London's Afternoon Teas
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- 1st March 2012
- 104 pages -
Featuring 40 of the best places to take tea in London, including classics such as Claridges and the Wolseley as well as a few unexpected venues, there's a tea here to suit all tastes and budgets.The text includes a history of the venues and their tea heritage along with interesting facts, the types of teas available, opening times, nearest Underground station, contact details, and information about nearby attractions to help the reader make a day of it.With lavish photography and a full history of afternoon tea and its relationship with the fashions of the ages, this is the hippest and most up-to-date source of information for both London residents and tourists alike.
Susan Cohen is an academic historian with a special interest in British Victorian and Edwardian social history. She has had articles published in academic and popular journals and is a contributor to the New Dictionary of National Biography. She is the author of Where to Take Tea, also published by New Holland, and lives in London.