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" There came in my time to the College one Nathaniel Conopios, out of Greece, from Cyrill, the patriarch of Constantinople, who, returning many years after, was made (as I ,understand) Bishop of Smyrna. He was the first I ever saw drink coffee; which custom... "
The Lives of the Right Hon. Francis North, Baron Guilford, Lord Keeper of ... - Page 317
by Roger North - 1826
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 295

English periodicals - 1903
...Patriarch of Constantinople, who returning many years after, was made (as I understand) Bishop of Smyrna. He was the first I ever saw drink coffee, which custom came not into England till thirty years after." This same Cretan was expelled the University of Oxford by the Parliamentarian visitors, Nov. 1648....
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Home Life Under the Stuarts, 1603-1649

Jessie Bedford, Elizabeth Godfrey - England - 1903 - 312 pages
...of Constantinople, ' who returning many years after was made (as I under' stand) Bishop of Smyrna. He was the first I ever saw ' drink coffee, which custom came not into England till ' 30 years after.' Anthony Wood,2 however, not more than a dozen years later, in 1649, says : ' This...
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Rotherham: The Old Meeting-house and Its Ministers, with Supplementary Chapters

William Blazeby - Rotherham (England) - 1906 - 440 pages
...College, Oxford, he was introduced to a Greek gentleman, afterwards Bishop of Smyrna, and he adds, " He was the first I ever saw drink coffee, which custom came not into England till 30 years after." Chocolate was a newly imported beverage from Spain in the reign of Charles, but was...
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In Praise of Oxford: Life and manners

Oxford (England) - 1911
...Coffee-drinker Constantinople, who returning many years after was made (as I understand) Bishop of Smyrna. He was the first I ever saw drink coffee ; which custom came not into England till thirty years after. Evelyn's Diary. Cirques Jobson, a Jew and Jacobite, born near Mount Libanus sold coffey [1654] in a...
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Historic Silver of the Colonies and Its Makers

Francis Hill Bigelow - Silversmiths - 1917 - 532 pages
...one Nathaniel Conopios, out of Greece, from Cyrill, the patriarch of Constantinople, as the first he ever saw drink coffee which custom came not into England till thirty years after (thirty is said to have been written in error for twenty)." (cjj) In " The Rape of the Lock " Pope...
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Words We Misspell in Business: Ten Thousand Terms, Showing Their Correct ...

Frank H. Vizetelly - English language - 1921 - 286 pages
...form coffee. He notes in his "Memoirs" (1658) that "There came in my time to the College (at Oxford) one Nathaniel Conopios out of Greece. He was the first I ever saw drink coffee; which custom came mot into England until thirty years after." When the Plague struck London (1665), Dr. GEORGE HARVEY...
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All About Coffee

William Harrison Ukers - Coffee - 1922 - 878 pages
...Patriarch of Constantinople, who. returning many years after was made (as I understand) Bishop of Smyrna.' He was the first I ever saw drink coffee ; which custom came not into Kurland till thirty years thereafter. Evelyn should have said thirteen years after; for then it was...
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Notes and Queries, Volume 146

Questions and answers - 1924 - 566 pages
...of Constantinople, who, return| ing many years after, was made (as 1 understand) Bishop of Smyrna. He was the first I ever saw drink coffee, which custom came not into England till 30 years after. The ' NED' wrongly dates this entrj 1636. In ' The Diary of the Lady Anne Clifford...
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The Lives of the Right Hon. Francis North, Baron Guilford; the Hon ..., Volume 1

Roger North - 1890
...1637, Evelyn, in his Diary, says, " There came in my time to the college, one Nathaniel Con«ipios, nut of Greece. He was the first I ever saw drink coffee,...Anderson, in his History of Commerce, vol. ii. p. 566, that, " in the year 1662, one Hr. Edwards, a Turkey merchant, brought home with him a Greek servant,...
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In Search Of London

H.v. Morton, v Morton - Travel - 2009 - 448 pages
...for 1637 that a fellow undergraduate at Balliol College, Oxford, a Greek called Nathaniel Conopios, " was the first I ever saw drink coffee, which custom came not into England till thirty years after ". The actual date was 1652, when a coffee-house was opened in Cornhill by a man called Rosa Pasquee,...
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