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[Cookery manuscript and literary miscellanies].

Author: Helen Brackenridg; John Gay; Thomas Parnell; François de Salignac de La Mothe- Fénelon; William Beveridge
Publisher: [1726-1732]
Edition/Format:   Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Cookery book with other miscellaneous prose and poetry entries, ranging from passages out of Bishop Beveridge's Thoughts on religion to classical romances to poetry by John Gay. The compiler of at least the later miscellaneous entries was a Helen Brackenridg, who inscribed and dated the volume in 1732. An earlier inscription with Latin mottoes and the date 1726 is likely in a different hand.
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Genre/Form: Anthologies
Cookbooks
Ownership inscriptions (Provenance)
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Brackenridg; John Gay; Thomas Parnell; François de Salignac de La Mothe- Fénelon; William Beveridge
OCLC Number: 287133915
Notes: Manuscript.
Index pages, numbered 3-9 (pages 1-2 are missing), at the beginning of the volume; recipes are organized and numbered as given in the index.
Multiple pages at the beginning and end of the text missing; several other pages loose.
Description: 3-9, [1], 1-6, 9-73, [73] pages, bound ; 19 cm

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Cookery book with other miscellaneous prose and poetry entries, ranging from passages out of Bishop Beveridge's Thoughts on religion to classical romances to poetry by John Gay. The compiler of at least the later miscellaneous entries was a Helen Brackenridg, who inscribed and dated the volume in 1732. An earlier inscription with Latin mottoes and the date 1726 is likely in a different hand.

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