All About Coffee has ratings and 14 reviews. Kim said: Required several gallons of coffee to get through it, and this was the abridged version. Fille. The evolution of a cup of coffee; Dealing with the etymology of coffee; History of coffee propagation; Early history of coffee drinking; Introduction of coffee into. All about Coffee by William H Ukers – The original homage to the world’s most extraordinary drink!In , William H. Ukers wrote the definitive work on coffee .
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Page – There had been a coldness said Mr. As the founder of The Tea and Coffee Trade Journalan industry magazine still active today, he spent seventeen years traveling the world and uncovering everything there was to know about both the bean and the beverage.
Sometimes I smoke a pipe at Child’s; and, while I seem attentive to nothing but the Post-man, overhear the conversation of every table in the room. It is a democratic beverage. Let there be ever so alk plenty of good things, ever so much grandeur, ever so much elegance, ever so much desire that New Releases Books and The City.
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Praj rated it liked it May 20, Ex-library copy of the Dept. Quotes from All About Coffee. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Two front and rear endpapers detached but present, shaky boards. Coffee has an important place in the rational ukes of all the civilized peoples of earth. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! Tell us what you like, so we can send you books you’ll love.
Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. A fine copy in brown cloth, in a near fine dust jacket, and scarce thus. Tearing and creasing to infrequent page edges and corners. Filled with trite little nuggets of facts. While some of the information is dated and overly scholarly it traces the history of coffee, the art and literature of coffee and the science of this most popular beverage.
Just too long and too factual and out of date. Contains black and white photographs and illustrations with colour plates. May 29, Harold Kinney rated it really liked it.
Sign up to receive offers and updates: I wasted my money expecting more current information from a copyright, not a cheap reprint of public domain info.
Collection of interesting trivia about coffee. Nov 22, Joe Wroe rated it liked it. English Choose a language for shopping. Much of this book contains dated information, two years post WWI, however there is a fascinating wealth of botanical and historical information about the spread of coffee agriculture from Africa to the rest of the world, and the political and social implications of the rise of the coffee house in Europe and the United States.
I would recommend this book.
Loose binding to bright copy and vibrant colours throughout. Small thick 4to, pages, beige cloth.
There are fascinating chapters on the coffee trade, coffee in literature and Fine art, coffee drinking in Paris, coffee apparatus, coffee customs and manners. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
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Selected pages Page From silver spouts the grateful liquors glide, While China’s earth receives the smoking tide: Not the book to pick if you want a broad narrative on the history of coffee.
There is an excellent bibliography of 35 pages as well. The cover says All About Coffee, but inside coffeee a Belgium cookbook. Buy the selected items together This item: The New Cumnock Coal-Field: Abbout edition presented by the Pan-American Coffee Bureau. As the founder of The Tea and Coffee Trade Journal, an industry magazine still active today, the author spent seventeen years traveling the world and uncovering everything there was to know about both the bean and the beverage.
Covers rubbed, text clean.