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Crumbs from the Round Table

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Crumbs from the Round Table - Joseph Barber Summary

Published in 1866 in New York, Crumbs from the Round Table is a collection of epicurean poetry, editorials, and articles from a culinary critic of the day, Joseph Barber. In his book, Barber describes himself as writing “that which he knows, a fact which will become apparent to the reader of these sketches” and showcases his “foodie” skills with works such as “Epigastric Poetry,” “A Few Words about Puddings,” “The Fruits of June,” and “Savory Stanzas for November.” With a humorous and entertaining flair, Crumbs from the Round Table provides not only a fascinating look at mid-19th century culinary criticism and thought but also an insightful collection highlighting the wit and social attitudes of the time. This edition of Crumbs from the Round Table was reproduced by permission from the volume in the collection of the American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts. Founded in 1812 by Isaiah Thomas, a Revolutionary War patriot and successful printer and publisher, the society is a research library documenting the lives of Americans from the colonial era through 1876. The society collects, preserves, and makes available as complete a record as possible of the printed materials from the early American experience. The cookbook collection includes approximately 1,100 volumes.

Crumbs from the Master's Table

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Crumbs from the Master's Table - Kevin Edwards Summary

Beware of this simple book for it is threatening beyond measure, and those who ponder its teachings will never be the same. It's power lies in its disarming simplicity, since it takes just a single word or phrase to awaken the heart from its ancient sleep. -The Author "In a style, passion and depth of insight reminiscent of Kabir, Rumi and other Sufi mystic poets, Kevin Edwards gives us glimpses into the heart of the matter. These 'crumbs' from a budding master are concentrated nuggets of wisdom that sometimes confound and challenge, sometimes amuse and delight, always stretching our conventional thinking, and leading us to break through to new levels of understanding." -Tom Skorupa, editor for Forest of Peace Publishing, and spiritual guide of Shantivanam "Kevin Edwards' writing is refreshing and original. He has a way of putting new wine in new bottles." -Wayne Teasdale, author of A Monk in the World, and The Mystic Heart

The Round Table

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Aesthetic Pleasure in Twentieth-Century Women's Food Writing

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Aesthetic Pleasure in Twentieth-Century Women's Food Writing - Alice McLean Summary

This book explores the aesthetic pleasures of eating and writing in the lives of M. F. K. Fisher (1908-1992), Alice B. Toklas (1877-1967), and Elizabeth David (1913-1992). Growing up during a time when women's food writing was largely limited to the domestic cookbook, which helped to codify the guidelines of middle class domesticity, Fisher, Toklas, and David claimed the pleasures of gastronomy previously reserved for men. Articulating a language through which female desire is artfully and publicly sated, Fisher, Toklas, and David expanded women’s food writing beyond the domestic realm by pioneering forms of self-expression that celebrate female appetite for pleasure and for culinary adventure. In so doing, they illuminate the power of genre-bending food writing to transgress and reconfigure conventional gender ideologies. For these women, food encouraged a sensory engagement with their environment and a physical receptivity toward pleasure that engendered their creative aesthetic.

Fresh from the Farmers' Market (Reissue)

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Fresh from the Farmers' Market (Reissue) - Janet Fletcher Summary

Organized by season, a book of lavish photographs and more than seventy-five easy-to-prepare and delicious dishes suitable for family meals as well as entertaining celebrates the freshness and value available at farmers' markets across the country, in a tenth anniversary edition of the acclaimed cookbook. Reprint.

THE LADY'S MAGAZINE

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The Cottage Bible and Family Expositor

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The Cottage Bible and Family Expositor - William Patton Summary

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Round Table

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The Book of the Elders

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In the early part of the fourth century, a few Christians, mostly men and some women, began to withdraw from "the world" to retreat into the desert, there to practice their new religion more seriously. The person who aspired to "renounce the world" first had to find an "elder," a person who would accept him as a disciple and apprentice. To his elder (whom he would address as abba—father) the neophyte owed complete obedience; from his abba, he would receive provisions (as it were) for the road to virtue. In addition to the abba's own example of living, there was the verbal teaching of the elders in sayings and tales, setting out the theory and practice of the eremitic life. In due course, these sayings (or apophthegmata) were written down and, later, collected and codified. The earliest attempts to codify tales and sayings are now lost. As the collection grew, they were first organized alphabetically, according to the name of the abba who spoke them, in a major collection known as the Apophthegmata Patrum Alphabetica. A supplementary collection, the Anonymous Apophthegmata, followed. Later, both collections were combined and arranged systematically rather than alphabetically. This collection was created sometime between 500 and 575 and later went through a couple of major revisions, the second of which appeared sometime before 970. This second revision was published in an excellent new critical edition, with a French translation, in 1993. Now, in The Book of the Elders, John Wortley offers an English translation of this collection, based entirely on the Greek of that text.

A Dictionary of Arts and Sciences

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A New and Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences

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Birds of the Sawtooth

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The Knights at the Round Table: Life's Funny Moments and Eclectic Recipes to Match!

