ABSTRACT

This fascinating collection of traditional metaphors and figures of speech, groups expressions according to theme. The second edition includes over 1,500 new entries, more information on first known usages, a new introduction and two expanded indexes. It will appeal to those interested in cultural history and the English language.

letter 1|24 pages

A Tinker

entry A.1a|2 pages

Wood

entry A.1b|2 pages

Carpentry

entry A.1c|2 pages

Hammer and nails

entry A.1d|1 pages

Glue

entry A.1e|2 pages

Woodworking tools and methods

entry A.2|2 pages

Stone, stonemasonry

entry A.3a|1 pages

Metal, different metals

entry A.3b|2 pages

Iron and steel

entry A.3c|2 pages

Smelting etc.

entry A.3d|2 pages

Smithies, forging, tempering

entry A.3e|2 pages

Alloys, metal processes

entry A.3f|1 pages

Metalwork

entry A.4a|3 pages

Machines, tools, parts

entry A.4b|2 pages

Steam engines

entry A.4c|3 pages

Railways

entry A.4d|2 pages

Motors

entry A.4e|2 pages

Planes and spacecraft

entry A.4f|1 pages

Factories

entry A.4g|2 pages

Computers

entry A.5a|1 pages

Crafts

entry A.5b|2 pages

Jewellery

entry A.5c|1 pages

Clock-maker

entry A.5d|1 pages

Other crafts

entry A.6a|1 pages

Gas

entry A.6b|2 pages

Electricity

entry A.7a|2 pages

Hawkers, pedlars, packhorses

entry A.7b|1 pages

Tinkers

entry A.7c|1 pages

Scrap-merchants, rag-and-bone men

entry A.7d|1 pages

Gipsies

letter 2|43 pages

B Tailor

entry B.1a|2 pages

Tow

entry B.1b|2 pages

Hanks, hasps, ravelling, skeins

entry B.1c|1 pages

Spindles, spinning wheels

entry B.1d|1 pages

Spinning

entry B.1e|1 pages

Thread

entry B.1f|2 pages

Winding, pirns

entry B.1g|1 pages

Mills

entry B.2a|2 pages

Weavers

entry B.2b|1 pages

Weaving

entry B.2c|1 pages

Gear and looms

entry B.2d|2 pages

Warp and weft

entry B.2e|2 pages

Webs, tissue

entry B.2f|1 pages

Threads, thrums

entry B.2g|2 pages

Leease

entry B.2h|1 pages

Linderings etc.

entry B.3a|2 pages

Fulling and dyeing

entry B.3b|1 pages

Finishing, teasing and combing cloth

entry B.4a|1 pages

Cloth

entry B.4b|1 pages

Measuring cloth

entry B.4c|2 pages

Wool

entry B.4d|2 pages

Different materials

entry B.4e|3 pages

Leather and furs

entry B.5a|1 pages

Tailors, tailoring

entry B.5b|2 pages

Pins

entry B.5c|2 pages

Measuring and cutting out

entry B.5d|1 pages

Needles and thimbles

entry B.5e|2 pages

Stitching and sewing

entry B.5f|1 pages

Knitting

entry B.5g|1 pages

Sewing seams

entry B.5h|1 pages

Paddings and linings

entry B.5i|1 pages

Buttons

entry B.5j|2 pages

Embroidery, lace

entry B.5k|1 pages

Wigs, hat-making

entry B.5l|1 pages

Coats, skirts

entry B.6a|1 pages

Wearing clothes

entry B.6b|2 pages

Clothes wearing

entry B.6c|1 pages

Holes

entry B.6d|1 pages

Dressing

entry B.6e|3 pages

Cloaks, coats, jackets

entry B.6f|1 pages

Gowns, robes

entry B.6g|2 pages

Shirts

entry B.6h|1 pages

Sleeves

entry B.6i|3 pages

Hats

entry B.6j|1 pages

Collars and ties

entry B.6k|1 pages

Gloves

entry B.61|2 pages

Nether garments

entry B.6m|2 pages

Socks

entry B.6n|1 pages

Pockets

entry B.6o|2 pages

Laces and buttons

entry B.7a|1 pages

For mending

entry B.7b|2 pages

Mending clothes

entry B.7c|1 pages

Patches

entry B.8a|1 pages

Cobblers

entry B.8b|2 pages

A cobbler's tools

entry B.8c|1 pages

Making shoes

entry B.9a|3 pages

Wearing shoes

entry B.9b|2 pages

Fitting shoes

entry B.9c|1 pages

Clogs and pattens

entry B.9d|1 pages

Boots

entry B.9e|1 pages

Slippers

entry B.10a|1 pages

Old, worn-out shoes

entry B.10b|1 pages

Mending shoes

letter 3|59 pages

C Soldier

entry C.1a|1 pages

Weapons

entry C.1b|1 pages

Stones

entry C.1c|1 pages

Sticks, clubs and cudgels

entry C.2a|2 pages

Bows

entry C.2b|2 pages

Bolts

entry C.2c|2 pages

Arrows

entry C.3a|1 pages

Axes

entry C.3b|1 pages

Spears

entry C.3c|1 pages

Knives and daggers

entry C.4a|2 pages

Swords

entry C.4b|1 pages

Hilts, scabbards

entry C.4c|2 pages

Sword-fighting

entry C.5a|1 pages

Armour, shields

entry C.5b|2 pages

Boots, gauntlets and helmets

entry C.5c|1 pages

Equipment, buckles

entry C.6a|2 pages

Cavalry

entry C.6b|2 pages

Heralds, trumpeters, squires and henchmen

entry C.6c|1 pages

Jousts, spurs

entry C.7a|1 pages

Explosives

entry C.7b|2 pages

Mines and bombs

entry C.7c|2 pages

Guns and gunpowder

entry C.8|2 pages

Rifles

entry C.9|2 pages

Artillery

entry C.10a|2 pages

Preparing for battle

entry C.10b|1 pages

Shooting in battle

entry C.10c|1 pages

Starting to fight

entry C.10d|2 pages

Woundings

entry C.10e|2 pages

Battle tactics

entry C.10f|2 pages

Winning and losing the battle

entry C.10g|2 pages

Retreat and defeat

entry C.10h|2 pages

Air and nuclear warfare

entry C.10i|1 pages

Military signals

entry C.11|2 pages

Prisoners

entry C.12a|2 pages

Forts and castles, fortifications

entry C.12b|2 pages

Sieges

entry C.12c|2 pages

Barracks, camp etc.

entry C.13a|2 pages

Kings and princes

entry C.13b|1 pages

Ruling, loyalty

entry C.13c|2 pages

Queens

entry C.13d|1 pages

At court

entry C.13e|1 pages

Emperors

entry C.13f|1 pages

Aristocracy

entry C.13g|2 pages

Military rank

entry C.13h|2 pages

Military discipline

entry C.14a|2 pages

On the march

entry C.14b|2 pages

Parades and drill

entry C.15a|1 pages

Heraldry, military colours

entry C.15b|2 pages

Uniform

entry C.16|3 pages

Military history

entry C.17a|5 pages

Different countries and peoples

entry C.17b|2 pages

Tribal people

entry C.17c|2 pages

Lions

entry C.17d|2 pages

Other cats

entry C.17e|2 pages

Apes and monkeys

entry C.17f|1 pages

Elephants and other pachyderms

entry C.17g|1 pages

Bears

entry C.17h|3 pages

Other animals

entry C.17i|2 pages

Parrots

entry C.17j|1 pages

Other birds

entry C.17k|2 pages

Reptiles

entry C.171|1 pages

Spiders and insects

entry C.18|2 pages

Peace and war

entry C.19a|1 pages

Mercenaries

entry C.19b|1 pages

Spies

entry C.19c|1 pages

Treachery

entry C.20a|1 pages

Messengers

entry C.20b|1 pages

Ambassadors and diplomacy

entry C.20c|1 pages

Governing an empire

entry C.21a|2 pages

Territory and citizenship

entry C.21b|1 pages

Counsel

entry C.21c|2 pages

Elections

entry C.21d|2 pages

Parliament and laws

entry C.21e|2 pages

Taxation, bureaucracy

entry C.21f|1 pages

Political parties, trade unions

letter 4|49 pages

D Sailor

entry D.1a|2 pages

Ship-building and repairs

entry D.1b|1 pages

Pitch and tar

entry 132D.2a|1 pages

Small boats

entry D.2b|2 pages

Rowing

entry D.3a|2 pages

Sails and ropes

entry D.3b|2 pages

Winds

entry D.3c|3 pages

Sailing

entry D.4|1 pages

Modern ships

entry 138D.5|2 pages

Weather at sea

entry D.6a|2 pages

The properties of ocean

entry D.6b|1 pages

Waves

entry 141D.6c|1 pages

Ice

entry D.7a|1 pages

Marine life, sharks and monsters

entry D.7b|2 pages

Sea mammals and dolphins

entry D.7c|1 pages

Cuttles, turtles etc.

entry D.7d|1 pages

Sea birds

entry D.8a|3 pages

Sailors at sea

entry D.8b|2 pages

Working with ropes

entry 147D.9a|1 pages

Entering the sea

entry D.9b|2 pages

Man overboard

entry D.9c|1 pages

Swimming

entry D.9d|2 pages

Drowning

entry D.10a|1 pages

Barges

entry D.10b|2 pages

Other inland shipping

entry D.11|1 pages

Beaches

entry 151D.12|2 pages

Shell-fish

entry D.13a|2 pages

Fish in the sea

entry D.13b|2 pages

Sea-fish

entry D.13c|3 pages

Sea-fishing

entry D.13d|2 pages

Fish caught

entry 158D.14|1 pages

Fishmongers

entry D.15a|2 pages

Approaching and in port

entry D.15b|2 pages

Anchors

entry D.15c|2 pages

Cables, winches and chains

entry D.15d|2 pages

Cargoes, cargoships

entry D.15e|3 pages

Tides, embarking

entry D.16a|2 pages

Ships at sea

entry D.16b|2 pages

Steering

entry D.16c|2 pages

Course bearings

entry D.16d|1 pages

Steering by stars

entry D.16e|2 pages

Places and destinations

entry D.16f|2 pages

Soundings

entry D.17a|1 pages

Ships on fire

entry D.17b|1 pages

Adrift

entry 170D.17c|1 pages

Aground

entry D.17d|2 pages

On the rocks

entry D.17e|1 pages

Leaking

entry D.17f|2 pages

Shipwreck

entry D.18a|1 pages

Pirates

entry 173D.18b|1 pages

Smugglers

entry D.19a|2 pages

Naval ships

entry D.19b|2 pages

Naval ranks and personalities

entry D.19c|2 pages

Naval discipline

entry D.19d|1 pages

Naval signals

entry D.19e|2 pages

Naval warfare

entry 178D.19f|1 pages

Naval history

letter 5|144 pages

E Richman

entry E.1a|2 pages

Money

entry E.1b|2 pages

Minting

entry E.1c|1 pages

Banks, pawnbrokers

entry 183E.1d|1 pages

Investing, insurance

entry E.1e|1 pages

Industry and companies

entry E.1f|2 pages

Hoarding

entry E.2a|2 pages

Merchants, trade

entry E.2b|3 pages

Shops, stores, shop-windows, selling

entry E.2c|2 pages

Accounts

entry E.3a|2 pages

Gold-mining

entry E.3b|1 pages

Other mines

entry E.3c|1 pages

Quarrying

entry 190E.3d|1 pages

Oil-mining

entry E.4a|1 pages

Ivory

entry E.4b|1 pages

Diamonds

entry E.4c|2 pages

Other jewels

entry E.4d|2 pages

Gold

entry E.4e|1 pages

Silver

entry E.5a|2 pages

Travelling

entry E.5b|2 pages

Wheels and carts

entry 195E.5c|2 pages

Wagons and coaches

entry E.5d|2 pages

Modern travel; car and air travel

entry E.6a|2 pages

Aristocracy

entry E.6b|1 pages

High life

entry 199E.6c|1 pages

Servants

entry E.6d|2 pages

Good food

entry 201E.7a|1 pages

Land

entry E.7b|3 pages

Boundaries, walls, hedges, fences

entry E.7c|2 pages

Housing properties

entry E.7d|1 pages

Landlords and tenants

entry 205E.7e|1 pages

Neighbours

entry E.8a|2 pages

Hunting

entry E.8b|1 pages

Hunting deer

entry 207E.8c|2 pages

Hunting foxes

entry E.8d|1 pages

Hunting other animals

entry 209E.9a|1 pages

Hawks, points

entry E.9b|1 pages

Hawks, training

entry E.9c|2 pages

Hawks, flying at game

entry E.9d|2 pages

Hawks, feeding

entry E.9e|1 pages

Hawks, different species

entry E.10a|2 pages

Hounds

entry E.10b|2 pages

Hounds, hunting

entry E.10c|2 pages

Hounds on the scent

entry E.10d|2 pages

Hounds hunting hares

entry E.11a|2 pages

Shooting, gamekeepers

entry E.11b|1 pages

Shooting at pigeons

entry E.11c|2 pages

Shooting at game

entry E.11d|1 pages

Beating

entry E.11e|2 pages

Wild-fowling

entry E.11f|1 pages

Retrievers

entry E.12|2 pages

Fishing

entry E.13a|1 pages

Farmers, farming

entry 220E.13b|1 pages

Farmland

entry E.13c|1 pages

Barns

entry 221E.13d|3 pages

Muck and middens

entry E.14a|2 pages

Foals and colts

entry E.14b|2 pages

Horses

entry E.14c|2 pages

Mares

entry E.14d|2 pages

Horse activity

entry E.14e|1 pages

Differences, deficiencies in horses

entry 228E.14f|1 pages

Blind horses

entry E.14g|1 pages

Old horses

entry 229E.15a|1 pages

Horses being stabled

entry E.15b|3 pages

Horses being fed

entry E.15c|1 pages

Horses being broken

entry E.15d|2 pages

Horses being hobbled

entry E.15e|2 pages

Horses being shod

entry E.15f|1 pages

Horses being groomed

entry E.15g|2 pages

Horses, sore and sick

entry E.15h|1 pages

Horses for sale or hire

entry E.16a|2 pages

Riding horses—saddling them

entry E.16b|2 pages

Riding horses—mounting

entry E.16c|1 pages

Riding horses—in the saddle

entry E.16d|2 pages

Riding horses—riding

entry E.16e|2 pages

Riding horses—ways of riding

entry E.16f|1 pages

Riding horses—being ridden

entry 239E.16g|1 pages

Riding horses—halters

entry E.16h|1 pages

Riding horses—reins

entry E.16i|2 pages

Riding horses—bridles and bits

entry E.16j|2 pages

Riding horses—spurs

entry E.16k|1 pages

Riding horses—other harness

entry E.17a|2 pages

Asses

entry E.17b|2 pages

Donkeys

entry E.17c|1 pages

Mules

entry 244E.18|1 pages

Farm dogs

entry 245E.19a|2 pages

Horns

entry E.19b|2 pages

Bulls

entry E.19c|2 pages

Men and bulls

entry E.19d|2 pages

Cattle feeding and ruminating

entry E.19e|1 pages

Oxen

entry E.19f|2 pages

Cattle, generally

entry 251E.20a|1 pages

Cows

entry E.20b|2 pages

Cows' horns

entry E.20c|1 pages

Cows' tails

entry E.20d|2 pages

Cows—the grotesque

entry E.20e|1 pages

Cows—driven

entry E.20f|2 pages

Cows—milked

entry E.21a|1 pages

Calves—unborn

entry E.21b|2 pages

Calves—new-born

entry E.21c|1 pages

Calves—sucking

entry 256E.21d|1 pages

Cows and calves

entry E.21e|1 pages

Calves' activity

entry 257E.21f|1 pages

Stirks, bullocks, heifers

entry 258E.22a|1 pages

Beef

entry E.22b|1 pages

Milk

entry E.22c|2 pages

Cream

entry E.22d|1 pages

Churns

entry E.22e|2 pages

Butter

entry E.22f|1 pages

Cheese

entry 261E.22g|1 pages

Delivering milk

entry E.23a|2 pages

Sheep

entry E.23b|2 pages

Rams, tups

entry E.23c|1 pages

Ewes

entry 264E.23d|1 pages

Lambs

entry E.23e|2 pages

Gathering and handling sheep

entry E.23f|2 pages

Marking and dosing sheep; ailments

entry E.23g|1 pages

Pounds and pinders

entry 267E.23h|1 pages

Shearing

entry E.23i|2 pages

Wolves and sheep

entry E.24a|2 pages

Goats

entry E.24b|2 pages

Tethers

entry E.25a|2 pages

Pigs

entry E.25b|2 pages

Pigs—parts and attributes

entry E.25c|2 pages

Pigs feeding

entry E.25d|2 pages

Pigsties

entry E.25e|2 pages

Pigs in muck

entry E.25g|2 pages

Pigs variously treated

entry E.25h|1 pages

Flying pigs

entry E.25i|2 pages

Piglets

entry E.25j|1 pages

Selling pigs

entry E.25k|2 pages

Killing pigs

entry E.25l|2 pages

Particular pigs

entry E.26a|2 pages

Ducks

entry E.26b|1 pages

Ducks and water

entry E.26c|2 pages

Ducks and man

entry E.27a|2 pages

Geese and ganders

entry E.27b|2 pages

Geese breeding

entry E.27c|1 pages

Geese feeding

entry E.27d|1 pages

Geese and water

entry 284E.27e|1 pages

Geese and other animals

entry E.27f|2 pages

Geese and man

entry E.27g|1 pages

Geese for the table

entry E.28a|4 pages

Cocks

entry E.28b|3 pages

Hens

entry E.28c|2 pages

Eggs

entry E.28d|4 pages

Sitting, hatching, chicks, roosting

entry E.28e|2 pages

Bantams and other domestic fowl

entry E.29a|2 pages

Butchering

entry 297E.29c|1 pages

Beef

entry E.29d|1 pages

Mutton

entry E.29e|2 pages

Pork

entry E.29f|1 pages

Poultry

entry E.30a|2 pages

Growing trees

entry E.30b|2 pages

Fruit trees

entry E.30c|1 pages

Grafting

entry E.30d|1 pages

Pruning

entry E.30e|2 pages

Diseases

entry E.30f|2 pages

Apples

entry E.30g|1 pages

Grapes

entry E.30j|1 pages

Bees

entry 303E.30h|1 pages

Gooseberries

entry E.30i|1 pages

Other fruit

entry E.30j|2 pages

Bees

entry 305E.30k|1 pages

Honey

entry E.31a|2 pages

Soil, plowing

entry E.31b|1 pages

Sowing

entry E.31c|1 pages

Crops and fallow

entry 307E.31d|1 pages

Beans and peas

entry E.31e|2 pages

Other crops

entry E.32a|1 pages

Grass

entry E.32b|1 pages

Pasture

entry E.32c|2 pages

Mowing grass

entry E.32d|2 pages

Making hay

entry E.32e|2 pages

Storing hay

entry E.32f|1 pages

Feeding hay

entry E.33a|2 pages

Grain crops—sowing

entry E.33b|2 pages

Grain crops—growing

entry E.33c|2 pages

Grain crops—mowing, firing the stubble

entry E.33d|1 pages

Grain crops—threshing

entry 315E.33e|2 pages

Grain crops—bagging

entry E.33f|1 pages

Grain crops—stored in granaries

entry E.34a|2 pages

The miller, his horse and dog

entry E.34b|2 pages

Watermills

entry E.34c|2 pages

Windmills

entry E.34d|2 pages

In the mill

entry E.34e|1 pages

Millstones and querns

entry E.34f|2 pages

Grinding

entry E.34g|2 pages

The miller's toll

entry E.34h|2 pages

Meal

letter 6|58 pages

F Poorman

entry F.1a|1 pages

Poverty of money

entry F.1b|2 pages

Small change

entry F.2|1 pages

Poverty of land

entry F.3|1 pages

Poverty of housing

entry F.4a|1 pages

Poverty of clothing, laundry work

entry F.4b|2 pages

Poverty of boots

entry F.4c|1 pages

Poverty of bedding

entry F.5|2 pages

Relations with the Richman

entry F.6a|3 pages

Hunger

entry F.6b|1 pages

Thirst

entry F.7a|3 pages

Coarse fishing

entry F.7b|2 pages

Eels

entry F.8|2 pages

Public transport

entry F.9a|1 pages

Peasant's life

entry F.9b|2 pages

Muck-spreading

entry F.9c|2 pages

Crow-scaring

entry F.10a|1 pages

Horseman calling his horses

entry F.10b|2 pages

Horseman managing his horses

entry F.10c|2 pages

Horseman harnessing

entry F.10d|1 pages

Horseman tending his horses

entry F.10e|2 pages

Horseman feeding his horses

entry F.10f|1 pages

His horses worn out

entry F.10g|1 pages

His horses in mud

entry F.10h|1 pages

His horses dead

entry F.11a|1 pages

Cowman driving his cattle

entry F.11b|2 pages

Cowman milking; pails

entry F.11c|1 pages

Cowman losing his cattle

entry F.12a|2 pages

Shepherding

entry F.12b|1 pages

Handling sheep and wool

entry 345F.13a|1 pages

Pigman

entry F.13b|1 pages

Feeding pigs

entry F.13c|2 pages

Handling pigs

entry F.14a|1 pages

Poultryman with ducks

entry F.14b|1 pages

Poultryman with geese

entry F.14c|1 pages

Poultryman with hens

entry F.15a|2 pages

Plowing tackle

entry F.15b|2 pages

Plowing

entry F.15c|2 pages

Plowing with oxen

entry F.15d|1 pages

Plowing with other animals

entry F.15e|2 pages

Harrowing

entry F.15f|1 pages

Sowing

entry F.16a|2 pages

Reaper

entry F.16b|1 pages

Tying, bands

entry F.16c|1 pages

Gleaning

entry F.17a|1 pages

Threshing

entry F.17b|2 pages

Winnowing

entry F.17c|1 pages

Bags of grain

entry F.17d|2 pages

Straw

entry F.18a|1 pages

Waller

entry F.18b|2 pages

Hedger

entry F.18c|1 pages

Fencer

entry F.19|2 pages

Draining

entry F.20a|2 pages

Gardener digging

entry F.20b|2 pages

Gardener using other tools

entry F.20c|1 pages

Gardener in various crops

entry F.21|2 pages

Carter, lorry-driver

entry F.22|1 pages

Roadman

entry F.23a|2 pages

Miner

entry F.23b|1 pages

Quarryman, heavy machinery

entry F.23c|1 pages

Salt-miner

entry F.23d|1 pages

Peat-digger

entry F.24a|1 pages

Woodman

entry F.24b|2 pages

Clearing woodland

entry F.24c|1 pages

Planting trees

entry F.24d|1 pages

Forest fires

entry F.24e|1 pages

Felling

entry F.24f|2 pages

Trimming

entry F.24g|1 pages

Peeling

entry F.24h|2 pages

Logs, extracting

entry F.24i|2 pages

Sawing

entry F.24j|1 pages

Wedging, splitting

entry F.25|1 pages

Tools

entry F.26a|2 pages

Scythes

entry F.26b|1 pages

Sickles

entry F.26c|1 pages

Pitchforks, muckforks

entry F.26d|1 pages

Rakes

entry F.27|2 pages

Ladders

entry F.28a|1 pages

Shovels and spades

entry F.28b|1 pages

Crowbars

entry F.29|2 pages

Wheelbarrows

entry F.30a|1 pages

Saws

entry F.30b|1 pages

Hatchets

entry F.30c|1 pages

Shafts and axes

entry F.30d|1 pages

Chopping blocks

entry F.30e|1 pages

Knives

entry F.31a|1 pages

Sharpening saws

entry F.31b|1 pages

Sharpening axes

entry F.31c|2 pages

Sharpening with whetstones, grindstones

entry F.31d|1 pages

Edges

entry F.32a|2 pages

Wedges

entry F.32b|1 pages

Edges

entry F.32c|1 pages

Sledges, malls and beetles

entry F.32d|1 pages

Pebbles in a withe

entry F.33a|2 pages

Hard work

entry F.33b|1 pages

Burdens

entry F.34a|1 pages

Slaves

entry F.34b|2 pages

Servants, servility

entry F.34c|1 pages

Stewards, employers

letter 7|122 pages

G Beggarman

entry G.1|2 pages

Begging

entry G.2a|2 pages

Hostile receptions

entry G.2b|1 pages

Hostile receptions with mud

entry G.2c|2 pages

Hostile receptions with stones

entry G.2d|1 pages

Hostile receptions with dogs

entry G.3a|1 pages

Begging for food

entry G.3b|1 pages

A beggar's meals

entry G.3c|2 pages

Carrying food

entry G.3d|1 pages

Bread, pies

entry G.3e|1 pages

Meat

entry G.3f|1 pages

Wild fruits

entry G.4a|1 pages

Roughing it out of doors

entry G.4b|2 pages

Under hedges

entry G.4c|1 pages

Old clothes

entry G.4d|1 pages

Old shoes

entry G.5a|2 pages

Camp fires

entry G.5b|1 pages

Quenching fire

entry G.6a|2 pages

Sticks—growing

entry G.6b|1 pages

Walking sticks

entry G.6c|2 pages

Staves

entry G.6d|1 pages

Reeds to lean on

entry G.7a|1 pages

Roads and streets

entry G.7b|1 pages

Ways

entry G.7c|1 pages

Lanes

entry G.7d|1 pages

Signposts

entry G.7e|1 pages

Milestones

entry G.7f|3 pages

On the road

entry G.7g|1 pages

Riding

entry G.7h|2 pages

Walking

entry G.8a|5 pages

Different towns and places

entry G.8b|1 pages

In town

entry G.9a|2 pages

Fords

entry G.9b|1 pages

Stepping stones

entry G.9c|2 pages

Bridges

entry G.10a|3 pages

Across country

entry G.10b|1 pages

Stiles

entry G.10c|2 pages

Gates

entry G.11|2 pages

Weather

entry G.12a|1 pages

Dawn

entry G.12b|2 pages

Sunshine

entry G.12c|1 pages

Noon

entry G.12d|2 pages

The sun, a star

entry G.12e|1 pages

Sunset

entry G.12f|1 pages

Sky

entry G.13a|1 pages

Breezes

entry G.13b|1 pages

Wind

entry G.13c|2 pages

In the wind

entry G.13d|1 pages

Winds blowing

entry G.13e|1 pages

Storms (see also D.5)

entry G.14a|1 pages

Air

entry G.14b|2 pages

Atmosphere, fog

entry G.14c|1 pages

Cloud

entry G.14d|2 pages

Rain

entry G.14e|1 pages

Flooding

entry G.15a|2 pages

Lightning

entry G.15b|2 pages

Thunder

entry G.16a|1 pages

Cold weather

entry G.16b|1 pages

Snow

entry G.16c|1 pages

Hail, ice and frost

entry G.17|2 pages

Night

entry G.18a|1 pages

Stars

entry G.18b|2 pages

Moon

entry G.18c|1 pages

Earth, a planet

entry G.19a|1 pages

Seasons

entry G.19b|1 pages

Months

entry G.20a|2 pages

Hills, mountains and their valleys

entry G.20b|1 pages

Heaths, moors, cliffs and crags

entry G.20c|2 pages

Volcanoes and chasms

entry G.20d|1 pages

Unsafe slopes

entry G.21a|1 pages

Rocks

entry G.21b|1 pages

Stones

entry G.21c|1 pages

Flint

entry G.21d|1 pages

Marble

entry G.21e|1 pages

Other stones

entry G.22a|1 pages

Earthquakes

entry G.22b|2 pages

Geological features

entry G.22c|1 pages

Earth and soil

entry G.23a|2 pages

Water

entry G.23b|1 pages

Springs

entry G.23c|1 pages

Ponds and lakes

entry G.23d|2 pages

Bogs

entry G.23e|1 pages

Drains

entry G.24a|2 pages

Streams

entry G.24b|2 pages

Rivers

entry G.24c|1 pages

Rivers in flood

entry G.24d|2 pages

Dangerous rivers

entry G.25a|1 pages

To the woods

entry G.25b|2 pages

In the wood

entry G.26a|1 pages

Seeds

entry G.26b|1 pages

Roots

entry G.26c|1 pages

Stems

entry G.26d|1 pages

Sap and fibres

entry G.26e|1 pages

Flowers

entry G.27a|2 pages

Trees

entry G.27b|1 pages

Roots, stumps and bark

entry G.27c|1 pages

Branches

entry G.27d|2 pages

Leaves

entry G.27e|2 pages

Different trees

entry G.28a|1 pages

Crab apples

entry G.28b|1 pages

Bullaces

entry G.28c|1 pages

Cherries

entry G.28d|1 pages

Sloes

entry G.28e|1 pages

Berries

entry G.28f|1 pages

Blackberries

entry G.28g|1 pages

Bilberries

entry G.28h|2 pages

Nuts

entry G.29a|1 pages

Prickles and stings

entry G.29b|1 pages

Roses

entry G.29c|1 pages

Thorns

entry G.29d|1 pages

Gorse

entry G.29e|1 pages

Other prickly plants

entry G.29f|1 pages

Burs

entry G.29g|1 pages

Nettles

entry G.29h|2 pages

Other woody plants

entry G.29i|1 pages

Brackens and ferns

entry G.30a|1 pages

Daisies

entry G.30b|2 pages

Other flowers and herbs

entry G.31a|1 pages

Grasses

entry G.31b|1 pages

Reeds and rushes

entry G.32|1 pages

Fungi

entry G.33a|3 pages

Bees

entry G.33b|1 pages

Bee-stings

entry G.34a|1 pages

Wasps

entry G.34b|1 pages

Hornets

entry G.35a|1 pages

Ants

entry G.35b|2 pages

Beetles and weevils

entry G.35c|1 pages

Cockroaches

entry G.35d|1 pages

Crickets and grasshoppers

entry G.35e|1 pages

Earwigs

entry G.35f|1 pages

Other insects

entry G.36a|1 pages

Spiders

entry G.36b|1 pages

Cobwebs

entry G.37a|2 pages

Flies

entry G.37b|1 pages

Maggots

entry G.37c|2 pages

Clegs, warble flies

entry G.37d|1 pages

Midges, gnats, mosquitoes

entry G.38a|1 pages

Moths

entry G.38b|1 pages

Butterflies

entry G.38c|1 pages

Caterpillars

entry G.39a|2 pages

Slugs and snails

entry G.39b|2 pages

Worms

entry G.40|2 pages

Fleas

entry G.41|2 pages

Lice

entry G.42a|1 pages

Ticks

entry G.42b|1 pages

Bugs

entry G.42c|1 pages

Leeches

entry G.42d|1 pages

Other parasites

entry G.43a|2 pages

Freshwater fish

entry G.43b|1 pages

Eels

entry G.43c|1 pages

Pike

entry G.43d|1 pages

Trout

entry G.43e|1 pages

Other fish

entry G.44a|2 pages

Reptiles, snakes

entry G.44b|2 pages

Adders

entry G.44c|1 pages

Lizards, newts, turtles

entry G.44d|2 pages

Toads

entry G.44e|2 pages

Frogs

entry G.45a|2 pages

Birds

entry G.45b|1 pages

On the wing

entry G.45c|2 pages

Feathers

entry G.45d|1 pages

Nests

entry G.45e|2 pages

Eggs

entry G.45f|2 pages

Chicks

entry G.46a|1 pages

Ravens

entry G.46b|3 pages

Crows

entry G.46c|1 pages

Rooks

entry G.46d|1 pages

Jackdaws

entry G.46e|1 pages

Jays

entry G.46f|1 pages

Magpies

entry G.47a|1 pages

Eagles

entry G.47b|1 pages

Hawks

entry G.47c|2 pages

Kites, gleds and buzzards

entry G.48|2 pages

Owls

entry G.49a|1 pages

Ducks

entry G.49b|1 pages

Geese

entry G.50a|1 pages

Swans

entry G.50b|1 pages

Coots

entry G.50c|1 pages

Bitterns

entry G.50d|1 pages

Loons

entry G.51|1 pages

Herons

entry G.52a|2 pages

Thrushes

entry G.52b|1 pages

Fieldfares

entry G.52c|1 pages

Redwings

entry G.52d|1 pages

Blackbirds

entry G.53|2 pages

Cuckoos

entry G.54a|2 pages

Lapwings

entry G.54b|1 pages

Curlews

entry G.54c|1 pages

Snipe

entry G.54d|1 pages

Other waders

entry G.55|1 pages

Robins

entry G.56|2 pages

Skylarks

entry G.57|3 pages

Other birds

entry G.58a|1 pages

Animals' fur

entry G.58b|2 pages

Animals' tails

entry G.58c|1 pages

Animals' teeth and nails

entry G.58d|1 pages

Animals—miscellaneous

entry G.59|2 pages

Wolves

entry G.60a|2 pages

Foxes

entry G.60b|1 pages

Vixens

entry G.61|1 pages

Boars

entry G.62|1 pages

Badgers

entry G.63a|2 pages

Wild-cats

entry G.63b|1 pages

Otters

entry G.63c|1 pages

Polecats

entry G.63d|1 pages

Stoats

entry G.63e|1 pages

Weasels

entry G.64a|2 pages

Deer

entry G.64b|2 pages

Hares

entry G.64c|1 pages

Rabbits

entry G.65|2 pages

Squirrels

entry G.66|1 pages

Rats

entry G.67|1 pages

Mice

entry G.68a|1 pages

Shrews

entry G.68b|1 pages

Bats

entry G.68c|1 pages

Moles

entry G.68d|2 pages

Hedgehogs

letter 8|29 pages

H Thief

entry H.1|2 pages

Thieves

entry H.2a|1 pages

Trespass

entry H.2b|2 pages

Breaking-in

entry H.3|2 pages

Stealing

entry H.4|1 pages

Stolen goods

entry H.5|2 pages

Rustling

entry H.6a|2 pages

Poaching

entry H.6b|1 pages

The poacher's dog

entry H.6c|1 pages

The poacher's ferret

entry H.6d|2 pages

The poacher's traps

entry H.6e|1 pages

The poacher's bag

entry H.6f|2 pages

Poaching birds

entry H.6g|1 pages

Birds poached

entry H.6h|2 pages

Poaching fish

entry H.7|1 pages

Deceit

entry H.8|2 pages

Fraud

entry H.9|1 pages

Forgery, defacing the coinage

entry H.10|1 pages

Perjury, slander

entry H.11a|1 pages

Poisoners

entry H.11b|1 pages

Incendiarists

entry H.11c|2 pages

Assailants

entry H.11d|1 pages

Hoods and gags

entry H.11e|2 pages

Prostitutes

entry H.12a|2 pages

Murder

entry H.12b|1 pages

Stabbing

entry H.12c|2 pages

Stifling

entry H.12d|1 pages

Other killings

entry H.13a|1 pages

Police

entry H.13b|2 pages

Pursuit

entry H.14a|1 pages

Arrest

entry H.14b|1 pages

Bail

entry H.15|2 pages

The law

entry H.16|2 pages

Torture and interrogation

entry H.17|3 pages

In court and on trial

entry H.18a|1 pages

Judges

entry H.18b|1 pages

Juries

entry H.18c|1 pages

Lawyers

entry H.19|2 pages

Prison

entry H.20a|2 pages

Punishment, by confinement

entry H.20b|1 pages

Punishment, by labour

entry H.20c|1 pages

Punishment, by burning and striking

entry H.20d|1 pages

Punishment, by beating

entry H.20e|1 pages

Punishment, by transportation

entry H.21a|2 pages

To be hanged

entry H.21b|1 pages

Gallows

entry H.21c|2 pages

Ropes

entry H.21d|1 pages

Hangmen

entry H.21e|2 pages

Hanged men

entry H.22|1 pages

Executions

letter 9|252 pages

I At Home

entry I.1a|1 pages

Maidenhood

entry I.1b|2 pages

Courtship

entry I.1c|2 pages

Marriage

entry I.1d|2 pages

Conception and pregnancy

entry I.1e|1 pages

Wives and husbands

entry I.2a|2 pages

Giving birth

entry I.2b|1 pages

New-born

entry I.2c|1 pages

Bastards, foundlings and changelings

entry I.2d|2 pages

Giving suck

entry I.2e|1 pages

Baby-food

entry I.2f|2 pages

Teething

entry I.2g|2 pages

Baby-care

entry I.2h|1 pages

Crawling

entry I.3a|2 pages

Children

entry I.3b|1 pages

Children with mothers or nurses

entry I.3c|1 pages

Children standing, falling

entry I.3d|1 pages

Children crying

entry I.4a|1 pages

Parents

entry I.4b|1 pages

Mothers

entry I.4c|1 pages

Fathers

entry I.4d|1 pages

Daughters

entry I.4e|1 pages

Sons

entry I.4f|1 pages

Brothers and sisters

entry I.4g|2 pages

Grandparents

entry I.4h|1 pages

Uncles

entry I.4i|1 pages

Cousins

entry I.4j|2 pages

Step-, foster-relations

entry I.4k|1 pages

In-laws

entry I.4l|1 pages

Kin

entry I.4m|2 pages

Friends and folk

entry I.4n|3 pages

Named acquaintances

entry I.4o|1 pages

Home and neighbours

entry I.5a|2 pages

Talking

entry I.5b|1 pages

Promises, vows

entry I.5c|1 pages

Exclamations

entry I.5d|1 pages

Facial expressions, gestures, winking

entry I.5e|2 pages

Mouth gestures

entry I.5f|2 pages

Hand and finger gestures

entry I.5g|1 pages

Body gestures

entry I.5h|1 pages

Tickling

entry I.5i|1 pages

Nudging, prodding, pinching etc.

entry I.5j|1 pages

Clothing gestures

entry I.5k|1 pages

Letters

entry I.5l|1 pages

Gifts

entry I.5m|1 pages

Wrapping up

entry I.5n|2 pages

Newspapers, magazines

entry I.5o|2 pages

Phones

entry I.6a|2 pages

Dogs

entry I.6b|1 pages

A dog's life

entry I.6c|1 pages

Dogs and bitches

entry I.6d|1 pages

Puppies

entry I.7a|1 pages

Owning a dog

entry I.7b|2 pages

Training a dog

entry I.7c|1 pages

Caring for a dog

entry I.7d|2 pages

Individual dogs

entry I.8a|2 pages

Dogs eating

entry I.8b|1 pages

Dogs and butter

entry I.8c|1 pages

Dogs and puddings

entry I.8d|2 pages

Dogs and bones

entry I.9a|1 pages

Dogs sleeping

entry I.9b|1 pages

Dogs barking

entry I.9c|1 pages

Dogs fighting

entry I.10a|2 pages

Dogs mad, maltreated

entry I.10b|1 pages

Dogs beaten

entry I.10c|2 pages

Dogs hanged

entry I.11|3 pages

Cats

entry I.12|1 pages

Kittens

entry I.13a|2 pages

Cats hunting

entry I.13b|2 pages

Cats fighting

entry I.14a|1 pages

Cats and dogs

entry I.14b|2 pages

Cats and people

entry I.14c|2 pages

Cats in houses

entry I.14d|1 pages

Cats and fire

entry I.15a|1 pages

Cats and meat

entry I.15b|1 pages

Cats and fish

entry I.15c|2 pages

Cats and other foods

entry I.16a|2 pages

Cats maltreated

entry I.16b|1 pages

Killing cats

entry I.17a|1 pages

Mice

entry I.17b|2 pages

Mousetraps

entry I.17c|1 pages

Rats

entry I.17d|1 pages

Monkeys

entry I.17e|1 pages

Pet rabbits, squirrels and fish

entry I.17f|1 pages

Sparrows, pet birds

entry I.18a|1 pages

Body

entry I.18b|1 pages

Spirit

entry I.18c|2 pages

Skeleton

entry I.18d|1 pages

Spine

entry I.18e|1 pages

Bones

entry I.18f|1 pages

Skin, sweating

entry I.19|1 pages

Shadows

entry I.20|1 pages

Male and female

entry I.21a|1 pages

Hair

entry I.21b|2 pages

Beard

entry I.21c|1 pages

Head

entry I.21d|2 pages

Brain, mind

entry I.22a|1 pages

Brow

entry I.22b|1 pages

Cheek

entry I.22c|1 pages

Face

entry I.23a|1 pages

Eyes

entry I.23b|2 pages

Seeing

entry I.23c|2 pages

Ears

entry I.23d|1 pages

Hearing

entry I.23e|2 pages

Noses

entry I.23f|2 pages

Smelling

entry I.24a|1 pages

Mouth

entry I.24b|1 pages

Breathing and blowing

entry I.24c|1 pages

Opening the mouth

entry I.24d|1 pages

Lips

entry I.24e|2 pages

Tongue

entry I.24f|1 pages

Teeth and gums

entry I.24g|1 pages

Biting and chewing

entry I.24h|1 pages

Throat

entry I.24i|2 pages

Eating

entry I.24j|1 pages

Belching, hiccuping

entry I.24k|1 pages

Coughing and spitting

entry I.25a|1 pages

Neck

entry I.25b|1 pages

Breast

entry I.26a|2 pages

Heart

entry I.26b|1 pages

Veins

entry I.26c|1 pages

Blood

entry I.27|2 pages

Nerves and sinews

entry I.28a|1 pages

Lungs

entry I.28b|1 pages

Liver

entry I.28c|1 pages

Gut

entry I.28d|1 pages

Kidneys

entry I.29a|1 pages

Belly

entry I.29b|1 pages

Bowels

entry I.29c|2 pages

Wind

entry I.29d|2 pages

Shit

entry I.29e|1 pages

Vomit

entry I.29f|2 pages

Urine

entry I.29g|1 pages

Vagina

entry I.29h|1 pages

Testicles

entry I.29i|1 pages

Body fluids, humours

entry I.30a|1 pages

Back

entry I.30b|1 pages

Shoulders

entry I.30c|2 pages

Arms

entry I.30d|1 pages

Elbows

entry I.30e|2 pages

Hands

entry I.30f|1 pages

Fist and grip

entry I.30g|1 pages

Fingers and thumbs

entry I.30h|1 pages

Scratching

entry I.31a|2 pages

Arse

entry I.31b|1 pages

Sitting

entry I.31c|1 pages

Legs

entry I.31d|1 pages

Standing

entry I.31e|1 pages

Walking and running

entry I.31f|2 pages

Feet

entry I.31g|1 pages

Heels

entry I.31h|1 pages

Toes

entry I.32a|1 pages

Washing

entry I.32b|2 pages

Washing the hands

entry I.32c|1 pages

Shaving

entry I.32d|2 pages

Cleaning the nose

entry I.32e|1 pages

Cleaning the mouth and teeth

entry I.32f|1 pages

Cleaning the nails

entry I.32g|2 pages

Hairdressing

entry I.32h|2 pages

Combing

entry I.32i|1 pages

Wigs

entry I.33a|2 pages

Personal appearance—face

entry I.33b|1 pages

Personal appearance—accessories

entry I.33c|1 pages

Aprons

entry 624I.33d|1 pages

Personal colours

entry I.33e|1 pages

Mirrors

entry I.34a|1 pages

Disabilities of body

entry I.34b|1 pages

Disabilities of mind

entry I.34c|2 pages

Disabilities of sight

entry I.34d|1 pages

Disabilities of hearing

entry I.34e|1 pages

Disabilities of speech

entry I.34f|1 pages

Disabilities of limbs

entry I.35a|1 pages

Aches and pains

entry I.35b|2 pages

Sorenesses

entry I.35c|2 pages

Ailments

entry I.35d|2 pages

Diseases

entry I.35e|2 pages

Injuries

entry I.35f|1 pages

Dislocations

entry I.35g|2 pages

Mental illness

entry I.36a|1 pages

Doctors

entry I.36b|1 pages

Doctors' assistants

entry I.36c|2 pages

Diagnosis

entry I.36d|1 pages

Ambulances

entry I.36e|2 pages

Surgery

entry I.36f|1 pages

Bleeding

entry I.36g|2 pages

Dentistry

entry I.36h|1 pages

Apothecaries

entry I.37a|2 pages

Remedies

entry I.37b|2 pages

Medicines

entry I.37c|1 pages

Pills

entry I.37d|2 pages

Plasters, crutches, wheelchairs

entry I.37e|2 pages

Ointments

entry I.37f|1 pages

Eye treatments

entry I.37g|1 pages

Ear treatments

entry I.37h|1 pages

Massage

entry I.38a|2 pages

Dying

entry I.38b|1 pages

Death

entry I.38c|1 pages

Corpses

entry I.38d|1 pages

Grave clothes

entry I.38e|1 pages

Coffins

entry I.38f|1 pages

Funerals

entry I.38g|1 pages

After the funeral

entry I.38h|2 pages

Graves

entry I.38i|1 pages

Gravestones

entry I.38j|1 pages

Graveyards

entry I.39a|1 pages

Houses

entry I.39b|1 pages

Walls

entry I.39c|1 pages

Corners

entry I.39d|1 pages

Decorating

entry I.39e|1 pages

Ceilings

entry I.39f|1 pages

Stairs

entry I.39g|1 pages

Lofts and upper storeys

entry I.39h|2 pages

Roofs

entry I.40a|1 pages

Building

entry I.40b|2 pages

Foundations

entry I.40c|1 pages

Cement and mortar

entry I.40d|2 pages

Bricks

entry I.40e|1 pages

Other materials

entry I.40f|2 pages

Building rules

entry I.40g|1 pages

Girders, props

entry I.40h|2 pages

Thatching

entry I.40i|2 pages

Roofing

entry I.41a|1 pages

Doors

entry I.41b|2 pages

Hinges

entry I.41c|1 pages

Door-nails, knockers and doorbells

entry I.41d|2 pages

Latches and bolts

entry I.41e|2 pages

Lintels and thresholds

entry I.41f|1 pages

Doors shut

entry I.41g|1 pages

Doors open

entry I.41h|1 pages

Doors and windows

entry I.41i|1 pages

Windows

entry I.42a|2 pages

Locks

entry I.42b|1 pages

Keys

entry I.42c|1 pages

Refuse

entry I.43a|1 pages

Closets and larders

entry I.43b|1 pages

Cupboards

entry I.43c|1 pages

Shelves

entry I.43d|1 pages

Hooks, pegs and racks

entry I.44a|2 pages

Flint knives

entry I.44b|1 pages

Knives

entry I.44c|2 pages

Spoons, cleaning cutlery

entry I.45a|1 pages

Baskets

entry I.45b|2 pages

Mugs, tubs and buckets

entry I.46a|1 pages

Pitchers

entry I.46b|1 pages

Pots

entry I.46c|1 pages

Pipkins

entry I.46d|2 pages

Other vessels

entry I.47a|1 pages

Colanders, trivets, ladles

entry I.47b|1 pages

Cans and pans

entry I.47c|1 pages

Lids and stoppers

entry I.47d|1 pages

Warming-pans

entry I.47e|1 pages

Kettles, teapots

entry I.48a|2 pages

Trenchers, platters and bowls

entry I.48b|1 pages

Dishes

entry I.48c|2 pages

Cups and saucers

entry I.48d|1 pages

Glasses

entry I.49a|3 pages

Wells

entry I.49b|1 pages

Pumps

entry I.49c|1 pages

Water

entry I.50a|1 pages

Food

entry I.50b|1 pages

Preparing food

entry I.50c|1 pages

Beef

entry I.50d|1 pages

Mutton

entry I.50e|2 pages

Bacon

entry I.50f|1 pages

Offal etc.

entry I.50g|2 pages

Preparing meat

entry I.51a|2 pages

Fish

entry I.51b|2 pages

Preparing fish

entry I.52a|1 pages

Fowl, capons

entry I.52b|1 pages

Turkeys

entry I.52c|2 pages

Preparing fowl

entry I.52d|1 pages

Preparing geese

entry I.52e|1 pages

Eggs

entry I.52f|2 pages

Preparing eggs

entry I.53a|2 pages

Milk

entry I.53b|1 pages

Cream

entry I.53c|1 pages

Butter

entry I.53d|2 pages

Whey

entry I.53e|1 pages

Cheese

entry I.54a|1 pages

Peas

entry I.54b|2 pages

Beans

entry I.54c|1 pages

Cabbages etc.

