Catalogue of French, German, Italian, Latin, and Spanish cookery and housekeeping books, compiled by John Hodgkin

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Catalogue of French, German, Italian, Latin, and Spanish cookery and housekeeping books, compiled by John Hodgkin, a bibliographer and collector of cookery books.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Hodgkin was a bibliographer and collector of cookery books. Some of his books and papers were acquired by Blanche Leigh, who subsequently donated her cookery collection to the Brotherton Library

Arrangement

Arranged mainly in alphabetical order of titles with a thumb index

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Mrs Leigh, 1939

Note

In English

Custodial History

The Blanche Leigh Collection of Cookery Books