Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: The Lady Grace Castleton's booke of receipts [manuscript].

Digital Image File Name: 
127576
Source Call Number: 
V.a.600
Source Creator: 
Castleton, Grace Saunderson, Viscountess, d. 1667.
Source Title: 
The Lady Grace Castleton's booke of receipts [manuscript].
Image Details: 
Part I. When reading Part I, Part II is inverted and reversed.
Source Created or Published: 
17th century
Physical Description: 
page 6 || page 7
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Castleton, Grace Saunderson, Viscountess, d. 1667.
Title (Hamnet): 
The Lady Grace Castleton's booke of receipts [manuscript], 17th century.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
236 p. ; 19 x 15 cm.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts - England - 17th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Cookbooks - England - 17th century - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Medical formularies - England - 17th century - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Clasps (Binding).
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Castleton, Sarah Saunderson, Viscountess, d. 1717.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Part 1: 10, 15-24, 27-89, 91-93, 96-229 p.; Part 2 (beginning from rear of volume): 2, 14 p. Pages from part 1 removed: 11-14, 25-26 and 94-95; page 90 skipped in numbering; pages 138-139 and 178-229 blank; tear and repair to p. 172 made to lower right corner, affecting text.
Notes (Hamnet): 
In several hands, probably also of George Saunderson, Viscount Castleton's second wife, Sarah Evelyn, d. 1717.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Title from inside front cover "The Lady Grace Castleton's Bookes of receipts."
Notes (Hamnet): 
Partial list of contents for part 1 on first page of part 2.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Contains many cookery receipts including "Lobster pye," "To pickel Lobsters," Chocolatt cream," and "Black cherry cordiall water." Also includes a few medicinal receipts including one for "The oyle of St. Johns woort." Attributions to various receipts are made throughout.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Acquired from Forsyth's Hourglass, September 1988.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Washington, D.C., Folger Shakespeare Library, 2011. Beyond Home Remedy. DFo
Provenance (Hamnet): 
Formerly Folger MS Add 940.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
V.a.600