A Dissertation Upon Roast Pig & Other Essays (Penguin Great by Charles Lamb

By Charles Lamb

A rapturous appreciation of beef crackling, a touching description of hungry London chimney sweeps, a dialogue of the unusual excitement of consuming pineapple and a meditation at the delights of Christmas feasting are only a few of the topics of those own, playful writings from early nineteenth-century essayist Charles Lamb.

Exploring the fun of nutrition and likewise our advanced social dating with it, those essays are through turns sensuous, mischievous, lyrical and self-mocking. choked with a feeling of starvation, they're one of the most interesting and nuanced works ever written approximately consuming, ingesting and appetite.

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