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FACTS ABOUT PORT AND MADEIRA Vizetelly, Henry. Wine and Other Drinks

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211 pages + original advertisement pages. NUMBER 'K' OF A LIMITED EDITION OF ONLY 10 COPIES MARKED 'HORS COMMERCE' AND NUMBERED A TO K of the DE LUXE LARGE PAPER FACSIMILE EDITION BOUND IN FULL GOATSKIN which also included 50 copies for sale, PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE PUBLISHER TO BERNARD VENABLES, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED "FOR BERNARD AND EILEEN VENABLES WITH LOVE AND GREAT APPRECIATION FROM YOUR FRIEND, PETER", marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, the original 4 page prospectus for the facsilmile edition is laid in, some trfling wear to the spine edges, the head of the spine and the raised bands otherwise in fine condition. A fine facsimile reprint of a book which was originally published in 1880. NOTE 1: There was also a Standard Edition of 500 copies. NOTE 2: Bernard Venables (1907-2001) "was the author of one of the most successful books ever written about sport, Mr Crabtree Goes Fishing" (Daily Telegraph Obituary). Size: 23.5 x 15 cm.
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