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A Vineyard in Tuscany : A Wine Lover's Dream

A Vineyard in Tuscany : A Wine Lover's Dream

Author: Ferenc Mate
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W W Norton, 2008. First edition, first printing. A paperback copy in near fine condition. Only marked by a previous owners name stamp to the front page.

Description

"A sun-drenched memoir with a fairy-tale ending."--"Kirkus Reviews" In this laugh-out-loud tale, two adventurers discover that rare combination: joy and success. Candace, a painter, and Ferenc, a writer, begin a new life near the hill town of Montalcino. They restore a thirteenth-century friary, plant fifteen acres of vines, build a winery, tame a runaway tractor, excavate an Etruscan village, and battle volcanic fermenting vats, while learning from famous vintner neighbor Angelo Gaja the secrets of growing the best grapes and making superb, award-winning wine. This extraordinary tale will enrich the lives of travelers and wine lovers alike. A "New York Times Book Review" 2007 Notable Travel Book. First published 2008.

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General Fields

  • : 9780920256589
  • : W W Norton & Co Inc
  • : 51906
  • : November 2008
  • : 0.75000mm X 5.50000mm X 8.25000mm
  • : April 2008
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : Ferenc Mate
  • : bl2009004774
  • : General Adult
  • : 641.2/2092
  • : English