Western Bitters by Bill and Betty Wilson, c.1969, 8x10, 95 pgs, hardbound, black/white photos, Northwestern Printing Co, CA. This copy is signed by both authors on the copyright page. The emphasis of this book is on bitters that were made primarily for the Western market. The bottles are described in detail and depicted in black/white photos. Includes separate sections for embossed and label-only bottles. Variants are discussed as well as scarcity ratings (common to extremely scarce). Also includes some San Francisco directory listings from 1859 to 1893 and briefly discusses the San Francisco and Pacific Glass Works. Bibliography, index.
Condition: Soil to white binding, minor interior soil, contents are otherwise Very Good