Books: Bush

THE COMPLETE WINE BOOK—Frank Schoonmaker & Tom & Marvel—Simon & Schuster ($2.50).

Good wine needs no bush, but U. S. wine-bibbers, still weltering in the unaccustomed freedom of Repeal, do not know good wine from bad. "Purposely delayed until the excitement of repeal had abated," The Complete Wine Book proposes to tell U. S. amateurs how to know, buy, store, make, serve wines. Far from first of its kind in the field, it is most complete, most up-to-date of the lot. Written plainly, authoritatively, it attacks the "ridiculous ritual" and "absurd snobbishness"...

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