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Child & Henry (Publishers)

The Australian Wine Book
Child & Henry
Brookvale 1985 First Dust Jacket Good  4to - over 9" - 12" tall Cloth Very Good 0867771372 wine tasting, stiles and varieties, ejoying, the wineries A-Z, grape varieties, lables, b/w and colour illustrations, 518 pages, a heavy book 2.9kg packed
$10   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $15
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EVANS, Len.

COMPLETE BOOK OF AUSTRALIAN WINE.
Lansdowne. 1984. 4th Edition Hb no dj GC4to. Or.bds.791pp. Many Col.illsindex; fully illustrated in b/w and colour; cardcover in dust jacket; large format; cover rubbed and marked, o/wise good condition. Best Selling Australian wine reviewer, Len Evans, has a reputation for having one of the finest aggressive palates in Australia, in this book Evans has assembled some of the greatest authorities to write about wines, the vignerons and the vineyards of Australia, lavisly illustrated with detailed maps. 280mmx210mmx2.7kg
$10   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $24
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EVANS, Len, compiled by.

AUSTRALIAN COMPLETE BOOK OF WINE.

Summit Books. Sydney. 1978. Third Edition; 512, index; fully illustrated in b/w and colour; cardcover in dust jacket; large format; cover rubbed and marked, o/wise good condition. Best Selling Australian wine reviewer, Len Evans, has a reputation for having one of the finest aggressive palates in Australia, in this book Evans has assembled some of the greatest authorities to write about wines, the vignerons and the vineyards of Australia, lavisly illustrated with detailed maps. 280mmx210mmx2kg
$10   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $15
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Evans, Len

AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND COMPLETE BOOK OF WINE

Paul Hamlyn Sydney
1974 reprint Quarto Size.GOOD condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 528 pages Hardback 290mmx210mmx2kg
$8   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $15
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Australian Wine - Five Books

Robert Mayne

Choosing and Enjoying Australian Wine
An introduction to the Pleasures of Drinking Wine
Reed Books
1989 1st Ed sc  112pages 280mmx210mmx450gms isbn0730102947
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder $35
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Bryce Rankine

Wines and Wineries of the Barossa Valley
Jacaranda Press
1971 1st Ed. hb blue cloth DJ - worn VGC overall 114 pages 240mmx150mmx500gms Gilt Titles Winemaking in Australia's Barossa Valley. photo illustrated, color 'wine-label' endpapers. 20 pages colour plates, 14 pages b/w plates, 1 full page b/w map,
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder $10
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Oliver, Jeremy

MORE THIRST FOR KNOWLEDGE

Pan Books Sydney and London
1989 Revised Edition 240 x 175mm Paper Back Slight Internal damp stain showing at bottom of some pages over GC 168pp; Australian and New Zealand wines and how to enjoy them. Illustrated by Tim Lindsey. wt 360g
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $12
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Robin Bradley

The Small Wineries of Australia
Macmillan
1986 revised Ed. HB dj vgc 187 pp.illustrations (some coloured). Pp.x, 187 . Size: 270mm. Weight: 900g. REFERENCE: ISBN 0333415477.A guide to the best makers. Completely Revised and Updated.[first published 1982]. 187, index; fully illustrated in b/w and colour; hardcover in dust jacket in protective covering; near fine condition. The author has selected ninety of his favourite wine makers with interviews and assesses those wines he considers to be their most successful. po inscription ifc
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $8

 

John Beeston

A Concise History of Australian Wine
Allen and Unwin/Rathdowne
pb 1994 1st ed. vgc. John Beeston is one of Australia's most experienced freelance wine writers and a true wine expert.This book charts the birth, growth, decline and rebirth of Australia's main winegrowing areas,
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $12

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Ivor Roberts and Douglass Baglin

Exploring Australian Wines
Ure Smith
1971 hb illustrated covers- slight marks no dj 162 pages + bibliography + index some browning but overall clean and firm  270x190x700gms photos by Douglass Baglin, laminated pictorial hardcover survey of the then major wine growing areas of Australia and the makers. Illustrated book on Australian wine and wineries. Introduction by Morris West A  reference to many of the earlier Australian wines of the 30s, 40s, 50s and 60s
$8  
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Andre Simon

