Napa Wine With Notes and Introduction by Brian McGinty

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis.

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One of 950 copies printed at the Cranium Press. 38 pp.; cloth backed paper covered boards of decoratively patterned vine leaves by Brian Day; frontis portrait illus. of Stevenson.

Gabler [I] 38080. The brief memoir comprising Napa Wine was first published in the expanded book edition of The Silverado Squatters printed in London by Chatto & Windus, 1883, having been omitted from the earlier serialization in Century Magazine. Gabler calls it " a significant literary account of the beginning of the Napa Valley Wine industry," and quotes Stevenson's " the smack of California earth shall linger in the palate of your grandson."

Title: Napa Wine With Notes and Introduction by Brian McGinty

Author Name: STEVENSON, Robert Louis.

Categories: Other,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: San Francisco, Westwinds Books: [1974]

Book Condition: Faint, small sticker blemish on front endpaper, near fine condition thus

Seller ID: 1138

Keywords: Western Americana Wine Winemaking California Literature