Item Number: 595
New York: Brewer, Warren & Putnam, 1931.
First Edition. Inscribed by the author on the front endpage, “To C. Woodward/ Sincerely Frank Hawkes”. Light wear, else fine in a very good plus jacket with very light wear to the extremities.
Other Books by this Author
London: Conran Octopus Ltd, 2000.
First edition. Oblong quarto, original boards. Signed by Terence Conran on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1957.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in a very good dust jacket.
First Edition of the bestselling golf instruction book of all time Harvey Penick's Little Red Book; Signed by Penick, Jack Nicklaus and Betsy Rawls
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992.
First edition of the bestselling golf instruction book of all time. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Harvey Penick on the half title page. Additionally signed by Jack Nicklaus and Betsy Rawls on the front free endpaper. Fine in a fine dust jacket. First printings are rare, especially signed.
Rare First Edition of MOST INFLUENTIAL WORK ON CALIFORNIA WINE-MAKING Haraszthy's Grape Culture, Wines, and WineMaking
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1862.
First edition of this important work on viticulture by Haraszthy, who is often referred to as “the Father of California Wine.” Octavo, original burgundy cloth with titles to the spine in gilt and decoration to the front panel. Fifty one engravings of wine-making apparatus. Frontispiece of Buena Vista Ranch, Sonoma County, California, which was Haraszthy’s home. In near fine condition with moderate wear to the cloth. First editions are uncommon, especially in the original cloth.