Thus this custom of firing houses continued, till in process of time, says my manuscript, a sage arose, like our Locke, who made a discovery, that the flesh of swine, or indeed of any other animal, might be cooked (burnt, as they called it) without the... The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of Popular ... - Page 1215by William Hone - 1830Full view
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Robert L. Wolke, Marlene Parrish - Cooking - 2002 - 350 pages
...experienced by mankind. houses with pigs inside. Eventually, "in the process of time a sage arose . . . who made a discovery, that the flesh of swine, or...necessity of consuming a whole house to dress it. " Right up until the beginning of the twentieth century, we humans continued to build fires whenever...