Recipe Book

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Recipe book containing domestic recipes (folios 1-54) and medical recipes (folios 54v-120). Inscribed on the front fly-leaves:

Conditions Governing Access

The manuscript is available for consultation by any accredited reader.

Acquisition Information

Presented to the John Rylands Library by J.B. Macalpine of Grasmere, Westmorland, in December 1953.


Description compiled by Jo Humpleby, project archivist.

Other Finding Aids

Catalogued in the Hand-List of the Collection of English Manuscripts in the John Rylands Library, 1952-1970 (English MS 1167).

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