Andre Simon's Wines of the World - Serena SutcliffeBook Club Associates, 1981, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Top edges of text block tanned. A little faded at the spine of the DJ.
2nd Edition. Fourteen contributors, acknowledged experts in their own areas, have been brought together by the General Editor, Serena Sutcliffe, one of the first women Masters of Wine, to provide information on all the wine-producing regions of the world, divided into the following chapters: France; Germany; Italy; The Table wines of Spain and Portugal; Sherry; Port; Madeira; Other Vinelands of the World, including England; North America, including a greatly expanded section on California; South America; Australia; New Zealand; and South Africa. The text of over 300,000 words is an indispensable source of reference on the world's grapes, vineyards and the wines they produce. Twenty-nine new maps accompany the text and there are over fifty superb new colour plates illustrating the many different aspects of wine-making and the varying geographical elements throughout the world. The bibliography has been updated and extended and there is also a very detailed index.
Size: 11" x 7¾". 639 pages.