Author: Armand D'Armailhacq
Publisher: Bordeaux, P. Chaumas, 1858
La Vinification et Les Vins dand Le Medoc avec un Etat des Vignobles D’Apres leur Reputation.
Second edition. 4 plates.
Pp. , xiv, 566. 8vo., a very attractive copy in half blue morocco with marbled paper covered boards, red morocco and gilt spine labels and with the original wrappers bound in at the back.
An important work on the physiology of the vine, how to grow vines and look after them as well as grape varieties in the Medoc. He also describes in detail all the different wine estates of the time in Bordeaux.
Rare. Simon BV only lists a later edition of 1867