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
- Number of Books
- Cookery, food & drink
- Author/ Illustrator
- J. G. Houssaye
- Book Title
- Monographie du Thé
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Binding/ Material
- Number of pages
- 24.6×16.4 cm