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Whiteaker, Elizabeth (& others)

  • Whiteaker, Elizabeth
c. 1725
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work


Collection of cookery receipts, and a few medical receipts: in English. Inside the cover is written 'Elizabeth Whiteaker Book'. There are additions by several hands; on the last leaf before the blank section is an obituary notice of the Revd. Thomas Scott, Vicar of Wakefield, Prebendary of the Cathedral Church of York, who died 25 April 1729, apparently written by E. Whiteaker.


c. 1725

Physical description

1 volume 100 ll. + 62 bl. ll. + 13 ll. 4to. 171/2 × 14 cm. Original panelled calf binding, damaged. Some leaves have been torn out near the beginning. Written on the rectos only.

Acquisition note

Purchased 1930.

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).

Location of duplicates

Microfilm reference: AMS/MF/219.


  • English


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