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2 edition of Talking of tea. found in the catalog.

Talking of tea.

Gervas Huxley

Talking of tea.

by Gervas Huxley

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tea.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith drawings by Acanthus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB271 .H8 1956
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103 p.
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6218875M
    LC Control Number57002787
    OCLC/WorldCa1852275

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In Talking Tea, you will learn: • How to make a perfect cup of tea every time. Tea lovers, check out this interesting book titled, Talking of Tea by Gervas Huxley.

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The grandson of noted biologist Thomas Huxley, Gervas Huxley tells the story of tea from China's first sale of tea to England via the Netherlands.

Nicely illustrated with b&w line drawings by 5/5(1). In addition to brief accounts that will acquaint readers with each venue, there are recipes for scones, savories, and sweets from these first-class tearooms, along with recommended tea pairings.

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In addition to brief accounts that will acquaint readers with each venue, there are recipes for scones, savories, and sweets from these first-class tearooms, along with recommended tea pairings.

This page book is illustrated with beautiful color photography and includes a tea-steeping guide/5(23). We’re delving into some sticky topics today on Talking Tea as we look at the roles mass marketing, gender, racism and modern British history have played in shaping tea markets and tea culture in the West.

Joining us is historian Erika Rappaport, author of the recently published book A Thirst For Empire: How Tea Shaped the Modern World. OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 22 cm: Contents: The story --How tea is grown --How tea is bought and sold --A nice cup of tea --Tea and the doctor --Out to tea --Tea sibility: Gervas Huxley ; with drawings by Acanthus.

The Book of Tea by Okakura Kakuzō Too little tea, we learn, was a Japanese expression used in reference to a person too busy to stop and smell the roses.

Too much tea, then, refers to a person so busy smelling the roses he has little time for much else. In my humble estimation, Mr. Okakura had a little too much tea in him/5. Talking of tea. [Gervas Huxley] -- "Here is the whole fascinating story of tea, from the colorful legend of the tea plant springing from the eyelids of a drowsy Chinese sage, to the branded packages that adorn your grocer's shelves.".

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Enjoy a cup of tea and some book sounds with page turning. Have a nice weekend. Headphones are recomended. If you enjoyed this video please tap the like button and subscribe =) What is. I won a copy of this book in a Goodreads giveaway. This book is a nice introduction to tea.

It talks about the various types of tea and where they are grown, the process of manufacturing (and brewing) different teas, and about tea culture throughout the world/5(37).

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