NAME DROPPING. TALES FROM MY BARBARY COAST SALOON. Barnaby CONRAD.
NAME DROPPING. TALES FROM MY BARBARY COAST SALOON
NAME DROPPING. TALES FROM MY BARBARY COAST SALOON
NAME DROPPING. TALES FROM MY BARBARY COAST SALOON
NAME DROPPING. TALES FROM MY BARBARY COAST SALOON
NAME DROPPING. TALES FROM MY BARBARY COAST SALOON
NAME DROPPING. TALES FROM MY BARBARY COAST SALOON
NAME DROPPING. TALES FROM MY BARBARY COAST SALOON

NAME DROPPING. TALES FROM MY BARBARY COAST SALOON

New York: Harper Collins West, 1994. First Edition, Stated. Cloth-backed Boards. (xii) 212 pp. SIGNED in ink by Author Barnaby Conrad on the title page. Illustrated dust jacket. Foreword by Herb Caen. Illustrated, including from drawings by Author Conrad and various guests at his establishment. Cloth-backed boards. 5 3/4" x 8 1/2". Author Conrad was an artist, bullfighter, restaurateur and author of both fiction and non-fiction books. El Matador, Conrad's elegant saloon on Broadway in San Franisco's North Beach, was a very popular meeting place in the 1950's for locals and visiting celebrities. From Herb Caen's foreword: "In San Francisco, for a gaudy decade when the world was young, everybody who was anybody came to the Matador and among the anybodies was a bonanza of Somebodies." An indispensable book for veteran San Franciscans everywhere. A Fine copy in a Fine dust jacket, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING of our books in boxes via media mail to any United States address. Fine / Fine. Item #2163

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