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Here's my collection. Anything missing that I should pick up?

Hawai'i Tropical Rum Drinks & Cuisine by Don the Beachcomber

Taboo: The Art of Tiki

Scrounging the Islands with the Legendary Don the Beachcomber

Tiki Mugs Cult Artifacts of Polynesian Pop by Jay Strongman

Hawai'i at Play by Desoto Brown

Tiki Quest Collecting the Exotic Past by Duke Carter

Night of the Tikiby Douglas Nason

American Goes Hawaiian by Alexander

From Kau Kau to Cuisine by Hiura

Trader Vic's Tiki PArty! by Siegelman

Beachbum Berry's Sippin' Safari

Tiki Road Trip by James Teitelbaum

Tiki Triangle by Justin Crsitaldi

Tiki Modern by Sven Kirsten

Beachbum Berry Remixed

Liquid Vacation by Moss

Kahiki Supper Club by Meyers. Walker, Chenault and Moss

Potions of the Caribbean by Berry

The Aloha Shirt by Hope & Tozian

The Oceanic Arts Vintage Tiki Collection Auction

The Oceanic Arts Vintage Tiki Auction 2

Oceanic Arts The Godfathers of Tiki

Tiki Pop by Sven Kirsten

Hulaland The Golden Age of Hawaiian Music

The 50 Greatest Hawai'i Albums by Bolante & Keany

Mai-Kai History & Mystery of the Iconic Tiki Restaurant by Glazner

Smuggler's Cove by Cate

Sippin's Safari 10th Anniversary Expanded Edition by Berry

The Art of Tiki by La Luz de Jesus

The Home Bar Guide to Tropical Cocktails

Ninety Years of Classic San Diego Tiki by Martin Lindsay

Minimalist Tiki by Pietrek and Smith

Ohio Tiki by Chenault

Detroit Tiki by Tadey

California Tiki by Henderson & Foshko

Tiki Lindy's Field Guide to Pupus, Tidbits and Exotic Provisions Vol 1 & 2

The Book of Tiki by Sven Kirsten

Tiki Style by Sven Kirsten

Beachbum Berry's Taboo Table

Beachbum Berry's Intoxica!

Beachbum Berry's Grog Log

Trader Vic's Book of food and Drink

Waikiki Tiki by Phillip Roberts

Waikiki An Illustrated Pocket History by Seiden

Trader Vic Bartender's Guide

All About Hawaiian by Schutz

Illustrated Hawaiian Dictionary by Wight

Hawai'i Cooks with Spam Mini Edition

Don the Beachcomber's Little Hawaiian Tropical Drink Book

The F.O.M. Book of Knowledge

[ Edited by The Intoxicologist on 2022-10-20 04:36:04 ]


A book on how to use punctuation.

Here's an old thread with some good titles to follow up on:


Also, what are you looking for more of right now? Art books? Cocktail books? History? Fiction?

Mainly books about tiki culture, bars, muds and ephemera, exotica vinyl, etc...

Thanks! These all look great!

Hamo posted on Tue, Oct 25, 2022 10:14 PM

That's quite the library. I have many of the same on my shelf, but there are a several titles there that I might need to add.

Here are a few other things you might consider, including another Leeteg book:

Leeteg of Tahiti

Hula: Vintage Hawaiian Graphics

Frankly Speaking: Trader Vic's Own Story

I've linked to Amazon, but you might consider ThriftBooks (or other used book sites); that's how I got my hands on The Book of Tiki, Tiki Modern, Tiki Quest, and my Trader Vic books.

Mahalo for these!


"The F.O.M. Book of Knowledge"?


Just know that clicking on that link might give the FOM a deep dive into your computer and all that is or was in it.

Trust no one.

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