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Veterinary Recipe Book: British, 18th century
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About this work
Manuscript recipe compilation, giving treatments for diseases of horses (ff. 1-9), cows (ff. 10-13v, 15v), sheep (f. 13v) and pigs (ff. 14-15r). Signed on f. 15r, "Robert Phillips his Book February the 22nd Day N.S. 1762." 16ff. (the top section cut from f.1 and a section, the right size and shape to be a signature, from f.16), paper covers.
Purchased from Norman Comben, September 1997.
Database description transcribed from Richard Aspin and Christopher Hilton's typescript supplement to S.A.J Moorat's Catalogue of Western Manuscripts