[-] & Receipts
- late 18th century - early 19th century
- Archives and manuscripts
About this work
"[Illegible] & Receipts" on cover
Culinary, medical, household and cosmetic recipes, with a few veterinary items: in several hands, with index.
Medical prescriptions include "For nervous depression of spirits", two for the treatment of cholera, instruction on "Application of leeches"
A number of entries relating to decorative arts, "To make flowers blow at Christmas", "For Transparencies", "To take the impression of a butterfly in all its colours"varnishes, inks, etc.
Doodles of heads on stained pages towards the end.
Where to find it
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