A Social History of Tea 2014 by Jane Pettigrew & Bruce Richardson
Item Number: ISBN 978-0-9836106-2-5
The illustrated story of tea's incredible influence on western culture over four centuries. Authored by Jane Pettigrew and Bruce Richardson.
Jane Pettigrew's classic treatise on the history of British tea has been expanded and updated with the inclusion of the American tea story as told by Bruce Richardson. Follow the story of tea as it traveled from the ports of Canton to London, Boston and beyond.
These two tea historians have included all their favorite stories of how tea shaped British and American culture, politics, fashion and commerce for four centuries. This National Trust of England publication has been thoroughly updated with new research and 150 historic illustrations. No student of tea should be without this important reference book.
Debuted in Boston on December 5, 2013. Benjamin Press publication. Available wholesale and retail.