WAUGH, Evelyn. Wine in Peace and War.

London: Saccone & Speed Ltd., [1947].


8vo. Original white boards, decorations by Rex Whistler on both covers; pp. 77; 2 full-page coloured decorations by Rex Whistler; the paste-down endpapers brown-spotted as always, a very good copy.

First edition. A short history of the Mayfair wine merchants Saccone & Speed. Waugh's payment for writing the book included two dozen bottles of Roederer 1928.