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[Recipe book containing medical and culinary receipts, in the hand of Rebecca Frankland and others]

  • Author

    Frankland, Rebecca,

  • Date published

    1640

  • Publisher

    [U.K. : unpublished, 1640-1700?]

  • Subject

    Cooking, English History 16th century

    Food habits Great Britain History 16th century

  • Accession number

    83426470

  • Class

    SR MSS drawer 93.0242/FRA

  • Language

    English

  • Physical description

    [6], 1-279, 128 (numbered 1a - 127a), 8 p. ; 19 cm.

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Index on [pp.2-6] and at end of book. Purchased at Sothebys, Henry Pratley sale 13th January 1988., Medicine, food and drink recipes are interspersed at random, written out in various hands. Rebecca Frankland may be of Warwickshire origin. Recipe on p. 57a is from Lady Leigh.