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" Tis impossible to bring them to conform to syllabub, which is so unnatural a mixture in their eyes, they are even shocked to see me eat it: but I expect immortality from the science of butter-making, in which they are become so skilful from my instructions.... "
The Works of the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montagu: Including Her ... - Page 85
by Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - 1805
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The English Nation; Or, A History of England in the Lives of ..., Volume 3

George Godfrey Cunningham - Great Britain - 1863
...syllabub, which is so unnatural a mixture in their eyes, they are even shocked to see me eat it : but 1 expect immortality from the science of butter-making,...they are become so skilful from my instructions." Again she writes from the same place, under date the 10th of June, 1753: — " I have been these six...
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The Letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - 1876 - 407 pages
...and plum-pudding, which they are vei-y fond of. Tis impossible to bring them to conform to sillabub, which is so unnatural a mixture in their eyes, they...it : but I expect immortality from the science of butter making, in which they are become so skillful from my instructions. I can assure you here is...
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Lady Mary Wortley Montagu: Select Passages from Her Letters

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - Authors, English - 1892 - 308 pages
...and plum pudding, which they are very fond of. 'Tis impossible to bring them to conform to sillabub, which is so unnatural a mixture in their eyes, they...here is as good as in any part of Great Britain." In 175 : Mr. Wortley Montagu came as far as Vienna, and seems to have made a further trip into Hungary...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 186

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1897
...and plum' pudding, which they are very fond of. Tis impossible to bring them to conform to sillabub, which is so unnatural a mixture in their eyes, they...here is as good as in any part of Great Britain.' From all which it is plain that her life was neither wholly idle nor wholly selfish, for here is the...
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The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Volume 2

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - Authors, English - 1898
...fond of. "Tis 1 [See note at p. 224.] impossible to bring them to conform to sillabub, which is BO unnatural a mixture in their eyes, they are even shocked...become so skilful from my instructions, I can assure yon here is as good as in any part of Great Britain. I am afraid I have bragged of this before ; but...
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Studies in Some Famous Letters

John Cann Bailey - Authors, English - 1899 - 308 pages
...and plum-pudding, which they are very fond of. 'Tis impossible to bring them to conform to sillabub, which is so unnatural a mixture in their eyes, they...here is as good as in any part of Great Britain." II 2 From all which it is plain that her life was neither wholly idle nor wholly selfish, for here...
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LADY MARY WORTLEY MONTAGU AND HER TIMES

GEORGE PASTON - 1907
...and plum-puddings, which they are very fond of. 'Tis impossible to bring them to conform to sillabub, which is so unnatural a mixture in their eyes they...here is as good as in any part of great Britain." The notorious Lady Walpole (now Lady Orford) had just become a " joyful widow," and had remarried one...
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Lady Mary Wortley Montagu and Her Times

George Paston - 1907 - 559 pages
...and plum-puddings, which they are very fond of. "Tis impossible to bring them to conform to sillabub, which is so unnatural a mixture in their eyes they...here is as good as in any part of great Britain." The notorious Lady Walpole (now Lady Orford) had just become a " joyful widow," and had remarried one...
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The Italian Lakes: Being the Record of Pilgrimages to Familiar and ...

William Denison McCrackan - Italy - 1907 - 362 pages
...benefactions to the place : " I have introduced French rolls, custards, minced pies, and plum pudding, which they are very fond of. 'Tis impossible to bring...science of butter-making, in which they are become so skillful from my instructions." In a letter dated June 23, 1752, Lady Montagu, writing of the lake...
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