The scent of bacon reached her from the kitchen.
She opened the refrigerator - milk, eggs, and bacon - the usual supplies.
Bacon argued keenly on geographical matters and was a lover of maps, in which he observed and reasoned upon such resemblances as that between the outlines of South America and Africa.
He was even more definitely opposed to " final causes " than Francis Bacon, who excluded them from science but admitted them to theology.
Descartes was an expert; Bacon was the prophet of a great, if half comprehended, future; and the science they loved was struggling for its infant life against a mass of traditional prejudices, which sought to foreclose every question by confident assertions about the purposes of God and Nature.
According to Flint, 4 there were four men who in this and the preceding century seized and made prominent this idea, namely, Bodin, Bacon, Descartes and Pascal.
Charles, however, has given good grounds for supposing that it is merely a preface, and that the work went on to discuss grammar, logic (which Bacon thought of little service, as reasoning was innate), mathematics, general physics, metaphysics and moral philosophy.
The menu starts with a choice selection of steaks and the famous, 6-inch tall Croton Creek Swiss burger stuffed with bacon, grilled tomato and frizzled onions.
This diner is open 24 hours per day, seven days a week and serves hearty breakfast platters that include bacon, eggs and home fries.
The breakfast menu features a traditional American breakfast including eggs, hash browns, bacon or sausage, creme brulee French toast, cured smoked salmon, quiches, omelets and eggs Benedict.
The style is dressy casual and the breakfast menu features a fried egg sandwich, three-egg omelet, scrambled eggs with smoked trout and eggs and potatoes with bacon or sausage.
Breakfast platters are also available, and include baked goods like scones and bagels, along with scrambled eggs, ham and bacon.
From breakfast, lunch and dinner guests can order hamburgers, grilled chicken clubs, omelets and country style bacon.
What you probably won't find anywhere else besides Bruegger's is its unique Thai peanut chicken sandwich, with cucumber and sprouts, or its turkey chipotle club with peppered bacon and chiptole mayo.
The friendly wait staff serves egg omelettes, speciality homemade burgers such as the breakfast burger or the mondo burger with cheddar cheese and bacon.
Wintertime specialties may include the imperial stuffed flounder with the chef's creamy lump crab blend or the seared 8-ounce filet mignon wrapped in bacon with a mushroom demi-glace ($24).
The menu offers high-end bar food, ranging from the Backyard BBQ Burger, laden with cheddar cheese, bacon and fried onions, to the Italian Stallion specialty pizza.
The menu also features numerous entrees, including mesquite smoked chicken, cedar roasted rainbow trout, barbecued pork ribs and hamburgers with bacon and green chiles.
The brunch menu is known for its omelet bar, where you can choose your own meats (ham, turkey Canadian bacon and lardons) and vegetables (onions, peppers, tomatoes, onions and spinach).
Saturdays are prime rib night, with king and queen cuts, while Tuesday is Liver Lover's Nite--pan-seared liver with bacon, onions or both.
Patrons can enjoy classics, such as eggs and bacon, while also catering to the healthy and diet conscious, with sides such as quinoa or fruit, and vegetarian-friendly specialties, such as Suzies Herbed Tofu and Bob's Tofu Burrito and gluten-free hotcakes.
This kid-friendly restaurant boasts of its cheese as well as bacon and egg sandwiches.
This restaurant also offers breakfast items, such as omelettes, Belgian waffles, Canadian bacon and scrambled eggs.
The menu includes breakfast basics of eggs and bacon, but also specials like the garden scramble and the lucky scramble.
Enjoy classic, heart pub food like bacon cheddar burgers and jerk chicken quesadillas as you soak up the atmosphere at this lively joint.
Chef Rick Farmer creates regional cuisine with fresh local ingredients, including Coq au Vin, organic chicken braised in red wine with caramelized pearl onions, mushrooms and bacon served over egg noodles.
Try the RLT, a spin on the traditional BLT sandwich, replacing common bacon with Irish-style bacon.
Try the RLT, a spin on the traditional BLT sandwich, replacing common bacon with Irish-style bacon.
For breakfast and brunch, start your day off with traditional hearty hot cakes, fluffy omelets or bacon and eggs.
