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Hugh Johnson is the world's pre-eminent writer on wine. First published in 1977, his PocketWine Book sells hundreds of thousands of copies a year. His winning formula of insight, critical appraisal of the world of wine, plus valuable vintage news and wine recommendations has been often-imitated but never bettered. With the publication of his first book, Wine, Johnson established himself at the age of twenty-seven as the most refreshing and authoritative voice on the subject. During the past four decades he has written books that have become landmarks on the subject, including his classic The World Atlas of Wine, co-authored with Jancis Robinson, his Wine Companion, first published in 2003, and The Story of Wine. In his spare time he writes about gardening from his home in Essex.

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Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book by Hugh Johnson
Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book
Hugh Johnson
Sue Baker's view... This year’s edition – the 37th – remains the invaluable guide for professional and amateurs alike. Features include details on over 6,000 wines, the growers and the regions with experts giving their opinions on the top...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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