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" The tea was served out of a majestic delft teapot ornamented with paintings of fat little Dutch shepherds and shepherdesses tending pigs, with boats sailing in the air, and houses built in the clouds, and sundry other ingenious Dutch fantasies. "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 365
1820
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National Fourth Reader: Containing a Simple, Comprehensive and Practical ...

Richard Green Parker - 1870 - 444 pages
...Dutch families. 5. The tea was served out of a majestic delf ' teapot, ornamented wife paintings of fat little Dutch shepherds and shepherdesses tending pigs...— with boats sailing in the air, and houses built hi the clouds, and sundry other ingenious Dutch fantasies.4 The beaux' distinguished themselves by...
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Monthly Packet, Volume 13

1872 - 632 pages
...the huge delf tea-pot, ornamented, like the one in Knickerbocker's History, with ' paintings of fat little Dutch shepherds and shepherdesses, tending...clouds, and sundry other ingenious Dutch fantasies,' and informed Franzjo that that had been her husband's first gift to her, and that she hoped Evert would...
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The Maritime Monthly, Volume 3

1874 - 588 pages
...Dutch families. The tea was served out of a majestic delf teapot, ornamented with paintings of fat little Dutch shepherds and shepherdesses, tending...adroitness in replenishing this pot from a huge copper tea-kettle, which would have made the pigmy macaronies of these degenerate days sweat merely to look...
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Burlesque

Richard Henry Stoddard - 1875 - 250 pages
...Dutch families. The tea was served out of a majestic Delft teapot, ornamented with paintings of fat little Dutch shepherds and shepherdesses tending pigs,...adroitness in replenishing this pot from a huge copper teakettle, •which would have made the pygmy macaronies of these degenerate days sweat merely to look...
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The First[-fifth] Reader ...

Edward Austin Sheldon - 1875 - 444 pages
...families. 10. The tea was served out of a majestic delft tea-pot, ornamented with paintings of fat little Dutch shepherds and shepherdesses, tending...built in the clouds, and sundry other ingenious Dutch fancies. The beaux distinguished themselves by their adroitness in replenishing this pot from a huge...
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A Legacy of Historical Gleanings, Volume 1

1875 - 606 pages
...always propounded. The tea was served out of a majestic delft tea-pot, ornamented with paintings of fat little Dutch shepherds and shepherdesses tending pigs,...sailing in the air, and houses built in the clouds. The olikoekjes, small round cakes with raisins in the centre and fried in lard, were not forgotten...
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Polyglot Reader and Guide for Translation, Consisting of a Series of English ...

Jean Roemer - 1875 - 338 pages
...Dutch families. The tea was served out of a majestic delf tea-pot, ornamented with paintings of fat little Dutch shepherds and shepherdesses tending pigs — with boats sailing in the air, and nouses built in the clouds, and sundry other ingenious Dutch fantasies. The beaux distinguished themselves...
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Dominie Freylinghausen

Florence Wilford - 1875 - 344 pages
...over the huge delf tea-pot, ornamented like the one in Knickerbocker's History, with "paintings of fat little Dutch shepherds and shepherdesses, tending pigs, with boats sailing in the air, aud houses built in the clouds, and sundry other ingenious Dutch fantasies," and informed Eranzje that...
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A Legacy of Historical Gleanings, Volume 1

1875 - 622 pages
...always propounded. The tea was served out of a majestic delft tea-pot, ornamented with paintings of fat little Dutch shepherds and shepherdesses tending pigs, with boats sailing in the air, aud houses built in the clouds. The olikoekjes, small round cakes with raisins in the centre and fried...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - 1876 - 870 pages
...Dutch families. The tea was served out of a majestic delf tea-pot, ornamented with paintings of fat uations, tea-kettle, which would have made the pigmy macaronies of these degenerate days sweat merely to look...
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