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" ... next came the queen, in the sixtyfifth year of her age, as we were told, very majestic ; her face oblong, fair, but wrinkled ; her eyes small, yet black and pleasant ; her nose a little hooked ; her lips narrow, and her teeth black (a defect the English... "
Notes and Queries - Página 305
1853
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The Later Tudors: England, 1547-1603

Penry Williams - 1998 - 606 páginas
...of her age las we were toldl, very majestic, her face oblong, fair but wrinkled; her eyes small, yet black and pleasant; her nose a little hooked, her lips narrow, and her teeth black . . . she had in her ears two pearls with very rich drops; her hair was of an auburn colour, but false....
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For God, Country, and Coca-Cola

Mark Pendergrast - 2000 - 621 páginas
...result, a German traveler who met Queen Elizabeth in Shakespearean times described her black teeth — "a defect the English seem subject to, from their too great use of sugar." By 1700, a bad British poet penned "Panacea: A Poem Upon Tea," praising the brew as "the Drink of Health,...
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Banquets Set Forth: Banqueting in English Renaissance Drama

Chris Meads - 2001 - 257 páginas
...cookery books of the time.16 Paul Hentzner's famous remark about Queen Elizabeth's blackened teeth, 'a defect the English seem subject to, from their too great use of sugar',17 indicates the popularity of sugar at court at least, whereas the lower classes must have...
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Bittersweet: The Story of Sugar

Peter Macinnis - 2002 - 190 páginas
...of her age, as we were told, very majestic; her face oblong, fair, but wrinkled; her eyes small, yet black and pleasant; her nose a little hooked; her...seem subject to, from their too great use of sugar) . . . A number among the courtiers he met would have been benefiting from the price sugar commanded,...
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In Search Of London

H.v. Morton, v Morton - 2009 - 448 páginas
...of her age, as we are told), very majestic; her face oblong, fair, but wrinkled; her eyes small, yet black and pleasant; her nose a little hooked, her lips narrow, and her teeth black; she had in her ears two pearls, with very rich drops; she wore false hair, and that red; upon her head...
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Reformation and Rebellion 1485-1750

Steve Arman, Simon Bird, Malcolm Wilkinson - 2002 - 254 páginas
...Queen Elizabeth's reign. A German traveller who met Queen Elizabeth 1 commented on her black teeth, 'a defect the English seem subject to, from their too great use of sugar'. There were many changes taking place in the food and drink that people were consuming during this period....
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Britain, 1500-1750: Crown, Parliament and People. Lower ability pack

Chris Andrews - 2002 - 80 páginas
...generally drunk in large quantities at dinner. Quoted in Carter. Culpin and Kinloch, Past into Present Her lips narrow and her teeth black - a defect the English seem subject to, [because of] this too great use of sugar. D ) UQO-1700, (1989) From John Smythe, 1710 Quoted in Carter,...
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Side Lights on English History: Extracts from Letters, Papers, and Diaries ...

Ernest F. Henderson - 2004 - 464 páginas
...her Age, as we were told, very Majestic; her Face oblong, fair, but wrinkled ; her Eyes small, yet black and pleasant ; her Nose a little hooked ; her...very rich Drops ; she wore false Hair, and that red ; upon her Head she had a small Crown, reported to be of some of the Gold of the celebrated Lunebourg...
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Travel Narratives from the Age of Discovery: An Anthology

Peter C. Mancall - 2006 - 413 páginas
...of her age (as we were told), very majestic; her face oblong, fair but wrinkled; her eyes small, yet black and pleasant; her nose a little hooked, her...she had in her ears two pearls with very rich drops; her hair was of an auburn colour, but false; upon her head she had a small crown, reported to be made...
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Got Teeth? a Survivor's Guide: How to Keep Your Teeth Or Live Without Them!

Saundra Goodman - 2007 - 220 páginas
...fair, but wrinkled; her Eyes small, yet black and pleasant; her Nose a little hooked; her Lips narrow; her Teeth black; (a defect the English seem subject to, from their too great use of sugar)."" This is the first recorded association between sugar and tooth decay. Tooth decay was an upper class...
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