J. G. Houssaye - Monographie du Thé - 1843

Description
J. G. Houssaye - Monographie du Thé - 1843
Cookery, food & drink - Quantity: 1 - Book

Publisher’s cardboard in blue percaline with a golden plate on the first dish representing "The Chinese Gate", golden title and cold stamped iron frame.
Well held together work, very complete engravings.
17 engravings and an advertisement at the end of the volume for the store "La Porte Chinoise" owned by the author.
Scattered foxing, more marked on the first pages, which then fade.
Small wear at the two lower corners see photos
Very interesting bibliography on tea, at the end of the book.
Size: 16.4 x 24.6 cm
160 pages + 1 page of advertising

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Cookery, food & drink
Author/ Illustrator
J. G. Houssaye
Book Title
Monographie du Thé
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1843
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Houssaye
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
161
Dimensions
24.6×16.4 cm
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