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" 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... "
Encyclopaedia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ... - Page 11
1823
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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...
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A Catalogue of Books, the Property of a Political Economist: With Critical ...

John Ramsay McCulloch - Catalogs, Dictionary - 1862 - 394 pages
...have his dish touched with fingers, seing all mens fingers are not alike 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, and oftentimes in England since I came home...
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The English Cyclopaedia: Division. Geography. 4v. and Suppl

Charles Knight - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1867
...any mean* endure to have his dish touched with fingers, seeing all men's fingers are not alike 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, and oftentimes in England since I came home...
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The literary character

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1867 - 462 pages
...immortality. " I myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion by this FORK ED 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...
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Rambles, Roamings and Recollections

George Philip Rigney Pulman - England - 1870 - 280 pages
...any means endure to have his dish touched with fingers, seeing all men's fingers are not alike clean. Hereupon I myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion by this forked cutting of meat, not only when I was in Italy but also in Germany, and oftentimes in England since I came home...
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The homes of other days: a history of domestic manners and sentiments in ...

Thomas Wright - History - 1871 - 511 pages
...forkes being for the most part made of yron or steele, and some of silver, but those are used only by gentlemen. The reason of this their curiosity is,...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...
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The Miscellaneous and Posthumous Works of Henry Thomas Buckle, Volume 2

Henry Thomas Buckle - Great Britain - 1872
...forkes being for the most part made of iron or steele, and some of silver, but those are used only by gentlemen. The reason of this their curiosity is...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...
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The Miscellaneous and Posthumous Works of Henry Thomas Buckle, Volume 2

Henry Thomas Buckle - Great Britain - 1872
...forkes being for the most part made of iron or steele, and some of silver, but those are used only by gentlemen. The reason of this their curiosity is...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...
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The Miscellaneous and Posthumous Works of Henry Thomas Buckle, Volume 2

Henry Thomas Buckle - Great Britain - 1872
...curiosity is because the Italian cannot by any means indure to have his dish touched with fiugers, seeing all men's fingers are not alike cleane. Hereupon...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...
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The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge, Volume 7

George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1874
...indure to have his dish touched with fingers, seeing all men's fingers are not alike cleane. Hereupon j myself thought good to imitate the Italian fashion by this forked cutting of meate, not only while j was in Italy, but also in Germany, and oftentimes in England since j came home...
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