New York: Robert M. McBride, 1920. Hardcover. Moderate soiling to boards, rubbint to edges. Corners worn thru to cardboard. Poem by Robet Herrick on faintly illustrated endpapers. Duck tape repaired spine with handwritten title, in gilt. Black lettering to front of green-grey boards. 205 pp with index of first lines. Tight. GOOD PLUS. Item #73964
The author provides a plethora of good old drinking songs, from American, Irish and Scottish. Some of the songs included : Reasons for Drinking by Henry Aldrich ; Hermit Hoar, in Solemn Cell by Samuel Johnson ; Three Men of Gotham by Thomas Love Peacock ; Fill the Goblet Again by Lord Byron ; Goldthread's Song by Sir Walter Scott ; Commanders of the Faithful by William Makepeace Thackeray and many, many more.