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Manuscript Cookbook collection, 1650–1980 | Morse Department of Special Collections

By Grace Heidebrecht

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Title: Manuscript Cookbook collection, 1650–1980Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Morse Department of Special Collections

Extent: 19.0 Boxes

Subjects: Cookery

Languages: English, French, German, Danish, Hebrew

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Manuscript Cookbook collection includes 106 cookbooks with culinary recipes and home remedies dating from the early 16th century to the late 20th century. The cookbooks originate from various countries, such as Austria (1), Denmark (1), England (25), France (1), Germany (7), Ireland (3), Mexico (5), Palestine (1), Slovakia (1), Switzerland (2), and the United States (42). The books vary in size and shape and are almost exclusively handwritten. Although most are written in English, other languages include German (10), French (2), Danish (1), and Hebrew (1).

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Cookery


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Item 66: Jones, J.C. Army Book 136, 1930-1940Add to your cart.

Publisher: N/A

Publication Location: United States

Number of Pages with Recipes: N/A

Additional Information: English. 53 recipes, 32 desserts listed in one end of the book, 22 main dishes begin at other end of the book; all in same hand.

Item 67: Unknown Author. Cahier de Confiseur, 1740sAdd to your cart.

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Publication Location: France

Number of Pages with Recipes: N/A

Additional Information: 16 recipes contained in a vellum wallet binding, written in French.

Item 68: Roberts, Jemima. Recipe Book: Miss Jemima Roberts, 1800Add to your cart.

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Publication Location: Unknown

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Item 69: Unknown Author. Cooking, 1840-1860Add to your cart.

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Publication Location: Hudson River Valley area

Number of Pages with Recipes: 36

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Item 70: Unknown Author. N/A, 1766Add to your cart.

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Publication Location: England

Number of Pages with Recipes: 60

Additional Information: English country manuscript, 60p of text plus blank leaves. Bound in full sheep measuring 8x6 1/4 x 3/4 inches. Written in at least two 18th century hands that are intermixed; recipes and some remedies from cattle and horses. Seller information available.

Item 71: Unknown Author. N/A, 1790-1810Add to your cart.

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Publication Location: Ireland

Number of Pages with Recipes: N/A

Additional Information: Household manuscript containing culinary and medicinal recipes. Written in two different hands, at each end. Contains 85 recipes and 46 medical and herbal remedies. Seller information available.


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