Ever so often we are able to offer general wine ephemera and books, keep a watch on this page as we will update when we have new additions.

If anything is of interest please email or phone us and I am sure we can agree a fair price for you.

Just one of the labels we have for sale;

Books and Maps


Lot 1


The Book of Wine Antiques

Robin Butler & Gillian Walkling, First Edition 1986 Reprinted 1987, cw dust cover- vg condition

£32.00

Lot 2


Deuxieme Partie, Les Grands Vins de Bourgogne

Twelve loose pages 24cm x 19cm C1920, Illusrations & photographs of Hospices, de Beaune and other interesting wine related pictures.

Two old photograpghs, one of a picker with a wicker panier on his back & a small barrell in his hand, The second photo is a view through an arch of a bldg.

A Guide to the Vineyards and Domains of Burgundy

Michel Pierre Roux, Pierre Poupon & Pierre Forgeot First Ed. 1973 -175 pages Publivin Dallas Texas, Text in English, Hard-back vg cond- numerous wine bottle labels illustrated.

£26.00

Lot 3


Chateaux du Medoc

Yan de Siber - text in French- 152 pages 30cm x 20cm- There is a full page sketch of the chateau and on the facing page the label is illustrated - 69 Chateaux- vgc

£22.00

Lot 4


Jerez de la Frontera

Banco de Vizcaya Printed 1957, cardback 20cm x 28cm 88 pages of information and photos, 1 folded map 35cm x 52cm, 4 pages coloured charts, 58 pages of coloured bottles labels. A very informative book on Sherry and its history.

£22.00

Lot 5


A Contemplation of Wine

H Warner Allen, 1st Ed 1951, 232 pages Hardback without dustcover. Pages are clean and in vgc.

£5.00

Lot 6


Through the wine glass

H Warner Allen, 1st Ed, 1954, 244 pages, Hardback cw dustcover shows some wear, pages in vgc.

£5.00

Lot 7


Notes on a Celllar-Book

George Saintsbury, Reprint 1920, 232 pages, Hardback rough-cut edges to clean pages.

£8.00

Lot 8


Chats about wine

C E Hawker, Reprint 1910, Presentation copy by Berry Bros & Rudd, 153 pages, Hardback- clean pages

£5.00

Lot 9


Viniana,Charles Walter Berry 1st Ed, 1929, Hardback 141 pages. Clean pages

£5.00

Lot 10


In search of wine

Charles Walter Berry 1st Ed 1935, Hardback 389 pages. Clean pages

£5.00

Lot 11


Pop-up Wine Book

Hugh Johnson 1st Ed 1989, Paper design by Ron Van der Meer, Six amazing pop-ups all refering to wine. Includes loose dail wine to food match

£22.00

Lot 12


A Book of Burgundy

Text by Pierre Poupon & Pierre Forgeot, Over 30 original lithographs by Denis Mathews, Introduction by Andre Simon,Hardback in hard sleeve. All pages in vgc.

£56.00

Lot 13A


Wine in Shakespear's Days and Shakespear's Plays

Andre Simon 1st Ed 1964 Hardback 36 pages, Clean pages

£24.00

Lot 13B


By Request

Andre Simon 1st Ed 1957 Hardback 180 pages, Clean pages

£6.00

Lot 13C


The Wine & Food Menu Book

Andre Simon 1st Ed 1956 Hardback/dustcover, 377 pages. Clean pages

£4.00

Lot 13D


Wine Primer

Andre Simon 10th impression 1953 151 pages, Clean pages

£4.00

Lot 13E


Drink

Andre Simon 1st Ed 1948 Hardback/dustcover, 272 pages. Aged but clean pages

£4.00

Lot 13F


Bottlescrew Days

Andre L Simon 1st Ed 1926 Hardback 274 pages, Clean pages

£10.00

Lot 13G


The Art of Good Living

Andre L Simon 2nd Impression 1929, Hardback 201 pages aged but good condition

£6.00

Lot 13H


In Vino Veritas

Andre L Simon 1st Ed 1913 Hardback 203 pages, Well used with fogging on unprinted pages.

£4.00

Lots 13


A - H Eight books

All 8 No. books by Andre Simon

£50.00

Lot 21


Wines & Castles of Spain

T A Layton 1st Ed 1959 Hardback 246 pages, Clean pages

£3.00

Lot 22


Wayward Tendrils of the Vine

Ian Maxwell Campbell, 1948 - first printed in 1947 in an edition of 750. Aged but all pages are clean.

£4.00

Lot 23


The Englishman's Wine The story of Port

Sarah Bradford 1st Ed 1969 Hardback/dustcover, 208 pages vgc

£4.00

Lot 24


Vinegrowing in Britain

Gillian Pearkes 2nd Rev Ed 1969, Hardback/dustcover vgc

£8.00

Lot 25


The true drunkard's delight

William Juniper 2nd Impression 1933, Hardback 375 pages. Clean pages

£6.00

Lot 26


The severn ages of Justerini's 1749-1949

Dennis Wheatley signed by author 2nd reprint, 1957 Hardback 87 pages Some aging all pages, clean

£5.00

Lot 27


A Book of French Wines

P Morton Shand Rev & enlarged edition 1960, Padded hardback 414 pages. Clean pages

£5.00

Lot 28


Vineyards of France

Paintings & drawings by Keith Barnes, Text by J M Scott Hardback/dustcover, 163 pages. Many coloured illustrations.

