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Recipe Books

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Three 17th-century recipe books containing medical and culinary recipes, including recipe books of Elizabeth Bertie and Mary Widdrington.

Dates

  • 17th cent.

Extent

4 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. c. 250].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. hist. c. 250, e. 199; Eng. misc. d. 436-437

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13402

Biographical / Historical

Elizabeth Bertie, later wife of the 2nd Baron Widdrington. Mary Widdrington, probably the eldest daughter of the 2nd Baron Widdrington.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The books were bought at Sotheby's in 1939.
Title
Recipe Books
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom