Log In | Contact Us| View Cart (0)
Home Collections Digital Content Subjects Creators Record Groups

Manuscript Cookbook collection

Overview

Scope and Contents

Detailed Description

Box 1

Box 2

Box 3

Box 4

Box 5

Box 6

Box 7

Box 8

Box 9

Box 10

Box 11

Box 12

Box 13

Box 14

Box 15

Box 16

Box 17

Box 18

Box 19



Contact us about this collection

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

By Grace Heidebrecht

Printer-friendly Printer-friendly | Email Us Contact Us About This Collection

Collection Overview

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).

Subject/Index Terms

Cookery


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Box:

[Box 1],
[Box 2],
[Box 3],
[Box 4],
[Box 5],
[Box 6],
[Box 7],
[Box 8],
[Box 9],
[Box 10],
[Box 11],
[Box 12],
[Box 13],
[Box 14],
[Box 15],
[Box 16],
[Box 17],
[Box 18],
[Box 19],
[All]

Box 14Add to your cart.
Item 84: Clarke, Frederick and Devon Dawlish. N/A, 1802-1821Add to your cart.

Publisher: N/A

Publication Location: Unknown

Number of Pages with Recipes: N/A

Additional Information: Mixture of recipes, remedies, and 35p of mathematical methods and calculations. 82 culinary recipes, 34 remedies. Spine wear and tear. Frederick Clarke's schoolbook turned recipe book.

Item 85: Walker, George. Book of Recipes, George Walker'sAdd to your cart.

Publisher: N/A

Publication Location: England?

Number of Pages with Recipes: 154

Additional Information: Recipes, home remedies, list of exchange rate, list of items lost on the Atlantic. Written in two hands, changes about the middle. Binding taped.

Item 86: Bunje, Emil and Theodore Hieronymus. Annotated Bibliography of California Viticulture, 1937Add to your cart.

Publisher: Berkley

Publication Location: California

Number of Pages with Recipes: 97

Additional Information: Original copy plus typed transcript. Selected list of important aspects of California viticulture. Supposedly the "first work of its kind on California viticulture."

Item 87: Giffard, Anne. N/A, 1765Add to your cart.

Publisher: N/A

Publication Location: United States

Number of Pages with Recipes: 196

Additional Information: 96p of recipes and home remedies, written in multiple hands throughout. First text leaf missing. Original binding. Inscription in front "Anne Giffard/ a very notable woman/ 1765."

Item 88: Unknown Author. N/A, 1959-1982Add to your cart.

Publisher: N/A

Publication Location: Unknown

Number of Pages with Recipes: 167

Additional Information: Written in Hebrew, only 87p of recipes. Very good condition. Israeli Jewish recipe cookbook mostly pies, pastries, cakes beside blintzes and Kneidlach.

Item 89: Joyner, Henry. Receipt Book. / H. Joyners, 1823Add to your cart.

Publisher: N/A

Publication Location: Essex, England

Number of Pages with Recipes: 8 leaves

Additional Information: 8 leaves bound in marbled papers. Mixture of recipes and remedies. Remedies for farm livestock included. Frislings Home Farm.

Item 90: Unknown Author. Receipts, 1842-1873Add to your cart.

Publisher: N/A

Publication Location: Gibralter

Number of Pages with Recipes: 86

Additional Information: Missing first text leaf. Mixture of culinary recipes and remedies.


Browse by Box:

[Box 1],
[Box 2],
[Box 3],
[Box 4],
[Box 5],
[Box 6],
[Box 7],
[Box 8],
[Box 9],
[Box 10],
[Box 11],
[Box 12],
[Box 13],
[Box 14],
[Box 15],
[Box 16],
[Box 17],
[Box 18],
[Box 19],
[All]


Log In
Page Generated in: 0.118 seconds (using 227 queries).
Using 8.28MB of memory. (Peak of 8.57MB.)

Powered by Archon Version 3.21 rev-2.1
Copyright ©2012 The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign