... 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 3051853Vista completa
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Jenny Ridgwell - 1983 - 128 páginas
...when each person ate 450 g of sugar a year! Elizabeth's teeth were black, and a visitor said it was 'a defect the English seem subject to from their too great use of sugar'. Sugar contains carbohydrate and provides plenty of energy. A heaped teaspoon of sugar supplies about...