entry I.54d|2 pages

Salads

entry I.54e|1 pages

Onions, garlic

entry I.54f|1 pages

Leeks

entry I.54g|1 pages

Carrots

entry I.54h|1 pages

Parsnips

entry I.54i|1 pages

Turnips

entry I.54j|1 pages

Radishes

entry I.54k|1 pages

Wurzels, beetroots

entry I.54l|1 pages

Potatoes, tomatoes

entry I.55a|1 pages

Fruit

entry I.55b|1 pages

Apples

entry I.55c|1 pages

Oranges and lemons

entry I.55d|1 pages

Pears

entry I.55e|1 pages

Medlars

entry I.55f|1 pages

Melons

entry I.55g|1 pages

Quinces, peaches

entry I.55h|1 pages

Apricots, figs

entry I.55i|1 pages

Cherries

entry I.55j|1 pages

Berries

entry I.55k|2 pages

Nuts

entry I.55l|1 pages

Bananas, pineapples

entry I.56a|1 pages

Seasoning and spices

entry I.56b|1 pages

Salt

entry I.56c|1 pages

Sugar

entry I.56d|2 pages

Honey

entry I.56e|1 pages

Vinegar and other pickling agents

entry I.56f|2 pages

Pickles

entry I.56g|1 pages

Pepper

entry I.56h|1 pages

Mustard

entry I.56i|1 pages

Ginger

entry I.56j|1 pages

Sauces

entry I.56k|1 pages

Oil

entry I.56l|1 pages

Treacle

entry I.57a|1 pages

Preparing bread, pastry, cakes

entry I.57b|2 pages

Preparing puddings

entry I.57c|1 pages

Preparing gruels

entry I.58a|2 pages

Cooks

entry I.58b|1 pages

The dangers of cooking

entry I.58c|2 pages

Cooking

entry I.59a|1 pages

Pots

entry I.59b|2 pages

Pot-boiling

entry I.59c|1 pages

Seething

entry I.59d|1 pages

Moving pans

entry I.60a|1 pages

Frying

entry I.60b|2 pages

Roasting

entry I.60c|1 pages

Stewing

entry I.60d|2 pages

Broths

entry I.60e|1 pages

Porridge

entry I.61a|1 pages

Cooking fish

entry I.61b|1 pages

Cooking fowl

entry I.61c|2 pages

Cooking eggs

entry I.61d|1 pages

Cooking vegetables

entry I.62a|2 pages

Ovens

entry I.62b|2 pages

Baking

entry I.63a|1 pages

Bread

entry I.63b|2 pages

Eating bread

entry I.63c|2 pages

Bread and butter

entry I.63d|1 pages

Bread and…

entry I.64a|2 pages

Meals

entry I.64b|2 pages

Breakfast

entry I.64c|1 pages

Lunch

entry I.64d|1 pages

Tea

entry I.64e|1 pages

Dinner

entry I.64f|2 pages

Supper

entry I.65a|2 pages

Eating

entry I.65b|1 pages

Eating with a spoon

entry I.65c|1 pages

Eating sweet and sour

entry I.65d|1 pages

Eating fat bits, butter

entry I.65e|1 pages

Drinking

entry I.66a|1 pages

Roast meat

entry I.66b|2 pages

Carving, bones

entry I.66c|1 pages

Beef

entry I.66d|1 pages

Mutton

entry I.66e|1 pages

Pork

entry I.66f|1 pages

Hare

entry I.66g|2 pages

Meat dishes

entry I.66h|1 pages

Mustard, pepper, curry

entry I.67a|2 pages

Broth

entry I.67b|1 pages

Soup

entry I.67c|2 pages

Gravy

entry I.68|2 pages

Porridge

entry I.69a|2 pages

Eating fish

entry I.69b|1 pages

Eating fowl

entry I.69c|1 pages

Eating vegetables

entry I.69d|1 pages

Eating fruit

entry I.70a|1 pages

Eating dumplings, spaghetti

entry I.70b|1 pages

Eating puddings

entry I.70c|2 pages

Eating pies

entry I.70d|1 pages

Eating custards

entry I.70e|1 pages

Eating jellies, jams

entry I.71a|2 pages

Eating pancakes

entry I.71b|2 pages

Eating cakes

entry I.71c|1 pages

Eating butter- and cheese-cakes, scones

entry I.71d|2 pages

Eating gingerbread

entry I.71e|1 pages

Eating biscuits

entry I.71f|2 pages

Eating confectionery

entry I.72a|1 pages

Poker

entry I.72b|2 pages

Tongs

entry I.72c|1 pages

Tinder

entry I.72d|2 pages

Firewood

entry I.72e|1 pages

Peat

entry I.72f|1 pages

Gas

entry I.73a|1 pages

Sparks and flints

entry I.73b|1 pages

Kindling fire

entry I.73c|2 pages

Coals, blowing coals

entry I.73d|1 pages

Flames

entry I.74a|2 pages

Fire

entry I.74b|2 pages

Fires

entry I.74c|1 pages

Maintaining fires

entry I.74d|1 pages

Green wood

entry I.74e|1 pages

Smoke

entry I.74f|1 pages

Sparks

entry I.74g|1 pages

Slaking fire

entry I.74h|1 pages

Cinders

entry I.74i|1 pages

Ashes

entry I.75a|1 pages

Fireplaces, grates

entry I.75b|1 pages

Racks and hooks

entry I.75c|1 pages

Chimneys

entry I.75d|1 pages

Stoves

entry I.75e|1 pages

Soot

entry I.76a|1 pages

Fire-risk

entry I.76b|2 pages

Flax and tow

entry I.76c|1 pages

Clothing on fire

entry I.76d|1 pages

Houses on fire

entry I.76e|1 pages

Fighting fire

entry I.77a|1 pages

Candles

entry I.77b|1 pages

Candles alight

entry I.77c|1 pages

Candles wasted

entry I.77d|2 pages

Candle-ends

entry I.77e|1 pages

Snuffing candles

entry I.78a|1 pages

Rushlights

entry I.78b|2 pages

Lamps and lanterns

entry I.78c|1 pages

Torches

entry I.78d|2 pages

Light

entry I.78e|1 pages

Electric light

entry I.79a|1 pages

Beds

entry I.79b|1 pages

Bedding straw

entry I.79c|1 pages

Pillows and mattresses

