Five-O'Clock Tea: Containing Receipts for Cakes of Every Description, Savoury Sandwiches, Cooling Drinks, Etc.
Original blue cloth covered boards, gilt title tea kettle and clock decoration. A Victorian recipe book that includes instructions for tea, coffee, and various alcoholic drinks, tea sandwiches, cakes, pastries, etc. Family recipes go back to the 17th century. Includes ingredient prices of the time. 78 pages. Previous owner's name in front. Pages 68 and 69 slightly yellowed where loose recipes from the 1930's are folded inside. Scarce, collector book. Kegan Paul, Trench & Co. London 1886. USED. $135.00