Les Lettres de Monsieur de Grandcru. La Science Exacte et Souriant des Grandes Vins.Retrouvées par Clment Morraye.

Bruxelles: Louis Desmet-Verteneuil, 1946.

Quarto (21 x 27 cm.), 332 pages. Illustrated in color via pochoir by Nojorkanz. Printed throughout in black and red.FIRST EDITION (E.O. ). Number 980 of 2150 numbered copies on vélin pur-fil. A collections of rather fanciful musings on oenology and gastronomy. The author, Clément A. Morraye, was am industrialist from Ghent, whose firm distributed corks and other bottling supplies. He was also an active Rotarian. Largely unopened. Slight dampstain across tops of wrapper panels, glassine chipped at edges; otherwise very near fine. Inscribed by the author in 1959.

Price: $200.00