Charles Lamb A dissertation upon roast pig
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So what about the new format? I have to admit that when I first heard about it, I equated it to “burning down the house to roast a pig”. It reminded me of a story I read a long time ago called “A dissertation on roast pig”. Written in the 19th century, by Charles Lambe, it is a humorous account of how a Chinese farmer accidently burns down his barn with all his pigs inside.What hypocrisy! I digress myself. What I do want to laud are my two-favourite essays from Lamb’s book. Firstly, A Dissertation Upon a Roast Pig. It’s such an extraordinary creation myth explaining how roast pig was first invented, you can’t help but wonder whether Lamb had been toking on Coleridge’s opium pipe too.