A study, by Andre L. Simon, into the wine cellar of the American financier J. Pierpont Morgan according to his cellar book for the year 1906. Scarce book, hard to find.
Demy 8o: 8½" × 5½", trimmed, white wove, J. Green & Co.; 12(+1)pt. Bembo; blue laid paper wrappers, fixed to spine and to 1 and 8 by the turn-ins, printed up spine: ‘ANDRÉ L. SIMON: NOTES ON THE LATE PIERPONT MORGAN'S CELLAR BOOK 1906’, and on upper wrapper: ‘[within a double rule forming a panel 1½" × 3"] ANDRÉ L. SIMON | [short decorative rule] | Notes on the late | J. PIERPONT MORGAN'S | CELLAR BOOK | 1906’.
Condition: Covers shelfworn and corner bumped, marked and torn especially on spine; foreedges foxed, pages clean and clear and binding intact.