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Waes Hael, the book of toasts

being, for the most part, bubbles gathered from the wine of others" wit, with, here and there, an occasional humbler globule believed to be more or less original.

by Edithe Lea Chase

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Published by The Grafton press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Toasts

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[By] Edithe Lea Chase and Capt. W. E. P. French.
    ContributionsFrench, William Edward Pattison, 1855-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination303 p.
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13580062M
    LC Control Number04019863
    OCLC/WorldCa531976

    The drink wassail is essentially a hot mulled cider or ale, sweetened with sugar and made aromatic with spices and made much boozier with sherry, brandy or sack (a sweet, fortified ale similar in taste to sherry) and sometimes thickened with eggs.


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The Book of Toasts. Being for the Most Part Bubbles Gathered from the Wine of Others' Wit. By Edithe Lea Chess and Capt. W.E.P. French. Waes hael, the book of toasts; being, for the most part, bubbles gathered from the wine of others' wit, with, here and there, an occasional humbler globule believed to be more or less original Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

A Brief History of Raised Glasses (2 of 5) The first recorded instance of a toast being offered in England occurred in a.d. at a great feast given by the British King Vortigern to his Saxonthe beautiful daughter of the The book of toasts book leader Hengist, held up a large goblet filled with a spiced drink and drank to the king, saying, "Louerd King, waes hael!".

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The word wassail comes from the Anglo-Saxon toast waes hael (or something similiar), which means to “be well.” And this drink has long been closely connected with good health. And this drink has long been closely connected with good health. Click to read more about WAES HAEL A COLLECTION OF TOASTS CRISP AND WELL BUTTERED by Edithe Lea Chase.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for bookloversAuthor: Edithe Lea Chase. : Waes Hael: 1st edition. 23cm. G+ h/c,no DJ. Covers slightly stained. Both hinges party the book of toasts book, 2 inked inscriptions FFEP & glued card with verse. Gilt decorations front cover and spine.

Pencil verse RFEP, also 4 small pasted verses with mirror marks rear pastedown. pages, Art frontis, coat-of-arms. An unusual and extensive collection of toasts and quotations to meet. Waes Hael, the book of toasts; being, for the most part, bubbles gathered from the wine of others' wit, with, here and there, an occasional humbler globule believed to be more or less original, (New York, Grafton Press, ), by Edithe Lea Chase, James B.

Herndon, W.E.P. French, and Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo (page images at HathiTrust). Previously issued under title: Waes hael, a collection of toasts, crisp and well buttered. Description: pages: illustrations ; 20 cm: Other Titles: Waes hael, a collection of toasts, crisp and well buttered: Responsibility: selected and arranged by Edithe Lea Chase & W.E.P.

French. Founded by Anuya Jakatdar and Sharin Bhatti inBooks on Toast is an online and offline platform for book lovers. Online, the two produce content like the hugely popular ‘BoTCast’ that is. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, Waes Hael towards a web page for every book ever published.

Toasts for all occasions by Edithe Lea Chase,Barse & Hopkins edition, in English - Pages: “Here’s to a long life and a merry one; a quick death and a happy one; a good girl and a pretty one; a cold bottle and another one.” Google Books Waes Hael, the Book of Toasts Edited by Edithe Lea Chase and William Edward Pattison French New York, NY: The Grafton press Pg.

Here’s to. The complete guide to the best toasts, sentiments, blessings, curses, and graces. Filled with love and lure of toasting traditions, Toasts provides indisensable tipsfor the toastmaster and an irrestible compendium of the right words for all occasions.

The following is taken mainly from the delightful book Toasts: Over 1, of the Best Toasts, Sentiments, Blessings and Graces by Paul Dickson (New York: Crown Publishers, ). In addition to the history and examples of the practice, the book has a lengthy bibliography for further research.

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Roach’s book The Royal Toastmaster, published in London inwas focused entirely on toasting. Another early collection of toasts was The Toastmaster’s Guide, written by T. Hughes and published in London in Toasting made its way to the United States during the Revolution.

Here are some great toasts to inspire you to raise a glass in cheer: "May you live all the years of your life." - Jonathan Swift "Here's hoping that you live forever - and mine is the last voice. As this print on demand book is reprinted from a very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible.

Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this. Waes Hael: A Collection of Toasts Crisp and Well Buttered. New York: Grafton Press, Limited Edition of copies, Clode, Edward J. Jokes, Toasts and Anecdotes. "Toasts and Tributes" helps men master these important skills with examples of more than 40 different toasts and 40 different notes.

In addition to each example of what to say are, perhaps more importantly, Mastering and becoming comfortable with the ability to make a toast or write a note will pay rich dividends in a gentleman's life-both /5.

Waes Hael, the Book of Toasts; Being, for the Most Part, Bubbles Gathered from the Wine of Others' Wit, With, Here and There, an Occasional Humbler Globule Believed to Be More or Less Original. James B Herndon. Edithe Lea Chase; Author division.

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ISBN ISBN Wassail (/ ˈ w ɒ s əl /, /-eɪ l /; Old Norse "ves heil", Old English was hál, literally: be hale) is a beverage of hot mulled cider, drunk traditionally as an integral part of wassailing, a Medieval Christmastide English drinking ritual intended to ensure a good cider apple harvest the following year.

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At one time, toasts became associated with drunkenness and incivility so much that English toastmaster J. Roach felt the need to clean up its image with what some say is the original book on the subject, The Royal Toastmaster, published in In the book, he describes the role of the toast “as a stimulative to hilarity, and an incentive to.

The word Wassail originates from the Anglo-Saxon waes-hael, meaning “to your health” and the word is used just as we would use Cheers. today. Below is one telling of its origins by Geoffrey of Monmouth in his book History of the Kings of Britain. Books on Toast. 10K likes. Books on Toast is a space for book lovers to celebrate that love: through online and on-ground ers: 11K.

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The word ‘wassail’ comes from the Old English “Waes hael” meaning “Good Health”, to which the response would be “Drinc hael, and drinking was at the heart of wassailing.

The tradition has always varied from manor to manor, from monastery to guild and street to street where wassailing latter became part of house to house carolling. The word wassail comes originally from the Anglo-Saxon words waes hael meaning ‘good health!’ Groups of men and/or women would parade around the town or village carrying the wassail bowl from house to house where the properties and occupants would be blessed.

The word “wassail” is said to derive from a Saxon expression, ‘Waes hael’, meaning good health. Traditionally, the apple orchard custom involved reciting incantations, singing to the trees, and generally making a racket – sometimes even firing shotguns into the bare wintry branches – all in a bid to frighten away evil spirits that.

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WAES HAEL: THE BOOK OF TOASTS New York: The Grafton Press, 1st ed. pages. Hardcover. Tan cloth-covered boards with grapes, grape leaves, and drinking vessels decoration on front.

Toasts and drinking verses collected from various sources, and some penned by French. Top edge gilt. VG/No Jacket. Firm binding and hinges. Trieste Publishing has a massive catalogue of classic book titles.

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The many thousands of books in our collection have been sourced from libraries and private Pages: Toasts are rituals in which a drink is taken as an expression of honor or goodwill. The term may be applied to the person or thing so honored, the drink taken, or the verbal expression accompanying the drink.

Thus, a person could be "the toast of the evening," for whom someone "proposes a toast" to congratulate and for whom a third person "toasts" in agreement.

(Wassail or waes hael is a toast that translates to “be well.”) As the carol repeats, "Love and joy come to you, and to your wassail, too, and God bless you, and send you a Happy New Year, and.