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The Knights at the Round Table: Life's Funny Moments and Eclectic Recipes to Match! - Judith Knight Summary

The Knights at the Round Table is a collection of humorous tales and fabulous, easy-to-prepare recipes guaranteed to fill your homes with love, laughter, and satisfied appetites. The time tested recipes and fresh new ones bring: the warmth of family traditions; the personal touch of shared recipes from friends; and delightful new dishes created from the authors travels and dining experiences. This eclectic collection of recipes have their origins in various parts of the world including America, Italy, Mexico, Central and Eastern Europe, and Spain. Because of changing lifestyles and the eating habits of health-conscious friends, the author has included some vegan and vegetarian dishes and pointed out ways you can change regular recipes to meatless fare. Recognizing that our fast paced world has created a need for two kinds of cookingweeknight and weekend mealsthe author included both. Weeknight eating requires quick, easy-to-prepare meals and weekend dining and entertaining calling for slightly more elaborate but still easy-to-prepare fare. The Knights at the Round Table serves up a plentiful helping of appetizers, soups, bread, salads, light dishes, entres, sides, and a generous mixture of incredible desserts to satisfy both those needs. It offers something for everyone to enjoy! The authors instructions are easy to follow and are blended together with tips that simplify and explain methods of food preparations that make once difficult tasks actually quite easy. Her real life tales will delight, amuse, and inform yousome will have you laughing as you cook! Meals will never be the same as you savor the mouth-watering dishes in The Knights at the Round Table.

The Mirror's Tale

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Animal Biography, Or, Authentic Anecdotes of the Lives, Manners, and Economy, of the Animal Creation, Arranged According to the System of Linnaeus

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Animal Biography, Or, Authentic Anecdotes of the Lives, Manners, and Economy, of the Animal Creation, Arranged According to the System of Linnaeus - William Bingley Summary

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The Lady's Assistant for Regulating and Supplying the Table

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The Tenth Plague

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The Tenth Plague - Adam Blumer Summary

After adopting their son, Marc and Gillian Thayer intend on enjoying a relaxing weekend away at a picturesque resort in northern Michigan. That is, until their friend turns up dead and the resort becomes a grisly murder scene. A killer, seeking revenge, begins reenacting the ten plagues of Egypt on the resort and everyone in it, including a Bible translation team already drawing angry protests for proposing to merge the Bible with corresponding passages from the Qur’an. Water turns to blood. Gnats attack the innocent. As plague after plague appears, the Thayers must make sense of how their story intersects with those of the others at the resort—and of their own dark pasts. In this “chilling tale that keeps readers turning pages and pondering its truths” (C. J. Darlington), the Thayers must unravel the truth. But will they uncover the killer’s bitter agenda before the tenth plague—the death of the firstborn son? Praise for The Tenth Plague: “Suspense of biblical proportions! Adam Blumer does a masterful job transforming the biblical plagues to a modern-day scenario full of twists and turns that will keep you riveted until the very end.”—Bonnie S. Calhoun, publisher of Christian Fiction Online Magazine and author of Cooking the Books: A Sloane Templeton Mystery “A chilling tale that keeps readers turning pages and pondering its truths. The Tenth Plague is a solid entry in Adam Blumer’s bibliography, and fans of thrillers with spiritual depth will find much to enjoy.”—C. J. Darlington, author of Thicker than Blood and Bound by Guilt “Adam Blumer writes a suspenseful story with a passion for God not often seen in today’s marketplace.”—Creston Mapes, best-selling author of Nobody, Dark Star, and Full Tilt “The Tenth Plague delivers a compelling premise of a Bible/Qur’an hybrid sparking controversy and murder that will thrill readers of clean Christian fiction!”—Bryn Jones, author of The Next Chapter “An intriguing premise with suspense that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Blumer’s crafted a great thriller in The Tenth Plague.”—Graham Garrison, author of Hero’s Tribute and Legacy Road “Adam Blumer’s The Tenth Plague sweeps an ordinary couple into a current of extraordinary events—all with a mentally deranged man calling the shots. Here’s a novel that will keep you wondering what can possibly go wrong next!”—Rick Barry, author of Gunner’s Run “An almost-forgotten mine disaster, a misguided conference on Bible translation, a twisted take on the book of Revelation, a botched ATF-FBI operation, a gifted autistic child—Adam Blumer has woven these strands and more into a page-turning tapestry of a mystery. You won’t want to lay this one aside till the author has tied up all the loose ends.”—Richard C. Leonard, author of Heart of the Highriders and Silence of the Drums

Contemporary Druidry: A Historical and Ethnographic Study

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Contemporary Druidry is one of the fastest growing religions in Western society. This book addresses the attempt by practitioners to bring an ancient spirituality into the mainstream. It examines ancient Druid beliefs and critiques the contemporary expression by comparing the two. Relying on eight years of research and more than 200 interviews, the book provides an outsider's look at this faith

Oriental Literatur Applied To The Illustration Of The Sacred Scriptures; Especially With Reference To Antiquties, Traditions And Manners (etc.)

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An abstract of the historical part of the Old Testament [by E. Harley]. by E. Harley. To which are added, Observations of the bishop of Sodor and Man thereupon. Also a map of the travels of the children of Israel. ii. An essay for composing a harmony between the Psalms and the New Testament. iii. The harmony of the four Gospels

An abstract of the historical part of the Old Testament [by E. Harley]. by E. Harley. To which are added, Observations of the bishop of Sodor and Man thereupon. Also a map of the travels of the children of Israel. ii. An essay for composing a harmony between the Psalms and the New Testament. iii. The harmony of the four Gospels Pdf/ePub eBook

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