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" I, myself, thought good to imitate the Italian fashion by this forked cutting of meat, not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany, and oftentimes in England since I came home... "
Archaeologia: Or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity - Page 304
1838
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Things not generally known, familiarly explained

John Timbs - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1856 - 247 pages
...says : " Hereupon I myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion by the forked cutting of meat, not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany,...once quipped for that frequent using of my forke by a certain learned gentleman, a familiar friend of mine, one Mr. Lawrence Whittaker, who, in his merry...
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Chambers's Edinburgh journal, conducted by W. Chambers. [Continued as ...

Chambers's journal - 1856
... 'Hereupon I myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion by this forked cutting of meat, not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany,...home, being once quipped for that frequent using of my fork by a certain learned gentleman, a familiar friend of mine, one Mr Lawrence Whitaker, who in his...
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Shakespeare's England: or, Sketches of our social history of the reign of ...

Walter Thornbury - Great Britain - 1856
...fingers are not all alike clean. Hereupon I myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion, and not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany, and often times in England since I came home. Being once quipped for that frequent using of my fork by...
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Shakspere's England; or, Sketches of our social history in the ..., Volume 2

George Walter Thornbury - 1856
...fingers are not all alike clean. Hereupon I myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion, and not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany, and often times in England since I came home. Being once quipped for that frequent using of my fork by...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 41

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1857
...cleane. Hereupon, I myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion by this forked cutting of meate, not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany...once quipped for that frequent using of my forke by a certain learned fentleman, a familiar friend of mine, one I. Lawrence Whitaker, who, in his merry humour,...
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Southern Literary Messenger, Volume 29

1859
...clean! Therefore, I myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion by this forked cutting of meate, not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany, and oftentimes in England since I came home.' "For a long time after this, it was only the 'spruce gallants' who had travelled in Italy that used...
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The Literary Character: Or, The History of Men of Genius, Drawn from Their ...

Isaac Disraeli - Litterateurs - 1859 - 462 pages
...immortality. " I myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion by this TOBKED cutting of meat, not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany, and oftentimes in England since I came home." Here the use of forks was, however, long ridiculed ; it was reprobated in Germany, where some uncleanly...
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A Catalogue of Books, the Property of a Political Economist: With Critical ...

John Ramsay McCulloch - Catalogs, Dictionary - 1862 - 394 pages
...cleane. Hereupon I my self thought good to imitate the Italian fashion by this forked cutting of meate, not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany,...I came home : being once quipped for that frequent vsing of my forke, by a certain learned gentleman, a familiar friend of mine, one Mr. Laurence Whitaker,...
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The English Cyclopaedia: Division. Geography. 4v. and Suppl

Charles Knight - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1867
...clean. Hereupon I myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion by this forked cutting of meat, not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany,...: being once quipped for that frequent using of my fork, by a certain learned gentleman, a familiar friend of mine, one M. Laurence Whitaker, who, in...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1866
...and utterly pointless story : " Hereupon I myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion, and not only while I was in Italy, but also in Germany, and other times in England since 1 came home. Being once quipped for that frequent using of my fork by...
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