[Sca-cooks] The Compleat Anachronist #136
Phil Troy / G. Tacitus Adamantius
adamantius1 at verizon.net
Tue Jul 22 17:29:36 PDT 2008
On Jul 22, 2008, at 8:19 PM, Pat Griffin wrote:
> Just thought I would mention that my mother is enthralled by
> "Hygiene of the
> Middle Ages and Renaissance, Volume One: Personal Grooming" by our own
> Jennifer Heise. She's read it twice since it came, and is halfway
> through a
> third reading. Of course, she doesn't remember reading it the first
> times. but she enjoys it while she is reading it.
She reads the same single source over and over again? Hmmm. I wonder
how full the agenda for the Pennsic Laurel meeting is? ;-)
Adamanti... erm, some other Laurel dude...
P.S.: Seriously, though, knowing the conscientious and talented author
as we do, I'm sure the pleasure of reading it is very real, and more
power to your Mom for choosing it!
"Most men worry about their own bellies, and other people's souls,
when we all ought to worry about our own souls, and other people's
-- Rabbi Israel Salanter
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