Springatt, Frances (& others)
- Springatt, Frances
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About this work
Collection of cookery and medical receipts: with later additions by several hands.
1 volume 2 ll. + 185 ff. 4to. 19 × 141/2 cm. Original calf binding, rebacked. The end-papers are made from the leaves of a black-letter Bible with ornamental woodcut initials, containing parts of the Book of Isaiah.
The writer married Daniel Ayshford probably in 1690, and on the verso of the first leaf is a list of their children, ending with the ninth born in 1709-of these four are noted as dead.
Location of duplicates
This recipe book has been digitised and images are linked to the catalogue record. In addition, a microfilm copy is held as AMS/MF/218.
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).
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