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The Académie duvin guide to French wines

Steven Spurrier

The Académie duvin guide to French wines

by Steven Spurrier

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Published by Willow in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wine and wine making -- France.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSteven Spurrier.
    ContributionsSpurrier, Steven., Spurrier, Steven.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTP553, TP553
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14874066M
    ISBN 100002182378
    OCLC/WorldCa13904791

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