Item #14806 Coffee : Its History, Cultivation, and Uses. Robert Jr Hewitt.
Coffee : Its History, Cultivation, and Uses
Coffee : Its History, Cultivation, and Uses
Coffee : Its History, Cultivation, and Uses
Coffee : Its History, Cultivation, and Uses
Coffee : Its History, Cultivation, and Uses
Coffee : Its History, Cultivation, and Uses

Coffee : Its History, Cultivation, and Uses

New York: D Appleton, 1872.

Illustrated by Illustrated, folding map. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good- with no dust jacket. Item #14806

Cover sun and rubbing, light tone, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcover. ; Subtitle continues: Illustrated with Original Designs by American Artists, and a Map of the World showing the Several Places where Coffee is, or may be Produced, and where is also Used. Coffee and Spice merchant Hewitt authored one of the first American works on coffee, at a time when American taste and demand for coffee was exploding. The US was importing about one third of the total world crop, three quarters of which came from Brazil. Color chromolith frontispiece and a few black-and-white text illustrations. Large folding map in rear documents both coffee producers and consumers, along with the vital transportation and communication links that facilitated its international trade. First Edition, First Printing of this fascinating early work on the coffee industry. ; 102 pages.

Price: $499.95

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