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Elizabeth Capell recipe book

Title:
Elizabeth Capell recipe book
Abstract:
Contains culinary recipes and recipes for medical remedies, in the handwriting of several different authors. The last page is a copy of "the Story of Bembo, a Primitive Christian," originally published in Oxford in 1689 by minister Richard Allestree.
Persistent Record Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/2345/MS2002_012
Creator:
Capell, Elizabeth
Date:
1699-1715
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Bookseller's labels
Collection:
Elizabeth Capell recipe book
Subject:
Cooking, English -- History -- Sources
Formulas, recipes, etc -- Early works to 1800
Medicine, Popular -- History -- Sources
Note:
Annotations on front pastedown: "Elizabeth Capell her receip[ts] Anno Dom[in]i 1699; Elizabeth Capell her book; S. Maude 1892."
Bookseller's label on front pastedown, partially torn away: "H. Cleaver."
Recipe book by Elizabeth Capell, MS.2002.012, John J. Burns Library, Boston College.
Physical Description:
94 unnumbered pages ; 18 cm
Language:
English
Identifier:
MS.2002.012
Use Restrictions:
These materials are in the public domain. No copyright permissions are needed. Acknowledgement of the Boston College University Libraries as a source for borrowed images is requested.

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