The Chinese Art of Tea #2020

The Chinese Art of Tea By John Blofeld The Chinese Art of Tea None
  • Title: The Chinese Art of Tea
  • Author: John Blofeld
  • ISBN: 9781570622793
  • Page: 127
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Chinese Art of Tea By John Blofeld None
    The Chinese Art of Tea By John Blofeld
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    About "John Blofeld"

    1. John Blofeld

      John Eaton Calthorpe Blofeld was a British writer on Asian thought and religion, especially Taoism and Chinese Buddhism.

    723 thoughts on “The Chinese Art of Tea”

    1. While dated, this book gives a window into pre WWII China and the tea culture that thrived there There is very good information about various varieties of orthodox tea that still holds true and makes it a useful reference.


    2. The strength of this book is in it s collected information I didn t care for all of the personal anecdotes The author seemed to think of himself as a ladies man and I really couldn t care less about that aspect of his tea knowledge If you can get past that, then there is a lot of good information on varieties, history of, and prepartion of classic Chinese teas When the author sticks to the history of tea in Chinese culture the book is at it s strongest Unfortunatly it seems to have become very d [...]


    3. Je dois avouer ne pas avoir termin ce livre, puisque la derni re partie plus pr cis ment sur le tao m attirait un peu moins J ai eu un coup de c ur particulier pour la s lection de po mes classiques sur le th propos par l auteur Bien qu un peu vieillie, la vision de la culture du th en Chine au XXe si cle par un britannique est la fois fascinante et instructive.


    4. A good introduction to Chinese tea culture, accessible and interesting The author s writing style is charming, and the book gives a picture of tea within its historic and cultural contexts.


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