The Saga of Coffee: The Biography of an Economic Product. Heinrich Eduard Jacob.

The Saga of Coffee: The Biography of an Economic Product

London: George Allen & Unwin, 1934. 1st. Hardcover. First English Language Edition. 8vo. 384pp. Bibliography; Index.26 photographic plates; black & white illustrations; maps. Translated by Eden and Cedar Paul. Grey cloth in sepia illustrated dustjacket. A near fine copy (light offsetting inside front & rear boards; minor to dustjacket extremities). / near fine. Item #16849

First published in 1934 in the German language by Rowohlt of Berlin, the UK and US editions shortly followed. This is a biography of coffee and coffee-houses and coffee-drinkers, recording three centuries of world history up to the Brazilian revolution of 1930.

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