"A cook roasting a goose; he holds the spit with one hand, and blows the fire with a fan held in the other. A second person is cutting up joints of meat and putting them into the pot, which is boiling close at hand." — Goodrich, 1844

Egyptian kitchen

"A cook roasting a goose; he holds the spit with one hand, and blows the fire with a fan held in the…

Two men roasting meat over an open fire.

Men Cooking

Two men roasting meat over an open fire.

An illustration of a family roasting a chicken.

Roasting Chicken

An illustration of a family roasting a chicken.