Receipts.

"Manuscript receipts: cookery, beverages, medicinal, and household. Many are attributed to English sources, and many more are very clearly products of the United States (i.e., the sundry directions for producing a variety of Election Day Cakes, cranberry jellies, etc.). Two different hands are at wo...

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Main Author: Holyoke, Edward Augustus, 1728-1829
Language:English
Published: [between 1790 and 1815]
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Ownership and Custodial History:
Steve Finer Rare Books: "This item bears impeccable provenance from a descendant in the family."
Physical Description:58 unnumbered pages ; 19 cm in box 21 cm + bound archival photocopy (21 cm)
Variant Title:
Manuscript cookbook.
Format: Book
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"Manuscript receipts: cookery, beverages, medicinal, and household. Many are attributed to English sources, and many more are very clearly products of the United States (i.e., the sundry directions for producing a variety of Election Day Cakes, cranberry jellies, etc.). Two different hands are at work here over the same stretch of time: the older doctor's cribbed pen and a younger, more stable writer."-- dealer catalog annotation.
Note:By Edward August Holyoke, M.D.
Caption title.
Binder's title: Manuscript cookbook.
Call Number:MSS 234
XX codex