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Adventures on the wine route

Kermit Lynch

Adventures on the wine route

a wine buyer"s tour of France

by Kermit Lynch

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Published by Farrar Straus Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Wine and wine making -- France.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementKermit Lynch ; photographs by Gail Skoff.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTP553 .L96 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 271 p. :
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2034350M
      ISBN 100374100926
      LC Control Number88010348


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