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The History of Tea by Claire Hopley


The History of Tea by Claire Hopley

The History of Tea and Tea Times as Seen in Books focuses on tea and tea time in books, plays and poems. Whether used for flirtation or a reason to bring key characters together, this delightful book explores our relationship with tea through fiction. Divided into chapters to include a brief tea history, romantic teas and tea parties (from the infamous Boston Tea Party to the bizarre Madhatter's Tea Party), Claire will take us on a walk through the long, dark tea time - of literature. The use of recipes based on the scenes in the featured books is a USP and one which is bound to appeal to readers.

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Publication date

20th August 2009


Claire Hopley

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Remember When an imprint of Pen & Sword Books Ltd


256 pages


Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers



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