Detail View: LUNA: Folger Manuscript Transcriptions Collection: A boocke of very good medicines for seueral deseases, wounds, and sores both new and olde [manuscript].

Digital Image File Name: 
136184
Source Call Number: 
V.a.387
Source Title: 
A boocke of very good medicines for seueral deseases, wounds, and sores both new and olde [manuscript].
Image Details: 
A key to the shorthand used in this manuscript is available at https://folgerpedia.folger.edu/Shorthand_used_by_Katherine_Packer
Source Creator: 
Packer, Katherine, fl. 1639.
Source Created or Published: 
1639
Physical Description: 
page 221
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
Hamnet Catalog Link: 
http://hamnet.folger.edu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?BBID=230662
Transcription: 
221 [all three receipts have a penciled x drawn over them] 96 To make a good Pudding x 32 Take a quart of creame and boile it well, then take ^a 2 penny loafe & cut it very thin, then power the creame to it & couer it close a little while, then put in the yolkes of 10 eggs well beaten & suger, & put moce to nutmeg in steepe rosewater, & straine your rosewater into the pudding & stirr it very well together, the boile it. 97 To make a Potatoe Pye . x 33 Take a pound of potatoes and boile them till they be soft then take halfe an ounce of synamon halfe an ounce of nutmeg a little pepper some large mace a little salt, 2 oun ces of dates & 2 marrow bones, halfe a pound of butter when it is baked put in some white wine & butter. 99 To make a seath Pye . x 34 Take a little raw beefe & a little raw mutton shread them together take a little time & parsly minced small some suet pepper & salt, 6 pepins, some suger, & make them
Credit: 
Transcriptions made by Shakespeare's World volunteers (shakespearesworld.org), participants in EMROC classes and transcribathons (emroc.hypotheses.org), participants in Folger paleography classes and transcribathons, and Folger docents.