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Creator:
Day, Samuel Phillips.
Title(s):

Tea : its mystery and history / by Samuel Phillips Day, author of "Food papers: a popular treatise on dietetics," etc. ; with a preface in Chinese and English, by Lo Fong Loh, C.I.C.S., secretary to the Chinese Educational Mission in Europe ; illustrated.

Published/Created:
London : Simpkin, Marshall & Co., Stationers' Hall Court, 1878.
Physical Description:
92 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT2905 .D39 1878
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Numerous full page illustrations by J.F. Weedon; one signed: C.J. (Charles James) Bromley sc. Wood engraved head- and tail-pieces and initials.
Chinese preface printed on a leaf of pink paper, bound between frontispiece and half t.p.
The frontispiece is a mounted photograph.
"Price one shilling" at foot of t.p.
NSTC, 0178250
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in black- and gold-stamped green publisher's cloth. Label mounted on inside of upper board: Catrine. Andrew Cowan's Library. No. 36
Subject Terms:
Andrew Cowan's Library -- Bookplate.
Drinking customs -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Simpkin, Marshall & co. -- Publisher.
Tea.
Form/Genre:
Wood engravings -- 1878.
Photographs.
Contributors:
Loh, Lo Fong.
Weedon, J. F., ill.
Bromley, Charles James, engraver.
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