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Rosa Anglica (Author: [unknown])

section 85


Note the best marrow here is stag marrow, because of the thinness of their humours,525 and after that calf marrow; the best fat526 is duck, because it is thin, and not sharp; and after that hen fat; and the best fat among the fourfooted animals is lions', because of its thinness, then cows' grease,527 and goats' thereafter.