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Title
The virtues of coffee, chocolette, and thee or tea, experimentally known in this our climate
Name/Creator
Price, Samuel, in Christ-Church Hospital
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:1267669 
Location
Houghton

Master Microforms

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
[London
Publisher
s.n.
Language
English
Description
1 broadside ; 39 x 30 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Coffee -- Therapeutic use -- Early works to 1800 ;  Tea -- Therapeutic use -- Early works to 1800 ;  Chocolate -- Therapeutic use -- Early works to 1800 ;  Advertising -- Beverages -- England -- Early works to 1800 ;  Advertising -- Health products -- England -- Early works to 1800 ;  EnglandLondon

Category
Broadsides

Domestic Medicine

Note
Imprint date is conjectural; text contains reference to popularity of chocolate, first commercially introduced ca.1657, "for above these thirty years."

Advertising the medicinal properties of the beverages.

"But if any man hath occasion for that which is good indeed, and really and truly prepared and compounded, let them repair to Samuel Price in Christ-church Hospital, near Newgate-street, and they may be furnished, with that which is pure, and fit for use, of either sort, upon his word."


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