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Columella Loved Making Moretum

Columella Loved Making Moretum   During the reign of the notorious emperor Nero there lived a man in Rome called Lucius Junius Moderatus Columella.   He was born AD 4 and died ca AD 70. In the first part of … Continue reading

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How to Sight the Fairies

How to Sight the Fairies Sometimes between  1590  and  1596  Shakespeare wrote in A Midsummer Night’s Dream II, 2 : “I know a bank whereon the wild thyme blows Where oxlips and the nodding violet grows; Quite over canopied with … Continue reading

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