Monographie du The. Description Botanique, Torrefaction, Composition Chimique, Proprietes Hygieniques de cette Feuille. J. G. Houssaye.

Monographie du The. Description Botanique, Torrefaction, Composition Chimique, Proprietes Hygieniques de cette Feuille.

Paris: Published by the author, 1843. First edition. Hardcover. Finely illustrated monograph on tea and tea manufacturing. Contents include the history of tea cultivation, origin, chemical composition of tea, medical properties of tea, and preparation of tea. 8vo, (iv,) 160pp, 17 full page engraved plates. Blue cloth, gilt decoration & title on spine. Corners bumped, covers and spine ends a bit rubbed. Very good condition. Item #17873

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