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Recipes and everyday knowledge : medicine, science, and the household in early modern England / Elaine Leong.
- Leong, Elaine Yuen Tien, 1975-
About this work
Chicago, IL : University of Chicago Press, 2018.
281 pages : black and white illustrations, facsimiles ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction: recipes, households, and everyday knowledge -- Making recipe books in early modern England: material practices and the social production of knowledge -- Managing health and household from afar -- Collecting recipes step-by-step -- Recipe trials in the early modern household -- Writing the family archive: recipes and the paperwork of kinship -- Recipes for sale: intersections between manuscript and print cultures -- Conclusion: recipes beyond the household.
Where to find it
Location StatusHistory of MedicineDFXN.41.AA6 Open shelves