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A poem upon tea. Wherein its antiquity


subjects: courtship, etiquette,

  • 1. A poem upon tea. Wherein its antiquity, its several virtues and influences are set forth; and the wisdom of the sober sex commended in chusing so mild a liquor for their entertainments. Likewise, the reason why the ladies protest against all imposing liquors, and the vulgar terms used by the followers of Bacchus. Also, the objections against TEA answered; the complaint of the fair sex redress'd, and the best way of proceeding in love-affairs; together with the sincere courtship of Dick and Amy, etc.
    London: printed by Mrs. Dodd   sold by Mrs. Dodd   1735
    21 cm.   9-32 p.   6 d.  
    GB:   ENLS*   LBL  
    US:   IU