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Wine.- [J. (S.)] The Vineyard: being a Treatise shewing I. The Nature and Method of Planting, Manuring, Cultivating, and Dressing of Vines in Foreign-Parts. II. Proper Directions for Drawing, Pressing, Making, Keeping, Fining, and Curing all Defects in the Wine, first edition, engraved frontispiece by Fletcher after Cooper, woodcut illustration in text, initials and head-pieces, ink ownership inscription to title, bookplate of William Gilstrap, contemporary panelled calf, corners a little worn, [Henrey 870; Simon BG 1580], 8vo, printed for W. Mears at the Lamb without Temple-Bar, 1727.

⁂ Includes the first detailed description in English of wine making in Champagne.

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Wine.- [J. (S.)] The Vineyard, first edition, 1727.

Wed, Jul 11, 2018 9:30 AM UTC
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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