entry I.79d|2 pages

Blankets

entry I.79e|1 pages

Sheets

entry I.79f|2 pages

Going to bed

entry I.79g|2 pages

Sleeping

entry I.79h|1 pages

Waking

entry I.79i|1 pages

Rising

entry I.80a|2 pages

Furniture

entry I.80b|1 pages

Chairs

entry I.80c|1 pages

Cushions, curtains

entry I.80d|1 pages

Rugs and mats

entry I.80e|2 pages

Carpets

entry I.80f|1 pages

Table linen

entry I.81a|1 pages

The calendar

entry I.81b|1 pages

Days of the week

entry I.81c|1 pages

Sundials

entry I.81d|1 pages

Hour-glasses

entry I.81e|2 pages

Clocks

entry I.82a|1 pages

Housework

entry I.82b|2 pages

Brushes and brooms

entry I.82c|2 pages

Sweeping

entry I.83a|1 pages

Mops and dusters

entry I.83b|1 pages

Washing the floor

entry I.83c|1 pages

Cloths and soap

entry I.83d|1 pages

Washing the wall

entry I.83e|2 pages

Dishcloths

entry I.83f|1 pages

Washing dishes

entry I.83g|2 pages

Other housework

entry I.84a|1 pages

Laundry gear

entry I.84b|2 pages

Washing clothes

entry I.84c|1 pages

Wringing

entry I.84d|1 pages

Starching

entry I.84e|1 pages

I.84e Drying

entry I.84f|1 pages

Ironing

entry I.84g|1 pages

Airing

entry I.84h|1 pages

Cleaners

entry I.85a|1 pages

Town houses

entry I.85b|1 pages

Town streets

entry I.85c|3 pages

Town services—lavatories, sewage, garbage

entry I.85d|1 pages

Town buildings

entry I.85e|2 pages

Town life

entry I.85f|1 pages

Barbers

entry I.85g|1 pages

Other occupations

entry I.86a|1 pages

To market

entry I.86b|1 pages

At market

entry I.86c|2 pages

Market baskets

entry I.86d|1 pages

Markets

entry I.87a|2 pages

Shopping

entry I.87b|2 pages

Shopping at the baker's, canteen, restaurant

entry I.87c|1 pages

Shopping at the grocer's

entry I.88a|1 pages

Weighing

entry I.88b|2 pages

Pounds and ounces

entry I.88c|1 pages

Other measures

entry I.89a|2 pages

City streets

entry I.89b|2 pages

Crowded streets

entry I.90a|1 pages

Gardens

entry I.90b|2 pages

Weeds

entry I.90c|1 pages

Care of plants

entry I.90d|1 pages

Watering

entry I.90e|1 pages

Flowers

entry I.90f|1 pages

Seeds

entry I.90g|2 pages

Roses

entry I.90h|1 pages

Wallflowers

entry I.90i|2 pages

Other kinds of flowers

entry I.91a|1 pages

Town parks and gardens

entry I.91b|1 pages

Zoos

letter 10|101 pages

J At School

entry J.1a|1 pages

Myths, primeval

entry J.1b|1 pages

Myths, Jewish

entry J.1c|4 pages

Myths, Greek

entry J.1d|1 pages

Myths, Germanic

entry J.1e|1 pages

Myths, Celtic

entry J.2a|2 pages

Fables of men

entry J.2b|1 pages

Fables of lions

entry J.2c|2 pages

Fables of bears

entry J.2d|1 pages

Fables of beasts of burden

entry J.2e|1 pages

Fables of dogs

entry J.2f|1 pages

Fables of wolves

entry J.2g|1 pages

Fables of foxes

entry J.2h|1 pages

Fables of monkeys

entry J.2i|1 pages

Fables of mice

entry J.2j|1 pages

Fables of birds

entry J.2k|1 pages

Fables of reptiles

entry J.2l|1 pages

Fables of insects

entry J.3a|2 pages

Legends from the Greek

entry J.3b|3 pages

Legends from medieval times

entry J.3c|1 pages

Legends from recent times

entry J.4a|2 pages

Fairy stories

entry J.4b|2 pages

Nursery rhymes and songs

entry J.5a|1 pages

Fairies

entry J.5b|1 pages

Dwarfs and pixies

entry J.5c|1 pages

Gnomes and goblins

entry J.5d|1 pages

Monsters and giants

entry J.6a|2 pages

Witches

entry J.6b|1 pages

Hags, demons

entry J.7|1 pages

Superstitions

entry J.8a|1 pages

Old customs

entry J.8b|3 pages

Rags and bushes

entry J.8c|1 pages

Jumping the besom

entry J.8d|2 pages

Later customs

entry J.8e|1 pages

Jewish customs

entry J.8f|1 pages

Greek customs

entry J.8g|1 pages

Roman customs

entry J.8h|1 pages

Native American customs

entry J.9a|1 pages

Religion—primitive; Jewish, the Jews

entry J.9b|3 pages

Religion—Greek

entry J.9c|1 pages

Religion—Roman

entry J.9d|2 pages

Religion—Islamic

entry J.9e|1 pages

Religion—African

entry J.9f|2 pages

Religion—Indian

entry J.9g|1 pages

Religion—Chinese

entry J.10|1 pages

Augury

entry J.11|2 pages

Omens

entry J.12|1 pages

Oracles

entry J.13|1 pages

Alchemy

entry J.14a|1 pages

Astrology

entry J.14b|1 pages

Astrology—stars

entry J.14c|1 pages

Astrology—planets

entry J.15|1 pages

Fortune-telling

entry J.16|1 pages

Going to school

entry J.17|2 pages

School

entry J.18a|1 pages

Teachers

entry J.18b|1 pages

Scouts and guides

entry J.19|1 pages

Punishments

entry J.20a|1 pages

Reading

entry J.20b|1 pages

Slates

entry J.20c|2 pages

Letters of the alphabet

entry J.20d|1 pages

Handwriting

entry J.20e|1 pages

Blotting out

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