To start your meal, Poor Richard's has a large salad bar featuring their famous hot bacon dressing.
One favorite in particular is the #26 which is the turkey, smoked bacon, smoked Gouda, fresh tomato and a roasted garlic spread.
Try french toast topped with cheddar cheese and bacon or sour-cream breakfast crepes with raspberries.
Create your own omelet, or try one that comes with onions, cheese, mushrooms, ham, Canadian bacon or tofu.
You can have your eggs with a half dozen different accompaniments such as Vienna or Portuguese sausage, corned beef hash, spam, ham, bacon or steak.
The menu includes pot roast short ribs, Peppadew peach chicken, Jim Beam rib eye, prime port chop, grilled rack of lamb, bacon wrapped scallops, New York strip and Pommeray salmon.
The menu includes Kentucky Bourbon grilled chicken, bacon wrapped filet mignon, 22 oz. cowboy ribeye, Gulf snapper and herb crusted Frenched New Zealand rack of lamb.
The sea scallops with apple-wood smoked bacon and Japanese vegetables is off the market menu.
A seafood stew mixes mussels, clams and calamari with peas, corn, bacon and white wine.
The menu offers a mix of comfort foods, such as macaroni and cheese with bacon or smoked chicken quesadilla, while the entrees provide a choice of beef, poultry, and seafood.
[It is not clear that Bacon is the first to use the term in the now accepted sense; but he and Theophilus Raynaudus, S.
The "` bacon beetle" (Dermestes lardarius), and its hard hairy larva, are well known.
"ROBERT BACON (1860-1919), American banker, was born in Boston, Mass., July 5 1860.
He was succeeded by his nephew, William Byrd (1652-1704), who was born in London, went to Virginia about 1670, became a successful Indian trader, was a member of the House of Burgesses in 16 771682, was a supporter of Nathaniel Bacon at the beginning of James river, at the falls, visited: the tract in September 1733, and decided to found there the town of Richmond, at the same time selecting and naming the present site of Petersburg.
The column headed bacon and hams indicates clearly enough that the imports of fresh meat did not displace those of preserved pig meat, for the latter expanded from 4,715,000 cwt.
Bacon, during his stay in Paris, acquired considerable renown.
It is known that before the Opus Majus Bacon had already written some tracts, among which an unpublished work, Computus Naturalium, on chronology, belongs probably to the year 1263; while, if the dedication of the De Secretis Operibus be authentic, that short treatise must have been composed before 1249.
The necessity of accurate acquaintance with any foreign language and of obtaining good texts, is a subject Bacon is never weary of descanting upon.
This was the part of his work on which Bacon most prided himself, and in it, we may add, he seems to owe most to the Arab writers Kindi and Alhazen.
Bacon then discusses vision in a right line, the laws of reflection and refraction, and the construction of mirrors and lenses.
All these large works Bacon appears to have looked on as preliminaries, introductions, leading to a great work which should embrace the principles of all the sciences.
- The best work on Roger Bacon is perhaps that of E.
Charles, Roger Bacon, sa vie, ses ouvrages, ses doctrines d'apres des textes inedits (1861).
Des Roger Bacon and Die Kosmologie.
Des Roger Bacon (Vienna, 1879); S.
Hirsch, Early English Hebraists (1899) Book of Essays (London, 1905), deals with Bacon as a Hebraist.
Siebert, Roger Bacon: Inaugural Dissertation (Marburg, 1861).
Ingram, On the Opus Majus of Bacon (Dublin, 1858); Cousin, "Fragments phil.
Parrot, Roger Bacon et ses contemporains (1894); E.
For the popular legend see Famous Histcrie of Fryer Bacon (London, 1615; reproduced in Thoms, Early Prose Romances, iii.); R.
See Leonard Bacon, Thirteen Historical Discourses (New Haven, 1839); J.
Or splurge and order a flammekueche--a dish resembling a thin-crust pizza stacked with onions, bacon and quark cheese.
Weekend brunches at Janice-A-Bistro are simply "out of this world" and feature fluffy eggs, multigrain breads, down-home bacon and fresh fruit.
