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Richer Than Spices by Gertrude Z Thomas - 1st - 1965 - from Daisyroots Books Ltd (SKU: 40733)

Richer Than Spices

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Richer Than Spices

by Gertrude Z Thomas

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Alfred Knopf NY 1965 stated First Edition, hardback with wrapper. 223 + vii pp. 111 illustrations in b/w. Turquoise linen boards quarter bound in green linen with gilt decoration and lettering. VG/gd Wrapper rubbed on edges and chipped at spine ends. Not clipped.

How a royal bride's dowry introduced cane, lacquer, cottons, tea, and porcelain to England and so revolutionised taste, manners, craftsmanship, and history in both England and America.


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Daisyroots Books Ltd GB (GB)
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Richer Than Spices
Gertrude Z Thomas
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Used - vg
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Alfred Knopf
Place of Publication
New york
Date published
history crafts manners antiques
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HISTORY British;

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Daisyroots Books Ltd

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Grange over Sands, Cumbria
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About Daisyroots Books Ltd

Daisyroots Books can be found on Main Street, right in the heart of the Edwardian seaside town of Grange over Sands. Over 20,000 books in 3 rooms on 2 floors. Antiquarian, collectable and contemporary titles. Open Mon - Sat 9:30 - 4.30


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