Chatto & Windus, 1936, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First
translator's preface, foreword by author. Green coloured cloth covered boards with white coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A book looks at the wines of France, from the 1930s. The author goes into the various wine regions, vineyards what to look for in the quality of wine, and of the tasting. Translated from the French by Guy Knowles. Softening to the backstrip edges with rubbing of the book corners and lower book edges. Browning of the textblock edges and pages. Original bookseller's sticker to the lower right-hand corner of the free front end paper. Chipping of the dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges. There is a small pinch mark missing from the top right-hand corner of the backstrip. Browning, faint foxing and staying is to the backstrip. The titles of the backstrip have been nibbled away by insects. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. , V - IX, , 242 pages,. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; France ; Inventory No: 0116317.