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The Past, Present and Probably the Future State of The Wine Trade
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The Past, Present and Probably the Future State of The Wine Trade

by James Warre

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2nd Edition
Published
1824
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Hardcover
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This is a rare, early copy of "The Past, Present and Probably the Future State of The Wine Trade. Proving That An Increase of Duty Caused a Decrease of Revenue; and A Decrease of Duty, an Increase of Revenue" by James Warre. 1824 2nd edition (stated) - with Supplementary Observations; Printed for J. Hatchard and Son, and J.M. Richardson; London.… Read more about this item
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In Vino Veritas
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In Vino Veritas

by Andre Simon

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Used - Very Good
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1st Edition
Published
1913
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Cloth
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"IN VINO VERITAS - A Book About Wine" by Andre L. Simon. 1913 1st edition; Grant Richards Ltd.; London. The contents are as follows: The Wine Trade of England; The Vineyards of the World; The Vine and its Fruit; The Art of Wine-Making; The Art of Distillation; Alcohol and the Human Body. Condition: Clean covers; there is a tiny, dark stain at… Read more about this item
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Through the Wine List
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Through the Wine List

by 'Diner-Out' (A.E. Manning Foster)

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Used - Good+
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1924
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Cloth
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"Through the Wine List" by 'Diner-Out' (A.E. Manning Foster). 1924 1st edition (with "First Published, December 1924" stated on the copyright page); Geoffrey Bles; London. Contents include How to Tell Good Wine; Wine Catalogues; Burgundy; Sherry and Madeira; Other Sparkling Wines; Wines from Our Empire Vineyards; Cocktails; Liqueurs; Hot Weather Drinks; Absinthe; Wine Glasses...and more - please see the photos… Read more about this item
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Les Capitales du Monde (
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Les Capitales du Monde ("The Capitals of the World")

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Published
1892
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Three-quarter Leather
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This is a beautifully illustrated copy of "Les Capitales du Monde" ("The Capitals of the World"). 1892; Librairie Hachette; Paris. The book is written entirely in French. The book is richly illustrated with both in-text and full-page drawings throughout. Nicely re-bound in three-quarter leather with marbled covers and end papers, a ribbon page marker, and gilt lettering on the spine.… Read more about this item
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The Art of Appreciating Wine (Sir Clive Coates of Helperby personal copy)
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The Art of Appreciating Wine (Sir Clive Coates of Helperby personal copy)

by Geoffrey M. Tait

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Used - Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1931
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Hardcover
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This is a custom-bound copy of "The Art of Appreciating Wine" by Geoffrey M. Tait with provenance. This copy comes from the library of Sir Clive Coates of Helperby (1871-1979), with his signature - "Clive Coates of Helperby" - on the front end paper. 1931 1st edition (stated); Harper & Co.; London. The original softcover booklet has been custom-bound into… Read more about this item
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Lest We Forget - Cellar Book
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Lest We Forget - Cellar Book

by Andre Simon (Introduction by)

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Hardcover
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This is a scarce, vintage wine record-keeping book, "LEST WE FORGET - CELLAR BOOK" published "for the benefit of Members of the Wine and Food Society and of others who may wish to make wine their hobby." The Introduction was written by Andre Simon (famed wine connoisseur, wine historian, and prolific writer about wine). Circa 1940's (there is no date… Read more about this item
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Nicolas Wine Catalogs / Price Lists - Liste des Grands Vins (
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Nicolas Wine Catalogs / Price Lists - Liste des Grands Vins ("List of Great Wines")

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Published
1959
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Softcover
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Nice condition collection of three vintage "NICOLAS" wine catalogs, "Liste des Grands Vins" ("List of Great Wines") for the years 1959, 1960, and 1961. The catalogs are nicely illustrated in color by Christian Caillard (1959), Robert Humblot (1960), and Georges Rohner (1961). Ring bound. Nicolas was (and still is) a leading French wine distributor - these are three of their… Read more about this item
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Burgundy and its Wines (Sir Clive Coates of Helperby personal copy)
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Burgundy and its Wines (Sir Clive Coates of Helperby personal copy)

by Stephen Gwynn

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Used - Near Fine
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Hardcover
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This is a signed, custom-bound copy of "Burgundy and its Wines" by Stephen Gwynn with an original, handwritten letter from Gwynn. This copy comes from the library of Sir Clive Coates of Helperby (1871-1979), with his signature - "Clive Coates of Helperby" - on the front end paper. Circa 1930's (there is no date of publication stated); Wood Campbell &… Read more about this item
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Wine and Spirits
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Wine and Spirits

by Andre Simon

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Used - Good
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1919
Binding
Cloth
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"WINE AND SPIRITS - The Connoisseur's Textbook" by Andre Simon. 1919 1st edition; Duckworth & Co.; London. Contents include Burgundy, Champagne, Madeira, Beer, Rum, Liqueurs, Punch, Whisky, Cider, Water, and more - please see the photos for the complete list. Condition: There are a few small, white-ish stains on the covers. Small 1/2" ding/dent near the center of the spine (the dent… Read more about this item
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Oxford Pamphlets on Indian Affairs (4):  Indian States, The Cripps Mission, Democracy in India, The Land and its Problems
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Oxford Pamphlets on Indian Affairs (4): Indian States, The Cripps Mission, Democracy in India, The Land and its Problems

