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Grapes and Grape Vines of California (3 Plates) by Bosqui, Edward

Own a piece of history...three of the original chromolithograph prints from "Grapes and Grape Vines of California" by Edward Bosqui, the Johannesburg Riesling (the most desirable of all), The Zinfandel, and the Sultana. There might have been a total of 2...

From Cabin of Curiosities

$15,500.00


THE COMPLEAT VINEYARD, or, An excellent way for the PLANTING of VINES, according to the GERMAN & FRENCH manner, and long practised in ENGLAND. by HUGHES, W.:

London, printed by J.C. for Will. Crook, at the Green-dragon without Temple-bar, 1670.. Herein is set forth the ways, and all the circumstances necessary for the planting a vineyard; with the election of the soil; the scituation [sic] thereof; the best w...

From Roger Middleton

£8,950.00


VINETUM BRITANNICUM, or a TREATISE OF CIDER and other wines and drinks extracted from fruits growing in this Kingdom. With the method of propagating all sorts of vinous fruit-trees. And a DESCRIPTION of a New-Invented INGENIO or MILL. by WORLIDGE, John. ISABEL SOMERSET'S COPY.:

For the most expeditious making of CIDER. And also the right way of making METHEGLIN and BIRCH-WINE. To which is added, APIARIUM or a Discourse of the Government and Ordering of BEES. SECOND IMPRESSION MUCH ENLARGED. 8vo, approximately 175 x 115 mm, 7 x ...

From Roger Middleton

£2,950.00


THE WINE PRESS AND THE CELLAR. A MANUAL FOR THE WINE-MAKER AND THE CELLAR-MAN by [Wine]: Rixford, E. H

San Francisco & New York: Payot, Upham & Co / D. Van Nostrand, 1883. xxii,[2],240pp. Octavo. Chocolate brown cloth, stamped in blind, lettered and decorated in gilt. Frontis, errata and illustrations. Patch of lower fore-edge of upper board (3 cm) scrape...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$2,000.00


Opera di agricoltura: nellaqual si contiene à che modo si debbe coltiuar la terra: seminare, inserire gli alberi, gouernar li giardini e gli horti: la proprieta di tutti e frutti, & herbe: la natura di tutti li animali; & uccelli come amplame︣te nella tauola per ordine posta si potra uedere by CRESCENTIIS, Petrus de

1553 Crescenzi Agriculture HERBAL Botany Hunting Italian Wine Ruralia Commoda An exceedingly rare 16th-century edition of Petrus Crescentiis's history of agriculture. Crescentiis (or Crescenzi) was a 13th-century horticulturist known for his famous writi...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$1,950.00


SECOND ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE VITICULTURAL OFFICER TO THE BOARD OF STATE VITICULTURAL COMMISSIONERS, FOR THE YEARS 1882-3 AND 1833-4. WITH THREE APPENDICES PUBLISHED SEPARATELY by [Viticulture - California]: Wetmore, Charles A., et al

Sacramento: State Office ... James J. Ayers, Supt. State Printing, 1884. 184,67,[1],[6],[7]-61,[3],62pp. plus folding table. Large octavo. Gilt-lettered pebbled brown cloth. Illustrations and plates. Faint drip mark on upper board, mild edgewear and ligh...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$1,750.00


A COMPLETE LIST OF WINES, SPIRITS AND LIQUEURS, with Names and Addresses of 2,510 Agents in thr United Kingdom. by GILBEY, W. & A.:

London, printed and published by W. & A. Gilbey, at their Printing Works Poland Street, Oxford Street, W. 1889.. 1889. Slim 4to, 275 x 215 mm, 11 x 8½ inches, coloured frontispiece of Cabernet Sauvignon Grapes with tissue guard, 6 engraved plates on cre...

