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Cookery receipts for sweetmeats and confectionery by mrs. Mary Eales

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MS. Eng. misc. e. 38

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Cookery receipts for sweetmeats and confectionery by mrs. Mary Eales. 'The Originall Book of Mrd Eells Receytes in Sweetmeates and Confectionary things delivered in consideration of five Guineys and Warranted to be right and perfect by her': a note nearly contemporary. There is a list of the 125 receipts on fol. i.

Dates

  • Written in the first half of the 18th century

Extent

121 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. e. 38, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. e. 38

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19513

Overview

Cookery receipts for sweetmeats and confectionery by mrs. Mary Eales

Biographical / Historical

Mary Eales (fl. 18th century).

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 33078

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented on April 7, 1902, by mr. S. G. Perceval.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 1/8 × 6 1/2 in.
Title
Cookery receipts for sweetmeats and confectionery by mrs. Mary Eales
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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