A History of Champagne with Notes on the Other Sparkling Wines of France

Ilkey, West Yorkshire, UK: Andrew Low Fine Wines Ltd., 1980. Facsimile of 1882 original. Hardcover. Quarto (oversized). Green cloth with gilt designs and titles on spine and front board. All edges gilt as well. Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. 261 p. w/ many great illustrations and many illus, fold out map, appendix. An attractive book, with much history and background. Vizetelly was a successful newspaper man who went into publishing both English and translated European works, and notably prosecuted twice for obscene libel in publishing Emile Zola. His interested in wine was active through mos of his adult life. Very good. Item #18641

Price: $60.00

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