Love that book!
Posted by Lesley on December 18, 1997 at 23:34:45:
In response to Come to dinner; I mean supper; Well let's just eat!, written by ElaineL on December 18, 1997 at 13:55:18
] I think I'm beginning to understand the confusion around what to call a particular meal. Pretty sure it was the book, "Jane Austen and Food," ...
Elaine, I love that book, especially the chapter on Emma! I think it was Willoughby who ate a nuncheon. Lane says that in JA, nuncheon is used specifically when a meal is eaten around midday at an inn.
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