Movable feasts: a reconnaissance of the origins and consequences of fluctuations in meal-times, with special attention to the introduction of luncheon and afternoon tea

Front Cover
Oxford University Press, 1952 - Social Science - 153 pages
1 Review

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: Movable Feasts: Changes in English Eating Habits

User Review  - Cassandra - Goodreads

This was charming, and I enjoyed it, but I could not help thinking throughout how much easier (and more accurate) the book would have been if Palmer had had access to Google Books & ngrams. I am left wanting to read some recent scholarship on the same topics, to see how accurate he was. Read full review

Contents

Introductory i
1
SeventeenEighty
6
EighteenFifteen
25
Copyright

7 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

Bibliographic information