An anonymous collection of culinary and medical receipts

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  • Reference
      GB 206 MS 1680
  • Dates of Creation
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 vol. (148 pp.) Ruled notebook bound in marbled boards. Entries are in a single hand, with two loose inserts (one recipe and one postcard) in different hands.

Scope and Content

Pages 1-129 contain culinary receipts; pages 130-137 contain medical receipts; (pp.9-14; 23-24; 28-30; 42-44; 56-58; 68-70; 75-78;91-108; 119-129; 138-148 are blank)

Administrative / Biographical History

Nothing is known of the compiler of the collection

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Bought from Quaritch (Phillips sale, 9 November 2001)


In English

Additional Information

The postcard is addressed to a Miss Tunbridge of Southampton