What schneider called classical ampelography, as practiced by galet, originally identified varieties by using the attributes of the vine its leaves, shoots and grapes. Ampelography a, vine and, writing is the science of phenotypically distinguishing grapevines. His book a practical ampelography stuffed full of great pictures, prints and drawings is available in an excellent english translation by lucie morton, herself a renowned grape authority and consultant. Ampelography definition of ampelography by the free dictionary. A summary of land devoted to cultivation of these hybrids in france, new york state and ontario is found in table 4. Grapevine identifcation translated and adapted by lucie t. Ampelography the science of the species and strains of grapes and of the laws governing the changes of their properties under environmental influences and deliberate human actions. There are many fine books that can get you started. Grapevine identification comstock bk by pierre galet. Ampelography arose as a separate branch of applied botany in the early 19th century.
Grapevine breeding in france a historical perspective. Grapevine identification, from french to englishto correctly identify the vines as pinot blanc by the shape of the vine leaves. All of these books primarily were aimed at the sophisticated wine consumer. Grapevine identification cornell university press english translation galet, pierre ed. A practical ampelography by pierre galet, 1979, comstock pub. Galet, a montpellier professor, titled here, a practical ampelography. Grapevine identification, lucie morton has helped countless potential growers and existing vineyard owners understand all aspects of vineyard management, from site selection to grapevine maintenance. Galet then published the definitive book, ampelographie pratique, in 1952, featuring 9,600 types of vine. Grapevine identification by pierre galet, lucie t morton translator online at alibris. In addition, identification techniques are used in the laboratory, such as examining primary substances like proteins and enzymes in the grapes and measuring the. Morton 1979 is considered a groundbreaking work in the field of grapevine identification by various physical characteristics.
The other is an updated compilation by pierre galet entitled grape varieties. Oct 12, 2016 there would be no equivalent guide in english until 1979, when morton translated and adapted the fourth edition of galets book, leaving out nonessential varieties and adding new sections for grapes grown in the united states and canada. Galets book, titled precis dampelographie pratique or a practical ampelography, contains an astonishing database of 9,600 types of grapevines. This tome is recommended by many educational institutions and is often cited by winegrape industry professionals and educators alike. The talk was part of an annual event in february staged by the caapg the pierre galet alpine centre of ampelography, based in savoie, which attracts audiences from across france, switzerland and northern italy, principally from the alpine arc. The fourth edition, published in 1976, was the basis in 1979 for a practical ampelography. Grapevine identification comstock bk on free shipping on qualified orders a practical ampelography. Abouriou acreage acres in california alicante bouschet ampelographic aptitudes aramon baco berlandieri berries round bertille seyve black berries blanc bloom botrytis budbreak buds bullate burdin california in 1976 cane chasselas cinsaut clear green cluster cobwebby color concave contorted couderc crimped cuneiform description growing tip downy.
In 1979, my translationadaption of pierre galets a practical ampelography. In 1979, the university press had published her translation of a work by mr. Ampelography definition of ampelography by the free. Ampelographie pratique was translated into english by lucie morton, published in 1979 and updated in 2000. I have some kind of grapes growing in my backyard, but have. Therefore, there is an increasing interest for the accurate identification of grapevine varieties. Beginning in the 1950s, pierre galet introduced a system for identifying varieties based on the shape, contours and characteristics of the leaves of the vines, petioles. One is a 1979, translation and adaptation of pierre galets book, a practical ampelography, grapevine identification by lucie morton. First recognized in east coast viticultural circles for her translation from the french of pierre galet s book, a practical ampelography. In 1952, galet published his groundbreaking book, precis dampelographie pratique a practical ampelography, translated into english by lucie morton in 1979, cornell university press, identifying 9,600 types of grapevines. As we walked the field, we also saw plants that had both the scion growing as well as our. Much of the science in identification up until that point was based around grape cluster. Grapevine identification comstock bk 9780801412400 by pierre galet and a great selection of similar new, used and collectible books available now at great prices.
