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" The ancient manner of preparing feasts after hunting, is handed down by tradition. A pit lined with smooth stones was made; and near it stood a heap of smooth flat stones of the flint kind. The stones as well as the pit were properly heated with heath.... "
The poems of Ossian, in the orig. Gaelic, with a tr. into Lat. by R ... - Page 359
by Ossian - 1807
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

Bards and bardism - 1803
...thy chace, rise, Swaran king of groves ! * Tile ancient manner of preparing fcasn after hunting, h handed down by tradition. A pit lined with smooth stones was made ; and near it stood a heap ot smooth flat stones of tile Hint kind. The stones as well as the pit were properly heated with heath....
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

James Macpherson - 1803
...chace, rise, Swaran king of groves ! * The ancient manner of preparing feasts after hunting, is bunded down by tradition. A pit lined with smooth stones was made ; and near it stood a heap ot smooth fiat stones or the flint kind. The stones as well as the pit were properly healed with heath....
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

James Macpherson - Scottish Gaelic poetry - 1805
...groves, amidst the clouds of night. For cold and bleak the blustering winds rush over the foam ing, is handed down by tradition. A pit lined with smooth stones was made ; and near it stood a heap of tmooth flat stones of the flint kind. The stones, as well as the pit, were properly heated with heath....
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The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson. To which are prefixed ..., Volume 1

Ossian - 1805
...when two black clouds With Heav'n's artillery fraught, comes rattling on Over the Caspian. MILTON. fl The ancient manner of preparing feasts after hunting,...handed down by tradition. A pit lined with smooth stotu'i Ivus made ; and near it stood a heap of smooth fiat stones of the Hint kind. The stones, as...
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The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson. Blair's critical ..., Volume 2

Ossian - 1806
...is smoaking wide! Cuthullin, chief of Erin's war, resumed his mighty soul. He stood upon his beamy * The ancient manner of preparing feasts after hunting,...pit lined with smooth stones was made ; and near it *tootl a heap of smooth flat stones of the flint kind. The stones as well as the pit were property...
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The poems of Ossian in the original Gaelic, Volume 2

James Macpherson - Bards and bardism - 1807
...the deceased. P. 40. v. 504. Air a bheinn air fad anfhraoich Charnadh le Daorghlas an tseatg, &c.] The ancient manner of preparing feasts after hunting,...smooth flat stones of the flint kind. The stones as welt as the pit were properly heated with heath. Then they laid some venison in the bottom, and a stratum...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

Scottish Gaelic poetry - 1812
...fire ; three hundred choose the polished stones. The feast is smcrking wide ! Cuthullin, chief of * The ancient manner of preparing feasts after hunting,...pit lined with smooth stones was made ; and near it s'ood a heap of smooth flat stones of the flint kind. The ' onrr, as well as the pit, were properly...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 1

Hugh Campbell - Celts - 1822 - 700 pages
...waters, that Cuthnlliu gives his • The ancient manner of preparing feasts after hunting, is iianded down by tradition. A pit lined with smooth stones •was made ; and near it stood a heap of smooth fiat stones of the flint kind. The stones, as well as the pit, were properly heated with heath. Then...
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The History of Progress in Great Britain, Volume 1

Robert Kemp Philp - Great Britain - 1859
...them into a kind of bread. The following is said to have been their method ot cooking venison : — A pit, lined with smooth stones, was made, and near...the flint kind. The stones, as well as the pit, were heated with heath ; then they laid some venison at the bottom, and a stratum of stones above it ; and...
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The History of Progress in Great Britain, Volume 1

Robert Kemp Philp - Great Britain - 1859
...them into a kind of bread. The following is said to have been their method ot cooking venison : — A pit, lined with smooth stones, was made, and near...smooth flat stones of the flint kind. The stones, a well as the pit, were heated with heath ; then they laid some venison at the bottom, and a stratum...
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