The Vineyards and Vignerons of Australia
Landsdowne Press
1967 reprint of the 1st ed 1966.hb dj- slight tear VGC unmarked 194 pages  270mmx190mmx1100gms The author is one of the world's leading authorities on wine this book being the result of an Australian tour of the main wine-producing districts and the inspection of vineyards, wineries and distilleries. Reprinted; xiii,194, bibliog, index; numerous b/w photos, maps plus full page coloured photos and maps; hardcover gilt text spine in dust jacket
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Osmar White

A Guide and Directory to Australian Wine
Landsdowne
1972 1st Ed. hb green cloth dj - torn eps slight browning but overall VGC  238 pages 265x190mmx1.2kg ISBN 0701802669 introduction by author and index. Pale olive coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with black and white photographs, illustrations and maps. White has collected the thorough detailing of wine, winemaking operations & company background of over 3,500 wines produced & sold in Australia first hand. Objectively selected information about wines, winemakers & vineyards po inscript
$10   Bookfinder  $15+ Australia
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Zekulich, Michael

Wine Western Australia
St George Books Perth 1994 First Edition Dust Jacket Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Cloth Very Good248pp, index, biblio. Large format 4to green cloth hardback with jacket in very good condition.
$8  Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $20
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Wine Tasting

Broadbent, J.M

Wine Tasting: A Practical Handbook on Tasting and Tastings
Wine & Spirit Publications London 1971 reprint GC  Blue Cloth covers in  Good dust jacket slight foxing hole in dj spine see scan. 106 pages 205mmx135mmx250g
$5   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $7
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Patrick Iland and Peter Gago

Discovering Australian Wine A Taster's Guide
Patrick Iland Wine Promotions
1995 1st Ed. sc 164 pages GC 290x210mmx650gms ISBN: 0646222384
$8   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $15
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Pamela Vandyke Price. .
 

THE TASTE OF WINE.
Macdonald London 1982 reprint With a Foreword By Elie De Rothschild 280mmx210mmx700g  192 pages GC
$5   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $7
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General Wine Books

Atkinson, Patricia

The Ripening Sun
Century April 3, 2003 1844133664 8vo softcover 320pp very good. 215x135x420g. A remarkable story of a woman's struggle to transform a tiny 4-hectare vine plot in the Dordogne into a major estate of 21 hectares. Today, Clos d'Yvigne wines win awards and have been adopted by wine merchants throughout the world. Patricia Atkinson gave up her day job to buy a small winery in France. After a disastrous beginning she triumphed -- with world-renowned wines. After moving to a new life in the Dordogne with 4 hectares of vines, the author began to produce wine - now she has a major estate of 21 hectares, her wines have won awards and have been adopted by wine merchants throughout the world. with sadness along the way, divorce death and disasters. like the "olive farm" story but for grapes! colour photos
$8  Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $22 (UK)
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Jobe, Joseph [editor]

THE GREAT BOOK OF WINE

Chartwell Books Inc. 1982 Quarto. VERY GOOD condition, no dustjacket. Red imitation leather boards with stamped gilt lettering on spine & front, stamped green decoration on front cover. Revised and Enlarged Edition, including over 240 new illustrations in colour and black & white. Comprehensive coverage of the world's wine growing regions and wines. 521 pages Hardbound  310mmx260mmx3.5kg - a very heavy book
$10   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $25
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SIMON, Andre L.

IN THE TWILIGHT
London, Michael Joseph 1969 first edition - h/c in d.j.(slight nibble on the dj) The statistics of Andre Simon's career reads like the Guiness Book of Records: 33 years of active life as President of the Wine and Food Society after his retirement from 33 years in the Champagne trade. This book looks back over 92 years in memorable glimpses - of Normandy in the 1880's, of the Champagne trade in its boom years in the Edwardian world, of the Great War, and of America just after prohibition. 255 x 160mmx600g., pp.182, contents fine, in d.j. sl. fox. along spine fold (front cover), v.g.+ 71810577x
$10  Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $10 - $32
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June Tsindos

Vineyard Lunches
Australia: Allen & Unwin, 1989. 120pp. Colour and black and white photographs. Red hardcover boards with red and yellow dust jacket.  VGC.This is a journey through the main wine-growing regions of Australia, an instructive and inspirational tour for wine and food lovers. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Intro by Stephanie Haselgrove of The Wine Society
$12 
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