SIMON, Andre ~ The History of the Wine Trade in England.
London Wyman & Sons 1906-1909
3 volumes. All signed by Andre Simon (two at the time of publishing and one three years before he died. 1906-1909). 8vo., original green clothwith gilt lettering and gilt device on upper cover. Volume II cloth rather dampstained, the others with some slight rubbing to head and tail of spine and occasional marks but internally very good.
André Simon (1877-1970) was a French born wine merchant, gourmet, book collector and prolific writer about wine and the key figure in the wine world in the 20th century. This is his most distinctive work.
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