Pierre galet 28 january 1921 31 december 2019 was a french ampelographer and author who was an influential figure within ampelography in the 20th century and before dna typing was widely introduced. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Grapevine identification comstock bk by pierre galet and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Oct 24, 2017 there would be no equivalent guide in english until 1979, when morton translated and adapted the fourth edition of galets book, leaving out nonessential varieties and adding new sections for grapes grown in the united states and canada.
Ampelography article about ampelography by the free. Dalloway twentieth century classics by virginia woolf. There would be no equivalent guide in english until 1979, when morton translated and adapted the fourth edition of galets book, leaving out nonessential varieties and adding new sections for grapes grown in the united states and canada. Pierre galet leading french ampelographer of the 20th century. In 1982 it was discovered that vines identified as pinot chardonnay were actually pinot blanc, but it took a few years for the newlyplanted vines to produce fullydeveloped leaves, which allowed lucy mortona viticulturalist who translated pierre galets book, a practical ampelography. Grapevine identification by pierre galet, translated from french into english by lucie t. This entry was posted in miscellaneous, references, vineyards, vinification, viticulture and tagged ampelographic groups, ampelography, chloroplast dna, dna profiling, ecogeogroups, hugh johnson, jancis robinson, jose vouillamoz, julia harding mw, margaret rand, negrul, oenoarcheology, oz clarke, pierre galet, wine grapes on 5 july 20 by.
In 1873 an international commission of ampelography was set up in vienna. The evolution of the science of ampelography wine travel. Grapevine identification comstock bk hardcover january 1, 1979 by pierre galet author. Grapevine identification galet, 1979, which prominently features leaves among other traits for most domesticated and many wild vines. Ampelography academic dictionaries and encyclopedias.
The impetus of many ampelographers was to unravel complex synonymous name relationships. It was my first wine grape variety reference and lucie morton was my first goto wine grape person. Grapevine identification has 1 available editions to buy at half price books marketplace. Practical ampelography grapevine identification abebooks. Galet, in his well known book, a practical ampelography translated by lucie morton into english, states that historically in france the grape now often referred to as true syrah was referred to as syrah, schiras, sirac, syrac, sirah, petite sirah, petite syrah, hignin noir, entournerien, serine, and serenne. The evolution of the science of ampelography wine travel media. Identification of grapevine varieties using leaf spectroscopy.
Grapevine identification by galet, pierre and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Jun 08, 2011 a practical ampelography by pierre galet, 1979, comstock pub. Pierre galet is the author of a practical ampelography 4. Aug 06, 1986 in 1979, the university press had published her translation of a work by mr. Grapevine identification by pierre galet, lucie t morton translator online at alibris uk.
Grapevine identification cornell university press the longoverdue english translation galet, pierre ed. I was managing my familys experimental virginia vineyard, and working primarily in the emerging winegrowing industry east of the rockies. I have some kind of grapes growing in my backyard, but. As we walked the field, we also saw plants that had both the scion growing as well as our rootstock, as. Pierre galet himself widely known as the grandfather of ampelographers or the most important ampelographer of the 20th. Ampelography article about ampelography by the free dictionary. Grapevine indentification by pierre galet 1979, hardcover at the best online prices at ebay. A practical ampelography grapevine identification by galet.
Grapevine identification, the translation and adaptation of galets work by lucie morton, his first american student in 197374 and now an internationally recognized ampelographer and consultant. A practical ampelography 1979 edition open library. Pierre roller 2000 dictionnaire encyclopedique des cepages hachette isbn 2012363318 is an updated version. First recognized in east coast viticultural circles for her translation from the french of pierre galets book, a practical ampelography. Grapevine identification had just been published by cornell university press now it is temporarily outofprint. The authoritative ampelographic reference is the precis dampelographie pratique galet, 1952, translated into english as a practical ampelography. Detailed descriptions of most of the significant frenchamerican hybrids can be found in galet, 1956, galet, 1979, galet, 1998. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.1415 690 320 1392 1234 777 1469 267 854 1180 1332 998 187 1504 247 222 619 1312 1331 83 1373 1356 562 831 74 199 278 401 809 117 1090 986 1128 1491 1102 745 741 1067 1102 1027 618 257 935 1358 1171 24 183