Elizabeth Capell recipe book
- Elizabeth Capell recipe book
- 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:
- Capell, Elizabeth
- Bookseller's labels
Cooking, English -- History -- Sources
Formulas, recipes, etc -- Early works to 1800
Medicine, Popular -- History -- Sources
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
- 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.