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image of Catalogue of Printed Books and Manuscripts Relating to Wine and Food, The Property of Mrs. J.D. Simon from the Library of The late Andre L. Simon, Founder and sometime President of the Wine and Food Society. Monday, 18th May, 1981

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London: Sotheby's, 1981. Paperback. [vii], 76p., one color exhibit photo and a number of b&w (including a frontis portrait of Andre Simon (gloating a friendly gloat), small softbound in 9.5x7 inch plain printed green wraps, nice clean copy with a printed "estimates" list laid in.
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image of Continental Books, Manuscripts and Science, Including the Food and Drink Collection of Hroar Dege. Thursday 9 June 2005

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London: the auction house, 2005. Paperback. 218p., profusely illustrated, entirely in color (sepia where called for, of course), one of the big blockbuster Sotheby's cats (11x8 inches) in fine shape: clean, sound, unmarked. Unfortunately lacks the Prices and Buyers insert. FYI, over five hundred listings, perhaps half of the Dege library; the other-than-cookery books look fabulously important too. … Read more
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image of Catalogue of a Collection of Books and Manuscripts of the 15th to 20th Century on Food and Wine from the Well Known Library of Harry Schraemli.  Day of Sale: Monday 22nd February / 23rd February

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London: Sotheby & Co, 1971. 144p., 513 listings, plain printed 9.5x6 inch green wraps, slightest signs of age or handling, a very good copy which has, laid in and unmarked, the "prices realized & buyers' names" brochure.
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Vineyards in England and Wales

by Ordish, George

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1977
ISBN
9780571109289
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£14.50

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London: Faber and Faber, 1977. 186p., illustrated with a doublespread map and numerous tables, hardbound in green papered boards titled silverfoil, enclosed in the dust jacket, the item in good order all round: sound, clean, unmarked.
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image of Bibliotheque Gourmande, Collection Alain Huchet, seconde vente. Mercredi 29 Janvier 1997 a 14 h.

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Paris: Picard Audap Solanet & Associes, 1997. Unpaginated, nearly three hundred listings, scattered b&w period illustrations, presswork on coated alkaline paperstock and softbound in 10.5x8 inch saddle-stitched wraps. Covers a bit rubbed, else without any damage: a sound, clean, unmarked copy. NB, lacks a Prices realized insert.
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image of Menu; Collections Edgar Soete vendues au profit de l'Association Perce-Neige. Beaux Livres, Reliures Precieuses, Hippologie, Livres Provenant du Chateau de Noailles. Important ensemble de Menus d'Europe et d'Amerique. Gastronomie, Oenologie, Autographs.  18 novembre 2000

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Paris: Collections Edgar Soete, 2000. Paperback. Unpaginated, 269 listings, illustrations in b&w and color exhibit photographs on coated alkaline paperstock, softbound in 10.5x8 inch color-decorated wraps. Nice copy, virtually as new: sound, clean, unmarked. We have two exemplars in this condition.
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image of Coors Diálogo: vol. 2, #3, Winter 1986: Plunkett joins Coors distributing team

Coors Diálogo: vol. 2, #3, Winter 1986: Plunkett joins Coors distributing team

by Plunkett, Jim, Bob Cardenas, Ed Peterson, Frank Solis, Ernie Lopez et al.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1986
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£8.70

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Golden, CO: Adolph Coors Co, 1986. 12p. includes covers, 8.5x11 inches, reports, articles, profiles, photos, mailing label rear cover else very good newsletter in stapled glossy wraps. The beer company's newsletter aimed at Hispanic Americans.
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Draft beer not students [pinback button]

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
[196-]
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£14.50

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n.p., [196-]. 1.25 inch diameter pin, couple minor spots of foxing.
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The Scandals of Clochemerle

by Chevallier, Gabriel

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1955
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£8.70

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New York: Bantam, 1955. Paperback. 214p, good reissue paperback in pictorial wraps. Rabelasian comic novel about a wine-tasting event in the little village of Clochemerle in which the women get involved and there is much sex and mirth. riginally published in 1937.
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Romantic Renault, the wines without fault

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
Egg Harbor City NJ
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£8.70

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1941: L.N. Renault & Sons, Inc, Egg Harbor City NJ. Pamphlet. 20p., illustrated with b&w and collorized photography, pamphlet in 7x5 inch color wraps. Slight migration of staple-rust at the centerfold (shows twenty labelled bottles), slight crimping to cover near spinefold and a half-inch foldline split at top edge, matte paperstock mildly toned with a light droplet stain affecting… Read more
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Enjoy home winemaking: a guide for the beginner

by Frishman, Robert; Eileen Frishman

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1972
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£8.70

