The Art of Serving Wine

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Call Number: TP557.A78
Creator: Garrett & Co., Norfolk, Va.
Genre: Printed Pamphlet Title
Date: 1905
Citation: Rare Book Collection
Description: Contains etiquette of the wine glass, the healthfulness of pure wines, a description of the Scuppernong Grape, Garrett’s Wines- Virginia Dare, Minnehaha, Pocahontas, Southern Sunshine, F. F. V. Claret, Port, and Paul Garrett’s Special Champagne, along with the recipes for several punches. There are only 4 other known copies of this title listed in OCLC’s WorldCat Bibliographic Database. Our title also contains an accompanying letter on a company masthead to a wine distributor in New Jersey.
Restoration Needs: Mend and repair front covers and restore. The accompanying letter needs to be repaired, flattened and store in mylar sleeve.

A donation to the Library of Virginia’s Adopt Virginia’s History program from Leslie Pietrzyk, in honor of her husband’s birthday, Stephen A. Ello; has funded the conservation of this title.

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