Contains many cake, wine and preserve receipts, including a cake without yeast and wine made from gooseberries and one of sage. Also includes a few medicinal receipts, including "A Dyet Drink for the Greene sicknesse," "A Water for sore eyes," several salves for the breast, and "To abate [th]e swelling of [th]e throat by [th]e small pox."
Bound with: Riders (1688) British Merlin (Wing A2258B)
Also available as a digital reproduction
Formerly Folger MS Add 548
Bound in leather boards, with gold tooling and evidence of metal clasps
Acquired from Heath, February 14, 1969
Also known as
Extended title: Cookery and medicinal recipes ca. 1688