Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


By STABLES, William Gordon

subjects: beverages,

  • 1. (One shilling.) | Tea | the | drink of pleasure and of health | by / W. Gordon Stables, | C.M., M.D., R.N. | author of "Friends in Fur," "The Cruise of the Snowbird," | "Jungle, Peak and Plain," "Wild Adventures in Wild Places," | &c., &c. | (First edition, 5,000.)
    London: Field and Tuer, Ye Leadenhalle Presse; Simpkin, Marshall and Co; Hamilton, Adams and Co; nd
    14.0 x 14.0 cm   Pp [i-viii], [1] 2-111, [i-iii] publ ads   1s   Light blue, faded to grey, boards with tea-pot on front
    Bib:   Noling 388  
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    This is a history and appreciation of tea and tea-drinking. Stables includes directions on how to make the beverage. LB, LoEN and OB date the book [1883].