A History of Wine; Great Vintage Wines from The Homeric Age to The Present Day. H. Warner Allen.

A History of Wine; Great Vintage Wines from The Homeric Age to The Present Day

New York: Horizon Press, 1961. First American Edition. Hardcover. 304 pages. 22 x 15 cm. A scholar and journalist, Warner brings to life the greatest wines beginning in the Golden Age in the classical Greek and Roman periods; next through the fifteen centuries following the fall of the Roman Empire when great vintage wines vanished from the world; finally describing the dawn of the second Golden Age of Wine. Owner's stamp on front free end paper, otherwise crisp and clean. Dust wrapper lightly rubbed at edges. [GABLER 10550]. Maroon cloth covered boards, embossed. Near fine, in very good dust wrapper. Item #1873

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