Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Receipt book of Mary Hookes [manuscript].

Digital Image File Name: 
130843
Source Call Number: 
V.b.342
Source Creator: 
Hookes, Mary, fl. 1680.
Source Title: 
Receipt book of Mary Hookes [manuscript].
Source Created or Published: 
ca. 1675-1725
Physical Description: 
front inside cover || [page i]
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Hookes, Mary, fl. 1680.
Title (Hamnet): 
Receipt book of Mary Hookes [manuscript], ca. 1675-1725.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
230 p. ; 31 x 20 cm.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts - 17th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts - 18th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Cookbooks - 17th century - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Cookbooks - 18th century - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Medical formularies - 17th century - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Medical formularies - 18th century - Manuscripts.
Notes (Hamnet): 
[6], 3-104, 107-112, 115-131, [132], 1-60, 73-76, 83-96, 107-110, 125-129, [130-140] p. Blank pages on first p. 99-100, 102-[132], and second 25-126; stubs between first p. 104 and 107, first p. 112 and 115, second p. 60 and 73, second p. 76 and 83, second p. 96 and 107, second p. 110 and 125.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Includes index before first set of numbered pages and index after second set of numbered pages.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Written in a late 17th century hand with additions in an early 18th century hand.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Front flyleaf inscribed "Mary Hookes, 1680."
Notes (Hamnet): 
Consisting of recipes for preserves, wines, jellies, puddings, cakes, and medicinal recipes. Some recipes are attributed by name (Mrs. Carr, Lady Lockhart, Lady Wharton, Dr. Clifford, etc.).
Notes (Hamnet): 
Acquired through Hofmann & Freeman in March 1987, from Christie's December 3, 1986 sale, lot 357.
Notes (Hamnet): 
The housewife's rich cabinet : remedies, recipes, and helpful hints / Jean Miller, Francie Owens, Rachel Doggett ; with an introduction by Heloise. Washington, D.C. : Folger Shakespeare Library, 1997, p. 40.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Fooles and Fricassees: Food in Shakespeare's England / edited by Mary Anne Caton, with an essay by Joan Thirsk. Washington, DC, 1999, p. 77.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Exhibited: Housewife's Rich Cabinet: Remedies, Recipes, & Helpful Hints, curated by Rachel Doggett, Jean Miller, & Francie Owens, Folger Shakespeare Library, August 27, 1997-January 31, 1998.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Exhibited: Fooles and Fricassees: Food in Shakespeare's England, Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., September 10-December 30, 1999.
Provenance (Hamnet): 
Formerly Folger MS Add 931.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
V.b.342