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East Hartford, CT: The Winemaking Shop, 1972. 38p., staplebound booklet, rubberstamp of a Sacramento winemaking shop on title page.
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image of The Vegetation Relations in Corsica // [with] Komplexny fyzickogeograficaky profil a nacrt regionalizacie profiloveho uzemia v Malych Karpatoch

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Bratislava: Slovak Pedagogical Publishers, 1976. 105p., numerous b&w photos and line maps and a substantial color-photo section applying to Plesnik's essay on Corsican cork oak and other trees. Texts in English, Slovak and Cyrillic. Hardbound in 9.5x6.5 inch cloth boards and dust jacket. The jacket is edgeworn with a tear, the cased book has several "remainder" dots, endpaper bears… Read more
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image of The Old Italian Colonial Zone of Rio Grande Do Sul, Brazil

The Old Italian Colonial Zone of Rio Grande Do Sul, Brazil

by Rothwell, Stuart Clark

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1959
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£18.13

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Porto Alegre: Edicoes da Faculdade de Filosofia, 1959. Paperback. 131p., index & errata leaf, sewn signatures with numerous tipped-in plates, folded maps and tables; paperbound in plain printed 8.5x5 inch buff wraps. A worn copy with a bit of handling soil, a cover smudge and a touch of silverfishing. Author Rothwell was then at the University of Miami. … Read more
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image of Wines and Liqueurs from A to Z; a glossary

Wines and Liqueurs from A to Z; a glossary

by Simon, André L.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1935
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£32.63

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London: Curwin Press for The Wine and Food Society, 1935. 61p., 5.7.25 inches; pamphlet, toning soiling and small stains with badly rusted staples; a good-only booklet in stapled white decorative wraps. From Abricotine to Zubrowka.
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image of Cognac-Barbier / Premiado en la Exposicion de Paris de 1900 / Sin rival entre los mas conocidos. Representante: J. Canals Llambi [two variant items together]

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Barcelona: the firm, 1910. Pamphlet. Two slightly different copies of an 8x4 inch handy guide to Barcelona's upper-class attractions, unpaginated, one [20]p., printed blue, black, green and brown on buff, the other [16]p. printed green, purple and brown on white stock. Staplebound self-wraps. Staples a bit rusty, toning and mild offset soil to both and some careless overprinting to… Read more
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image of The Wine Country's Great Grape Cook Book

The Wine Country's Great Grape Cook Book

by Barnes, Walt; illustrated by Sara Barnes

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1977
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£10.88

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Napa Valley, CA: Toll Road Press, 1977. 44p., 5.5x7.5 inches, foreword, illustrations, personal inscription signed by the illustrator on the inside the front cover, very good cookbook in green covers and white plastic comb binding,
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image of Negotiations for a gin distillery; a case study of project appraisal and negotiation in an African country

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: University College, 1964. Pamphlet. 27p., wraps, some creasing else very good condition, 8.5x11 inches. Done as part of the M.I.T. Fellows in Africa Program.
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image of The progressive suppression of public-house licenses in Scotland, with illustrations of the social result

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Glasgow: Christian News" Office, 1864. 24p, 6 x 9 inches, string binding, worn and discolored with chipping to upper edge and corners of cover, original wraps gone. Kirk (1813-1886), a Methodist minister and friend to U.S. evangelist and Methodist Charles Finney argues for the prohibition of drinking establishments in Scotland through local votes. In the US, this was called… Read more
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£25.38
image of Ridge review, issues of concern to all lovers of the northern California coastal ridges [12 unduplicated issues]

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Annapolis / Mendocino, CA: An Apple Press, 1988. A broken run consisting of v.I nos. 1,2; v.III nos. 2,3; v.IV nos. 2,3,4; v.V nos. 1,2; v.VI nos. 1,3; v.VII n.4. Very pleasant productions on matte alkaline stock, averaging some forty pages, staplebound 10x7 inch sketch-decorated wraps. Scattered pressure marks from mailing, very good copies with subscriber's label.
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image of Go to the polls! June 20th, 1933. A vote for ratification is a vote for repeal [handbill]

Go to the polls! June 20th, 1933. A vote for ratification is a vote for repeal [handbill]

by Women's Organization for National Prohibition Reform (WONPR)

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Published
1933
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New Haven: WONPR, Connecticut Branch, 1933. 7x10 inch handbill, lightly toned, otherwise very good. "A vote for ratification is a vote for good government, lower taxes and liquor control." WONPR was founded by Pauline Sabin, who later was an anti-New Deal activist.
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