definitive Guide to Pairing Food with Wine, Beer, Spirits, Coffee, Tea - Even Water - Based on Expert Advice from America's Best Sommeliers by Andrew Dornenburg
The list author says:
  "a reference with coffee, tea, and spirits, but mostly beer and especially wine"
$35.00   Used & New from: $9.07
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (102 customer reviews)

Ultimate Guide to Spirits & Cocktails
24.  Ultimate Guide to Spirits & Cocktails by Andre Domine
The list author says:
  "more for reading, less for browsing"
Used & New from: $98.98
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Havana Before Castro: When Cuba was a Tropical Playground
25.  Havana Before Castro: When Cuba was a Tropical Playground by Peter Moruzzi
$10.09
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

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Should You Be Laughing at This?
26.  Should You Be Laughing at This? by Hugleikur Dagsson
The list author says:
  "My friend actually tore out a page that affected her"
$13.17   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

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Last updated: 4/1/10
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