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Recipes, etc. collected by a member of the Cooke Family. The title given above is that written on a label pasted down on the outside of the upper cover. The MS. however contains entries by various hands of medical, cookery and other receipts, including an extract from the 'Dispensatory of the Royal College of Physicians of London, 5th edition, 1773'. This section is dated 1782.



Physical description

1 volume 42 ll. 4to. 191/2 x 151/2 cm. Original paper covers. A leaf has been repaired.


Acquisition note

Purchased 1931.

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/225.


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