Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: A book of very good medicines for several diseases wound and sores both new and old [manuscript], 1639.

Digital Image File Name: 
46301
Source Call Number: 
V.a.387
Source Creator: 
Packer, Katherine, fl. 1639.
Source Title: 
A book of very good medicines for several diseases wound and sores both new and old [manuscript], 1639.
Source Created or Published: 
1639
Physical Description: 
first endleaf recto, signature
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Packer, Katherine, fl. 1639.
Title (Hamnet): 
A book of very good medicines for several diseases wound and sores both new and old [manuscript], 1639.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 v.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shorthand -- 17th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Conduct of life -- Early works to 1800 -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Cookbooks -- 17th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts -- 17th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Medical formularies -- 17th century -- Manuscripts.
Notes (Hamnet): 
[3], 1-63, [2-fold out], 64-325, 330-377 p.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Both sections have an index. Majority of the entries have an x or a line drawn through them but not overly effecting the text.
Notes (Hamnet): 
By Katherine Packer. Also, Preserving and cookery. Some shorthand notes (shorthand based cipher). In between the two sections are some words of advice.
Provenance (Hamnet): 
Formerly Folger MS Add 335.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
V.a.387