Catchmay, Lady Frances (d.1629)
- Catchmay, Lady Frances, d.1629.
- c. 1625
- Archives and manuscripts
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"A booke of medicens".
Written by several contemporary hands, with a few later 17th cent. additions.
On the verso of the second preliminary leaf is an inscription: "This Booke with the others of Medicins, preserues and Cookerye, My lady Catchmay lefte with me to be delivered to her Sonne Sir William Catchmay Earnestly desiringe and Chardginge him to lett every one of his Brothers and Sisters to haue true Coppyes of the sayd Bookes, or such parte thereof as any of them doth desire. In witness that this was her request, I haue herevnto sett my hand at the delivery of the sayd Bookes. Ed. Bett.".
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