Wine, the Vine, and the Cellar

(Baltimore): Bacchus Press, (no date - 1992).

Price: $200.00

Hardcover. Facsimile edition. Octavo. Full burgundy bonded leather gilt. An as new, fine copy. A very attractively bound facsimile edition of the 1864 second edition (expanded and considerably revised from the 1863 first edition), printed on acid-free paper and retaining the folding plates that appeared in the original. One of 500 copies. Shaw was a Scottish wine merchant who was almost single-handedly credited with bringing about a reduction in the tax on wine coming into Great Britain and Ireland. André Simon called this title "one of the most interesting books we have on the subject." *Gabler* G38330 (referring to the second edition).

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Item #82884 Wine, the Vine, and the Cellar. Thomas G. SHAW.
Wine, the Vine, and the Cellar