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hencod 8 Feb 2016, 00:28 by John Simpson

Fried hencods’ roes and mutton kidneys: these are a few of his favourite things   U 4.2-5: He liked thick giblet soup, nutty gizzards, a stuffed roast heart, liver ... fifth quarter ” that he mentions in passing later in the novel. His taste in food is our first hint at the characterization of the hero.   Thick giblet soup Bloom regards ...

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Veribest 3 Dec 2013, 03:03 by John Simpson

Advertising names that speak to you: 2 - Veribest U 17.593: Veribest (Boot Blacking). Joyce jotted down “veribest” in his notebooks from his observation and reading in mid to late ... of the Mississippi Agricultural Experiment Station, p. 64).      “Veribest” was best known in the food industry. Armour and Company was a successful meat-packing and food-processing business established initially ...

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Poisonous peas 29 Nov 2013, 12:48 by JJON Editors

  The deleterious effect of copper sulphate on green peas   U 16.801:  Sulphate of copper poison SO 4 or something in some dried peas he remembered reading of in a ... or where. The use of copper sulphate (CuSO 4 ) in various areas of the food-production industry was a hot topic in the nineteenth and early twentieth century. Traditionally it ...

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mess 3 Oct 2016, 01:05 by John Simpson

A mess of four   U 9.890-2:   They list. Three. They.                 I you he they.                 Come, mess. […] He had three brothers, Gilbert, Edmund, Richard. Gifford annotates the cryptic word ... this passage as follows: “To ‘mess’ is obsolete or dialect for to portion out food, to serve a dish”. However, he does not take into account that this meaning does ...

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water 26 Aug 2015, 02:02 by John Simpson

Priestly water-divining   U 8.34-40: No families themselves to feed. Living on the fat of the land […] Does himself well. No guests. All for number one. Watching his ... progress of disease.      In the context of the Lestrygonians episode with its emphasis on food and bodily functions, this origin provides relevant undertones. The self-centred priest can thus be ...

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walk 25 Aug 2015, 15:05 by John Simpson

Musical breakfasts and a walk with the band   U 8.470-1: Halffed enthusiasts. Penny roll and a walk with the band. Don Gifford finds an explanation for Joyce’s ... There is no doubt that the Salvation Army was associated with the provision of food and shelter at a premium for those living on the streets, but perhaps not in ...

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Italian colony 29 Nov 2013, 12:57 by JJON Editors

The Italian Colony in South Dublin     U 16.865-9 : On the contrary that stab in the back touch was quite in keeping with those italianos though candidly he was ... Search by keyword (within this site) Italy  Immigration  Music  Entertainment  Organ-grinder  Ice-cream  Food  Judaism  Trade     

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Woods 9 Jun 2017, 06:46 by John Simpson

Stopping by Woods next-door   U 4.148-50: He stood by the nextdoor girl at the counter. Would she buy it too, calling the items from a slip in ... footnotes they leave in literature. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Eccles  Food  Servants  Thom’s  Deeds  Workhouse  Debt  Crime  Money  Prison  Drinking  See also Ian Gunn’s ...

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rich 9 Jun 2017, 06:51 by John Simpson

A rich breakfast of rashers   U . 3.97 The rich of a rasher fried with a herring? The silence of annotators is ambiguous. Does it mean there is nothing to ... fine tranche de lard frit". Harald Beck Search by keyword (within this site) Phrases  Food  Meat  Cooking 

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Burke 28 May 2018, 02:13 by John Simpson

Burke’s! U 14.1391 Burke’s! outflings my lord Stephen, giving the cry … Towards the end of the Oxen of the Sun episode the students move from the common ... missed the place it seems. Harald Beck Search by keyword (within this site) Drink  Food  Demolition  Hospital 

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