Allen, M. L.

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. Very good condition. 78 pages. Scarce book.Kegan Paul, London: 1886. Previous owner's name in front. Boards split from spine inside, but book is intact and in very good condition. Pages yellowed where newsprint clipped recipes from the 1930's were folded inside. Scarce sought-after book. Kegan Paul, Trench & Co. London 1886. USED. $135.00