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Country House Brewing in England, 1500-1900

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Product description

Until the 18th century or even later, beer was the staple drink of most men and women at all levels of society. Tea and coffee were expensive luxuries while water might well carry disease. To supply the needs of both owners and servants, every country house with an accessible source of water had a brewhouse, usually close at hand. This book, which is heavily illustrated, is an important and original contribution to architectural, brewing and social history.

Glossy pictorial dust jacket, superficial scuffs and wear. Green cloth covered boards with gilt text to spine. Minor shelf wear to top and bottom of spine. White endpapers. Text block is clean and tight and free from annotation and marginalia.

Item details

Added value:
Illustrated
Author(s):
Sambrook, Pamela
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1996
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852851279
ISBN-13:
9781852851279
Number of pages:
311
Publisher:
Hambledon

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Until the 18th century or even later, beer was the staple drink of most men and women at all levels of society. Tea and coffee were expensive luxuries while water might well carry disease. To supply the needs of both owners and servants, every country house with an accessible source of water had a brewhouse, usually close at hand. This book, which is heavily illustrated, is an important and original contribution to architectural, brewing and social history.

Glossy pictorial dust jacket, superficial scuffs and wear. Green cloth covered boards with gilt text to spine. Minor shelf wear to top and bottom of spine. White endpapers. Text block is clean and tight and free from annotation and marginalia.

Added value:
Illustrated
Author(s):
Sambrook, Pamela
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1996
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852851279
ISBN-13:
9781852851279
Number of pages:
311
Publisher:
Hambledon

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