By Ronald Searle
London   Souvenir Press
12" by 9" Unpaginated
Ronald Searle celebrates wine ceremonies around the world through this volume adorned with many amusing and charming illustrations. The first edition, first impression.
By Ronald Searle

1986 Something in the Cellar... The Wonderful World of Wine

London   Souvenir Press
12" by 9" Unpaginated
Ronald Searle celebrates wine ceremonies around the world through this volume adorned with many amusing and charming illustrations. The first edition, first impression.
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Colour Plates, First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper

A charming ode to wine and wine ceremonies in various cultures and through history, by the noted illustrator Ronald Searle. Richly adorned with many colourful, satirical, and humorous illustrations which explore the mysteries of wine and its production. The first edition, first impression. 

Some of the scenes illustrated in this volume are the ancient noble Ceremony of Slashing the Trockenbeerenauslese, the Inauguration of the First Authentic Denominaizione di Origine Controllata e Garantita, and the Vinolympics. 

With the price clipped dust wrapper.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally lovely with only minor shelf wear. The dust wrapper is slightly sunned and price clipped, otherwise excellent with only minor shelf wear. Internally, firmly bound. The pages are bright and clean. Fully illustrated both in black and white and largely in colour.

Fine

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