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The Cook's Oracle: Containing Receipts for Plain Cookery on the Most ... - Page 6
by William Kitchiner - 1825 - 371 pages
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1791 - 516 pages
...who boafted of the nicenefs of his palate, owned that " lie always found a good dinner," he faid, " I could write a better book of cookery than has ever yet been written ; it fhould be a book upon philofophical principles. Pharmacy is now made much more fimple. Cookery may...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: comprehending an account of ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1807
...who boasted of the niceness of his palate, owned that " he always found a good dinner," he said, " I could write a better book of cookery than has ever yet been written ; it should be a book upon philosophical principles. Pharmacy is now made much more simple. Cookery may be made so too. A...
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The Quarterly review, Volume 54

Baron Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle - English literature - 1835
...well, but they cannot write a good book of cookery.* I could write a better book of cookery than 1ms ever yet been written ; it should be a book on philosophical principles.' What the great moralist contemplated, Ude has done. ' The French Cook' is founded on the purest principles...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ...

James Boswell - 1816
...died in 1806. the niceness of his palate, owned that " he always 1778. found a good dinner," he said " I could write a better book of cookery than has ever yet been written ; it should be a book upon philosophical principles. Pharmacy is now made much more simple. Cookery may be made so too. A...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1817
...Johnson, who boasted of the niceness of his palate, owned that " he always found a good dinner," he said, I could write a better book of cookery than has ever yet been written ; it should be a book upon philosophical principles. Pharmacy is now made much more simple. Cookery may be made so too. A...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1820
...Johnson, who boasted of the niceness of his palate, owned that " he always found a good dinner," he said, I could write a better book of cookery than has ever yet been written ; it should be a hook upon philosophical principles. Pharmacy is now made much more »imple. Cookery may be made so...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 3

James Boswell, Alexander Chalmers - Authors, English - 1822
...Johnson, who boasted of the niceness of his palate, owned that " he always found a good dinner," he said " I could write a better book of cookery than has ever yet been written ; it should be a book upon philosophical principles. Pharmacy is now made much more simple. Cookery may be made so too. A...
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Atheneum, Or, Spirit of the English Magazines, Volume 11

Technology & Engineering - 1822
...no matter whether we eat, or whether we drink. The following Anecdote I copy from Bos WELL'S Life of JOHNSON. Johnson. — I could write a better Book of Cookery than has ever yet heen written ; — it should be a book on philosophical principles. — I would tell what is the best...
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The Cook's Oracle: Containing Receipts for Plain Cookery, on the Most ...

William Kitchiner - Cookery, English - 1823 - 428 pages
...copy from BOSWELL'S Life of JOHNSON. Johnson. — " I could write a better Book of Cookery than bas ever yet been written ; — it should be a book on...philosophical principles. — I would tell what is the best Bu'.cher's Meat — the proper season of different Vegetables — and then, how to roast, and boil,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson [ed. by F.P. Walesby].

James Boswell - 1826
...who boasted of the niceness of his palate, owned that " he always found a good dinner," he said, " I could write a better book of cookery than has ever yet been written ; it should be a book upon philosophical principles. Pharmacy is now made much more simple. Cookery may be made so too. A...
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