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The Paragon of Wines and Spirits by  John V.; Editor Baker - 1st Edition - 1972 - from Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable (SKU: 010162)

The Paragon of Wines and Spirits

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The Paragon of Wines and Spirits

by Baker, John V.; Editor

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  • hardcover
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London: Heidelberg Publishers, 1972. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine/Near Fine. 2 Volumes 8vo., (x)203pp., (x)194pp. Bound in cream cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Sharp Stated First Editions. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear save some very gentle bumping to spine ends. Quite minor. Pages edges toned as is common. Very attractive clipped dust-jackets. Some minor edge-wear and rubbing on volume II. Fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears. A very pretty, collectable set,

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book dealer
Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
010162
Title
The Paragon of Wines and Spirits
Author
Baker, John V.; Editor
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Near Fine/Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Heidelberg Publishers
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1972
Bookseller catalogs
Wine/Spirits/Food;
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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [more]
chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or... [more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
edges
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spine
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