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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There are fascinating chapters on the coffee trade, coffee in literature and Fine art, coffee drinking in Paris, coffee apparatus, coffee customs and manners.

You do not read this like a novel, but I have it electronically to look at as I am traveling, to find out information about coffee in whatever area I am traveling.

This is an important book to read for anyone ckffee the coffee industry or anybody interested in the history of Coffee. To all intents and purposes, it’s an encyclopaedia, to read it as a book was my mistake. Edited by Mrs Brian Luck. This book first appeared in ; this is the revised edition of It has been acclaimed “the most grateful lubricant known to the human machine,” and “the most delightful taste in all nature.

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Lists with This Book. Colour frontis showing Coffee plant, colour plate showing Coffee varieties facing page and colour plate showing roasted coffee facing page Collection of interesting trivia about coffee.

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Not the book to pick if you want a broad narrative on the history of coffee. Tell us what you like, so we can send you books you’ll love. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.


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Mar 19, Prince Charming rated it it was amazing. 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.

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Ukers Martino Fine Books, Just too long and too factual and out of date. Want to Read saving…. Filled with trite little nuggets of facts. Jeff Cushner rated it really liked it Mar 28, Wish it told more history and less opinion. 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.

I love coffee, and I love nostalgia about coffee. Adams Media October Length: Umber cloth, map endpapers, xiv, pp, index. The most detailed and authoritative work on coffee, including its history, its introduction into various qll, coffee houses, botany of coffee, microscopy, chemistry, pharmacology of coffee, commercial coffees, cultivation, production and consumption, characteristics, merchandising, coffee advertising, coffee trade, coffee persons, coffee in literature, coffee in fine arts, coffee apparatus, coffee manners and customs, preparation of beverages, chronology, etc.

Marc rated it it was ukeers Apr 14, Page – I HAVE received a letter, desiring me to be very satirical upon the little muff that is now in fashion ; another informs me of a pair of silver garters buckled below the knee, that have been lately seen at the Rainbow coffee-house in Fleet-street ; a third sends me an heavy complaint against fringed gloves. Brian rated it it was ok Feb 25, Required several gallons of coffee to get through it, and this was the abridged version.


Refresh and try again. Filled to the brim with robust facts, aphorisms, and more, All About Coffee culls the best of Ukers’s research and observations sip after sip, page after page.

Page – There had been a coldness said Mr. Jun 01, yamiyoghurt rated it really liked it Shelves: Page – There is no private house,” said he, ” in which people can enjoy themselves so well as at a capital tavern. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

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