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French wines by Paul de Cassagnac

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English


  • Wine and wine making -- France

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Statementby Paul de Cassagnac ; translated by Guy Knowles
ContributionsKnowles, Guy
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 242 p. :
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14548622M

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