London : Pickering & Chatto, 2010.
4 volumes : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
V. 1. Literary representations of tea and the tea-table / edited by Markman Ellis -- v. 2. Tea in natural history and medical writing / edited by Richard Coulton -- v. 3. Tea, commerce and the East India Company / edited by Matthew Mauger -- v. 4. Tea and politics : the Boston Tea Party (1773) and the Commutation Act (1784) / edited by Ben Dew; index.
This four-volume collection takes as its starting point the earliest substantial descriptions of tea as a commodity in the mid-17th century, and ends in the early 19th century with two key events: the discovery of tea plants in Assam in 1823, and the dissolution of the East India Company's monopoly on the tea trade in 1833.
Self-Renewing 2017 UoY
9781848930254 (set ; alk. paper)
1848930259 (set ; alk. paper)
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Dr. Albert C. Labriola Memorial Library Fund cop.1, vol. 1-4