What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
acid acre action American appear applied attacked become beginning better bottle brought called cause cent close Cloth color comes continue cost covered cultivated cured destroy disease drink early effects experience eyes fact feet fermentation flour four France French fruit gallons give grapes green ground grow half hand heat important inches Italy July June keep kinds Languedoc late leaves less manure means Médoc method mycelium natural needed never observed obtained oidium operation pass plants plow practice present produced quantity rain reason remain ripening seen shoots side soil soon Souche strong sugar sulphur sure surface taste thing tion true usually varieties vegetation vines vineyards vintage wine young
Page 2 - The Greek Testament : with a critically revised Text; a Digest of Various Readings; Marginal References to Verbal and Idiomatic Usage ; Prolegomena ; and a Critical and Exegetical Commentary. For the Use of Theological Students and Ministers. By HENRY ALFORD, DD, Dean of Canterbury. Vol. I., containing the Four Gospels.
Page 2 - SMILES'S HISTORY OF THE HUGUENOTS. The Huguenots: their Settlements, Churches, and Industries in England and Ireland. By SAMUEL SMILES. With an Appendix relating to the Huguenots in America. Crown 8vo, Cloth, $2 00. SMILES'S HUGUENOTS AFTER THE REVOCATION.
Page 2 - ABBOTT'S HISTORY OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION. The French Revolution of 1789, as viewed in the Light of Republican Institutions. By JOHN SC ABBOTT. With 100 Engravings. 8vo, Cloth, $5 00. ABBOTT'S NAPOLEON BONAPARTE. The History of Napoleon Bonaparte.
Page 4 - HALLAM'S CONSTITUTIONAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND, from the Accession of Henry VII. to the Death of George II.
Page 4 - DU CHAILLU'S AFRICA. Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa : with Accounts of the Manners and Customs of the People, and of the Chase of the Gorilla, the Crocodile, Leopard, Elephant, Hippopotamus, and other Animals. By PAUL B. Du...
Page 3 - Queens of Song. Being Memoirs of some of the most Celebrated Female Vocalists who have appeared on the Lyric Stage, from the earliest days of opera to the present time. To which is added a chronological list of all the Operas that have been performed in Europe.
Page 144 - The water should rise as high as the ring about the mouth of the bottle. I have never yet completely submerged them, but do not think there would be any inconvenience in doing so provided there should be no partial cooling during the heating up, which might cause the admission of a little water into the bottle. One of the bottles is filled with water, into the lower part of which the bowl of a thermometer is plunged. When this marks the degree of heat desired, 149° Fahrenheit for instance, the basket...
Page 1 - ABBOTT'S LIFE OF CHRIST. Jesus of Nazareth : his Life and Teachings ; Founded on the Four Gospels, and Illustrated by Reference to the Manners, Customs, Religious Beliefs, and Political Institutions of his Times. By LYMAN ABBOTT. With Designs by Dore, De Laroche, Fenn, and others.
Page 145 - It will not do to put in another immediately the too warm cater might break the bottles. A portion of the heated water is taken out and replaced with cold, to reduce the temperature to a safe point, or, better still, the bottles of the second basket may be prepared by warming, so as to be put in as soon as the first comes' out The expansion of the wine during the heating process tends to force out the cork, but the twine or wire holds it in, and the wine finds a vent between the neck and the cork....
Page 146 - Wine in casks may be heated by introducing a tin pipe through the bung-hole, which shall descend in coils nearly to the bottom and return in a straight line and through the pipe imparting steam. If, after thus being once heated, there is such an exposure to air, as by drawing off and bottling, as to admit a fresh introduction of " parasites," the disease thus introduced may be easily cured by heating a second time.