by K.M. Panikkar, R. Coupland, A. Appadorai, T. Vijayaraghavacharya

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Used - Very Good-
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1942
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Softcover
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This is a collection of four "Oxford Pamphlets on INDIAN AFFAIRS" from the early 1940's. All booklets are 1st editions, as stated on the copyright pages. Softcovers. Published by the Oxford University Press in London. The following four booklets are included: * "Indian States" by K.M. Panikkar (July, 1942; Booklet No. 4) * "The Cripps Mission" by R. Coupland (July, 1942; Illustrated) * "Democracy… Read more about this item
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A Treatise on Pruning Forest and Ornamental Trees
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A Treatise on Pruning Forest and Ornamental Trees

by A. Des Cars

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Used - Good
Edition
1st American Edition
Published
1881
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Cloth
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This is a scarce first edition copy "A Treatise on Pruning Forest and Ornamental Trees" by A. Des Cars. 1881 1st American edition (translated from the 7th French edition); A. Williams and Company; Boston. The book features illustrations throughout, as well as a color plate showing the growth of a tree from 40 years old to over 160 years old.… Read more about this item
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Winchester College Songs
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Winchester College Songs

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Used - Good
Published
1897
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Cloth
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This is an antique songbook, "WINCHESTER COLLEGE SONGS" for the "world famous, independent boarding school" in Winchester, Hampshire, England. 1897; P. and G. Wells; Winchester, UK. Hardcover. Smaller in size - the book measures 5 7/8" tall x 3 5/8" wide. There are 110 numbered pages. Songs include A Hunting We Will Go; Auld Lang Syne; Beer Song; British Grenadiers;… Read more about this item
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My Pious Friends and Drunken Companions
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My Pious Friends and Drunken Companions

by Frank Shay

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Used - Good-
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1927
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Cloth
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This is a whimsical book of drinking songs and poems, "My Pious Friends and Drunken Companions - Songs and Ballads of Conviviality" collected by Frank Shay. 1927 1st edition; The Macmillan Company; New York. Nicely illustrated with both full-page and in-text illustrations by John Held Jr. Illustrated end papers. Contents include O! Susana, Casey Jones, Clementine, The Ballad of Captain… Read more about this item
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Traite de Vinification (
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Traite de Vinification ("Treatise on Winemaking")

by Jules Ventre

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Softcover
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This is vintage set on wine production, "TRAITE DE VINIFICATION - Pratique et Rationnelle" ("TREATISE ON WINEMAKING - Practical and Rational") by Jules Ventre. Circa 1930's (there is no date of publication stated); Librairie Dubois et Poulain; Montpellier, France. The volumes contains in-text drawings and photographs. VOLUME I: Le Raisin / Les Vinifications ("The Grape" / "The Winemaking"). VOLUME II:… Read more about this item
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Partners
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Partners

by Andre Simon

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Softcover
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This is an inscribed copy of "PARTNERS - A Guide to the Game of Wine and Food Match-Making" by Andre Simon. This copy contains an inscription on the inside front cover, as follows: "To Eric and Doris Chilman from Andre and Edith Simon, With all good wishes, Christmas 1957." Softcover booklet with 20 numbered pages. Published by The Wine and… Read more about this item
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Pierre Ponnelle
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Pierre Ponnelle

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Used - Near Fine
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Softcover
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This is a pictorial album about "PIERRE PONNELLE - Negociant en Vins et Proprietaire de Vignobles, 1875-1925" ("Pierre Ponnelle - Wine Dealer and Vineyard Owner"). Ponnelle is considered a pioneer on oenology (the study of wines) and a great entrepreneur for his contributions to the development of Burgundy wines. Circa 1920's (there is no date of publication stated). The book… Read more about this item
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Treatise on Wines and Spirits of the Principal Producing Countries
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Treatise on Wines and Spirits of the Principal Producing Countries

by W & A Gilbey

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Used - Good-
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1869
Binding
Cloth
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"Treatise on Wines and Spirits of the Principal Producing Countries" by W & A Gilbey. 1869 1st edition; W & A Gilbey; London. W. & A. Gilbey was one of the leading wine and spirit merchants of the Victorian period. Here are some examples of the contents: On the Subject of Wine Generally; On Light Wines and Strong Wines; On… Read more about this item
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Anthology of Wine
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Anthology of Wine

by Jean Mowat (edited by); Andre Simon (Foreword)

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Very Good-
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Hardcover
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"Anthology of Wine" - edited by Jean Mowat with a Foreword by ANDRE SIMON. Circa 1940's (there is no date of publication stated); W.H. Houldershaw; Essex, UK. The book comes with its original dust jacket, which is un-clipped with the price intact on the front flap. Illustrations by William Stirling. The book is a collection of poetry and prose related… Read more about this item
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Les Vins Du Rhone - Crus Principaux du Beaujolais et du Lyonnais
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Les Vins Du Rhone - Crus Principaux du Beaujolais et du Lyonnais

by J. DeVille

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Used - Good+
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1914
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Softcover
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"LES VINS DU RHONE - Crus Principaux du Beaujolais et du Lyonnais" ("The Wines of Rhone - Principal Crus of Beaujolais and Lyonnais") by J. DeVille. The book is a collection of 30 photographic plates (all are present) documenting wine production in the Rhone wine region in France. 1914 presumed 1st edition; Imprimerie A. Rey; Lyon, France. Softcover. The book… Read more about this item
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A Lay Thesis on Bible Wines
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A Lay Thesis on Bible Wines

by Edward R. Emerson

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Published
1902
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Cloth
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This is a terrific condition, antique copy of "A Lay Thesis on Bible Wines" by Edward R. Emerson. Published in 1902 by Merrill & Baker. From the Preface: "In certain circles the question may be asked, Why should a maker of wines stray within the realms of theology? More pertinently the equestrian could be reversed, but the answer would be… Read more about this item
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