A Guide to the Cookbook ca. 1750 Cookbook, ca. 1750 MS 38.7

A Guide to the Cookbook, ca. 1750

A Collection in
the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
Manuscript Number MS 38.7


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 38.7
Title
Cookbook, ca. 1750.
Extent
1 v. (90 p.)
Language
English

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

Cookbook, Manuscript MS 38.7, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1938.

Alternative Form

Also available on microfilm (M-1093)


Scope and Content Information

A typically miscellaneous collection of popular eighteenth-century recipes, apparently copied from English printed sources. Nearly half of them are medicinal.

Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Cookery--Virginia.
  • Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions.
  • Recipes--Virginia.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Cookbooks.

Adjunct Descriptive Data

Bibliography

Bullock, Helen.The Williamsburg Art of Cookery, or Accomplish'd Gentlewoman's Companion.Williamsburg: Colonial Williamsburg, 1938.
Call Number: TX715.B84 1938

Bibliography

Bullock, Helen.The Williamsburg Art of Cookery, or Accomplish'd Gentlewoman's Companion.Williamsburg: Colonial Williamsburg, 1938.
Call Number: TX715.B84 1938