Two 19th-century recipe books

Scope and Content

Two 19th-century recipe books.

Administrative / Biographical History

Two 19th-century recipe books, creator unknown.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Acquisition Information

Given to the Library in 1994.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Custodial History

MS. Don. e. 174 was owned by Jane H. Peacock of Wallsend in 1838.