If you're willing to risk the calories, order the Aussie cheese fries to start--fries topped with cheese, bacon and spicy ranch dressing to dip them in.
From bison burgers to "Ken's Favorite"--bleu cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomatoes, pickles and mayo--there is no lack of meat in this hot spot.
Try a prickly pear margarita with salmon crepe, or indulge in the classically Portland "Le Trash Blanc": a bacon cheddar crepe with a Pabst Blue Ribbon.
Yet, when the smell of bacon lured him to the kitchen, she found herself wishing he would address the subject.
Two authors exercised a weighty influence on his mind - Francis Bacon and Grotius.
He was no follower of their ideas, indeed often opposed to them; but he derived from Bacon an increasing stimulus towards the investigation of certain great problems of history and philosophy, while Grotius proved valuable in his study of philosophic jurisprudence.
In doing what he did, Descartes actually exemplified that reduction of the processes of nature to mere transposition of the particles of matter, which in different ways was a leading idea in the minds of Bacon, Hobbes and Gassendi.
Philosophia Orientalis, mentioned by Roger Bacon, and now lost, which according to Averroes was pantheistic in tone.
After the publication of the Plaine Discovery, Napier seems to have occupied himself with the invention of secret instruments of war, for in the Bacon collection at Lambeth Palace there is a document, dated the 7th of.
Francis Bacon expressed his conviction that heat consists of a kind of motion or "brisk agitation" of the particles of matter.
Bacon, it is now said, was not appreciated by his age because he was in advance of it; he is no schoolman, but a modern thinker, whose conceptions of science are more just and clear than are even those of his more celebrated namesake.'
Surroundings, and Bacon is not an exception.
Instead, he grabbed a plate of Cynthia's scrambled eggs and bacon and hauled the heaping plate up to his room.
Bacon, accordingly, withdrew from the scholastic routine and devoted himself to languages and experimental research.
As'has been seen, Bacon had no sooner finished this elaborate work than he began to prepare a summary to be sent along with it.
For Bacon as a.
Mr. Jonathan Winston had to back up a step or two and wipe the egg off his face when he realized I saved his bacon after he nearly let a killer get away.
We may not choose to—we may choose eating cheesecake and bacon over living an estimated extra 2.4 months longer.
Mrs. Watson was already up, and the scents of bacon and eggs reminded Lana how long she'd gone without real food.
For instance, have you ever seen one of those people on TV who is turning one hundred and says he ate bacon every day of his life?
In spite of Cynthia's admonition he returned to the kitchen and cleaned the bacon grease from the floor, using half a roll of paper towels in completing the task.
You don't exactly eat eggs and bacon for breakfast, do you?
- Average Values of Fresh Meat, Bacon and Hams imported into the United Kingdom, 1891-1905 - per Cwt.
ROGER BACON (c. 1214 - c. 1294), English philosopher and man of science, was born near Ilchester in Somerset.
The scientific training which Bacon had received, mainly from the study of the Arab writers, showed him the manifold defects in the systems reared by these doctors.
Bacon and a Fragment of his Hebrew Grammar, edited with introduction and notes by E.
This view of nature Bacon considered fundamental, and it lies, indeed, at the root of his whole philosophy.
Experimental science, which in the Opus Tertium (p. 46) is distinguished from the speculative sciences and the operative arts in a way that forcibly reminds us of Francis Bacon, is said to have three great prerogatives over all other sciences: - (1) It verifies their conclusions by direct experiment; (2) It discovers truths which they could never reach; (3) It investigates the secrets of nature, and opens to us a knowledge of past and future.
Leland said that it is easier to collect the leaves of the Sibyl than the titles of the works written by Roger Bacon; and though the labour has been somewhat lightened by the publications of Brewer and Charles, referred to below, it is no easy matter even now to form an accurate idea of his actual productions.
As an instance of his method, Bacon gives an investigation into the nature and cause of the rainbow, which is really a very fine specimen of inductive research.
In the following year he wrote to Bacon, ordering him notwithstanding any injunctions from his superiors, to write out and send to him a treatise on the sciences which he had already asked of him when papal legate.
By the time Cade arrived in the kitchen she had biscuits, gravy, bacon and eggs ready.