£8.00

Lot 29


The wines and winelands of France

Geological journeys under the direction of Charles Pomerol English1989 translation based on the 2nd edition 1984-6. Different authors are listed for the various areas of France. Hardback pages are clean.

£10.00

Lot 30


Champagne- The wine the land and the people

Patrick Forbes Hardback/dustcover 492 pages, First published 1967 4th impression 1979 vgc

£4.00

Lot 31


1 No. An extract from the work entitled-
The Grand Wines of Burgundy (Cote D'Or) by M.R.Danguy (in English)

Published by Herrail-HuberDijon
Printed by V.Darantiere 1893
165 x 255
6 prints with tissue titled cover sheets
2 folded prints
1 coloured - Carte des Grands Vins de Bourgogne (approx. 250 x 1370)
Makes a very interesting wall piece. £55.00

Lot 32


1 No. Louis Larmat- Atlas de France Vinicole, Les Vins de Bordeaux - Exemplaire No. 72
Le 15 Juin 1949 - Complete with original coloured maps
(16 No.) six are folded, one is glossy & photograghs (24 pages) & Print (1)
All maps in original condition
Approx 245 x 315 - many uncut pages
Text in French, English, German & Italian £380.00

Lot 33


1 No. Louis Larmat- Atlas de France Vinicole, Les Vins de Bourgogne
Le 20 Novembre 1952 - Complete with original coloured maps (9)
(9 No.) four are folded, five are glossy, & photographs (30 pages)
All maps in original condition
Approx 245 x 315 - many uncut pages- Two of the maps unfold to a larger
Text in French, English, German & Italian £240.00

Lot 34


1 No. Roger Tisserand- Images de Bourgogne ( Signed by the author 26/10/1946 )
Illusrations de Henri Gros du Photo-Club Bourguignon
Michel Jeanniard : artiste-decorateur
Dijon: Imperimerie Darantiere- M.CM.XLIII
Exemplaire No. 207
Contains 95 printed photographs relating to Bourgogne with many showing
the various phases of wine i.e. vineyards and the people who work in them.
Condition -used and has repair to cover, contents unaffected.£55.00

Handwritten letters 1860-1907


From
Chas Bottim, White Harts Hotel, Newmarkets. March 11th 1860
J.S.Smith, Druce & Co, Phoenix Distillery, Mile End, London. Aug 7th 1907
Law's Peach Bitters Co, 110 Cheapside E.C., London Office July 14th 1904

Typed letters 1901-1910


From
Hans Irvine & Co, Dowgate Hill, Cannon Street, London E.C. May 4th 1910 Irvines Australian Wines
The Wine & Spirit Trade Record, 59 Mark Lane, London E.C. March 8th 1901
Geo. G. Sandeman. Sons & Co. 20 St Swithins Lane, London January 1889 Re-introduction of Canary Wine- Shipped by Leacock & Co
Matthew Clark & Sons, 6&7 Great Tower Street, London March 19th 1889 Letter & price list for Sherries, Ports, Spanish Reds & Clarets

Price Lists


J de Kuyper & Sons-Hollands Geneva January 1892 (Matthew Clark & Sons, Agents) 5 pages
W R Loftus Cordials & Liqueurs
Spackman & Co

Licence's & Shipping Documents


by Bailey & Leetham December 21st 1888 & December 24th 1889 to Herr Otto Cordes, Bahnhof, Pyrmont, Germany
by Steinmetz & Petit, M. Hudig & Pieters Rotterdam, August 23rd 1880
Sichel & Co, Bordeaux March 23rd 1906
Licence's for Joseph Charles Basker 1892, ?, 1899, 1908

Invoices


From P.B.Burgoyne & Compy,6 Dowgate Hill, London E.C. - Australian Wines 1890, 1891, 1891, 1895, 1900, 1902, 1904, 1907, 1907, 1908, 1908, 1909
W.R.Loftus, -Use of Ullaging and Comparative Rule card
Rouyer, Guillet & Cie- Cognac 10th February 1883
Peter F Heering, Kirsebaer Liqueur, November 1884
Findlater's, London & Oporto- About wine furniture and fine wines 56 pages

Publications


Moet & Chandon-two centuries of perfection 1743-1943 (24 pages + cover) 160mm x 130mm
Le Vignoble et le Vin de Champagne (32 pages + cover) 90mm x 200mm
Use of ullaging and comparative rule card 78mm x 115mm
Findlater's London & Oporto- About wine furniture and fine wines (56 pages + cover) 140mm x 208mm
Postcards- 7 No. Champagne (one duplicated)= 8No.
4 No. Bordeaux (four duplicated)= 8No.
1 No. Vendanges de 1928 Beaune, 1 No.Benedictine a, Fecamp
2 No. Montre & Cie Bordeaux, 2 No. Hennessy & Co, Cognac
1 No. W & A Gilbey Franco-British Exhibition 1908

Wine labels


38 No. old wine labels