Toots.

New York: Meredith Press, 1969.

Octavo, 214 pages. Illustrated with photographs. First edition. A biography of the great barman and owner of the legendary eponymous New York bar/restaurant, Toots Shor. Filled throughout with the famous imbiber and raconteur's exploits behind the bar and out and about in New York City, and of stories of of the celebrities and politicians who frequented Toots Shor. Considine was a journalist, best known for his WWII story Thirty Second Over Tokyo, later made into the movie starring Robert Mitchum and Spencer Tracy. Generally very good in a near very good dust jacket, with a closed tear to back panel. Clippings about the author taped to dust jacket flap.

Price: $60.00
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