From Roger Middleton

£1,200.00


KELLY'S DIRECTORY OF THE WINE AND SPIRIT TRADES, BREWERS AND MALTSTERS AND OTHER TRADES CONNECTED THEREWITH OF THE UNITED KINGDOM. by WINE, SPIRITS, BREWERS AND MALTSTERS.:

London, Kelly's Directories Ltd., 1906.. Eighth edition 1906, large 8vo, approximately 260 x 165 mm, 10 x 6½ inches, pages: xxxv, 1012, plus 26 pages of adverts at rear, and adverts also on endpapers and pastedowns, bound in the original publisher's pin...

From Roger Middleton

£1,200.00


The Illustrated Douro by Villa Maior, Julio Maximo de Oliveira Pimentel, visconde de (1809-1884)

Oporto: Universal Book-Shop of Magalhaes and Moniz, Editors, 1876. First Edition. Rebound during the late nineteenth or early twentieth century. Leather spine; and corners of boards also in leather. Original cover bound in.. Very good - some pages show s...

From Caravan Book Store

$1,500.00


Traite Sur Les Vins Du Medoc, et Les Autres Vins Rouges et Blancs Du Departement De La Gironde by Franck, Wm

Bordeaux: P. Chaumas, 1864. Cinquieme Edition . Half Morocco. Fine. 55 Vues De Chateaux, Folding Charts And Large Folding Color Map At Rear. 1V, 364 Pp. + Folding Plates Including Large Folding Map In Color. Old But Fine Quarter Morocco, Wine Red Color,...

From Arroyo Seco Books

$1,350.00


La Vigne Voyage Autour Des Vins De France Étude Physiologique, Anecdotique, Historique, Humoristique Et Même Scientifique by BERTALL, [Charles Albert D'ARNOULD, called] [1820-1882]

Paris: E.Plon Et Cie., 1878., 1878. 2 Parts in 1. 4to. pp. 4 p.l., 659. with half-title & initial blank. 95 full-page (verso's blank, incl. frontis.) & numerous smaller wood-engraved text illus. A fine copy in contemporay quarter chagrin, spin...

From D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB)

$1,281.32


CHAMPAGNE: its history, manufacture, properties, etc. With some prefatory remarks upon wine and wine merchants. by TOVEY, Charles.:

London, John Camden Hotten, 1870.. FIRST EDITION 1870, 8vo, frontispiece map of the wine districts of Champagne, engraved extra title page with views of Chateau Margaux and Chateau Lafitte, grape harvesting and pressing, wine cellars, bottles and barrels...

From Roger Middleton

£875.00


REPORTS RELATING TO THE ENTERTAINMENT OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN IN THE GUILDHALL OF THE CITY OF LONDON ON LORD MAYOR'S DAY 1837. by ROYAL BANQUETS.:

London, printed by Arthur Taylor, 1838.. FIRST EDITION 1838. Tall 4to, approximately 395 x 255 mm, 15½ x 10 inches, title page printed in red and black with small coat of arms, 11 full page plates including 2 folding (large folding plate of table layout...

From Roger Middleton

£800.00


BIBLIOTECA BACCHICA BIBLIOGRAPHIE RAISONNÉE DES OUVRAGES IMPRIMÉS AVANT 1800 ET ILLUSTRANT LA SOIF HUMAINE SOUS TOUS SES ASPECTS, CHEZ TOUS LES PEUPLES ET DANS TOUS LES TEMPS ... TOME I INCUNABLES [with:] TOME II SEIZIÈME SIÈCLE by Simon, André L

London & Paris: Maggs Brothers, 1932. Two volumes. Quarto. Cloth and boards, untrimmed. Illustrations and facsimiles. Boards a bit edgeworn and smudged, some faint splashmarks to spines, tiny snag at crown of one spine, bookplates and ownership stamp (se...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$1,000.00


Los vinos en las Esposition de Viena by SANTOS, Jose Emilio (de)

Valencia: José Domenech, 1874. No Binding. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Small 4to. [20 x 14.5 cm], 32 pp. including title-page. Unbound [as issued?]. Title page lightly toned, some light foxing. Generally good. ...

From Martayan Lan, Inc.

$950.00


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