ANST-Announce - Stefan's files for February
Stefan li Rous
stefan at texas.net
Wed Jan 26 21:51:31 PST 2000
Greetings to those across the Known World,
Here is a copy of my Florilegium article for February.
We are currently making changes to the Florilegium website and hopefully
we will be adding some features that will make it easier to use. Please feel
free to send me any comments, suggestions or criticisms that you might
A Blending of the Past and Present
Over the past ten years in an ongoing effort, I have been collecting
useful information from various newsgroups, mail lists and articles
to me by their authors. In order to make this information available to
I have placed this information in a series of files I call Stefan's Florilegium.
The Florilegium website now has a new address. It is: http://www.florilegium.org
The old texas.net address will work for at least another few months.
Files that are new or have been updated are indicated by a special marker
in the filelists at the website. In addition, the file -updated-files is
a listing of these files in chronological order.
A copy of my complete filelist is available in most sections of the
This filelist or any of my files is also available from me by email in
Word 6.0 or text formats.
I am always interested in new articles. If you have written an article that
would be of interest to others in the SCA, please send it to me for possible
inclusion in the Florilegium. Contact me for more details.
Ld. Stefan li Rous (512)892-0036 stefan at texas.net
Ansteorra RSVE60 at email.sps.mot.com
The new files for this month are:
pottery-wepns-msg Period use of pottery in weapons.
Mongl-Mission-art "Mission to the Mongols" by Bojegei (Kate
Bercaw). Period comments about Mongols.
Turkey-msg Period Turkey. Culture. History.
soapmaking-msg Period and modern soapmaking techniques.
artichokes-msg Period artichokes. Recipes. Cardoons.
cabbages-msg Period cabbages. Broccoli, Cauliflower,
Brussel Sprouts. Recipes.
food-seasons-msg When various foods were in season.
Scotch-Eggs-msg Fried sausage-wrapped hard-boiled eggs.
fd-Hungary-msg Food of period Hungary.
marmalades-msg Period marmalades and fruit jellies and jams
under PLANTS, HERBS AND SPICES:
angelica-mag Period use of Angelica. Recipes.
Cinnamon-Vari-art "Cinnamon Varieties" by Francesco Sirene.
malt-msg Period use of malted grain. Modern sources.
spice-mixes-msg Period spice mixtures. Poudre Forte, Douce.
sumac-msg Period uses of sumac. Identiying it.
Confrontation-art "Gunnora's Rules for Confrontation"
by Mistress Gunnora Harakarva.
Here are a few of the files which have had significant additions:
bev-distilled-msg Medieval distilled beverages. Distilling.
bread-msg Medieval breads and grains.
broths-msg Broths in period recipes. Substitutions.
buildings-msg Medieval building construction.
child-stories-msg Stories of SCA children.
clothing-books-msg Book reviews, bibliographies and pattern sources.
eggs-msg Egg storage. Recipes. Substitutions.
exotic-meats-msg Period and SCA exotic meats. Swans, ostrich,
eels, peacocks, crawfish, dormice, snails
fd-Ireland-msg Medieval Irish food. referances. recipes.
fd-Spain-msg Food of medieval Spain. Cookbooks.
fowls-a-birds-msg Period fowls and birds. Period Chickens.
herbs-msg Herbs used in period and how they were used.
ivory-msg Ivory carving. ivory substitutes.
meat-pies-msg Period meat pies. Recipes.
museums-msg Experiences in museums by SCA people.
nuns-msg Period nuns.
pickled-food-msg Medieval pickled food. recipes.
placenames-msg Origins and meanings of SCA placenames.
pysanky-eggs-msg Painted and dyed eggs of eastern Europe.
rice-grains-msg Medieval rice and grains. Recipes. Cooking.
spices-msg Info. on spices, sources for spices.
sugar-msg Sugar and other medieval sweeteners.
Copyright 2000, Mark S. Harris.
Permission to reprint in SCA-related publications is hereby granted if
contents are left unchanged and the author is notified of the publication.
Notification may be by email and reformating is allowed.
Lord Stefan li Rous Barony of Bryn Gwlad Kingdom of Ansteorra
Mark S. Harris Austin, Texas stefan at texas.net
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