Tea: Its Mystery and History

Samuel Phillips DAY ( - )

Samuel Phillips Day traces the history of tea from Asia to England, exploring some of the romance of this treasured drink and its place in British culture. - Summary by Larry Wilson

Genre(s): Social Science (Culture & Anthropology)

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Introduction BettyB
00:08:15
Play 01 Legendary Origin of the Plant BettyB
00:10:12
Play 02 Introduction of Tea into England Kathleen Moore
00:10:01
Play 03 Appreciation of the Leaf Kathleen Moore
00:04:07
Play 04 The Plant Botanically Considered Ruth P.
00:10:25
Play 05 History of the Tea Trade BettyB
00:09:21
Play 06 The Colouring of the Leaf BettyB
00:03:34
Play 07 Social Character of the Beverage Kathleen Moore
00:11:05
Play 08 The “Drink of Health” Ruth P.
00:07:10
Play 09 The Virtues of the Leaf Jennifer Fournier
00:17:25
Play 10 A Cup of Tea BettyB
00:04:02