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Level Item
Extent 1 volume
Title Parker, Jane (fl.1651)
Date 1651
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Name Parker, Jane (fl.1651)

Mrs. Jane Parker her Boock Anno 1651.

The first 50 ll. contain mainly cookery receipts, the 23 ll. starting from the other end of the volume are mostly medical receipts.

Custodial History From the John Hodgkin Collection of Cookery-books.
Acquisition Details Purchased 1931.
Accession Number 73714
Access Status Open
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Language English
Physical Description 50 ll. + 11 bl. ll. + 23 ll. 4to. 19 151/2 cm. Original vellum binding: leather ties, one partly wanting.
Finding Aids Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).
Copies This recipe book has been digitised and images are linked to the catalogue record. In addition, a microfilm copy is held as AMS/MF/220.
Relevant Publications Published (in microfilm form) in Women in Medicine: Remedy Books, 1533 - 1865, ed. Sara Pennell (Woodbridge, Connecticut: Primary Source Microfilm, 2004).
Subject Cooking
Subject Medicine, Traditional

Formulas, recipes, etc.

MaterialType Archives - Non-digital
System No. 78b22d0e-134a-4542-ac3d-e26fdf112f80