File NLW MS 16721B. - Book of recipes,

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NLW MS 16721B.


Book of recipes,


  • [1850x1870] / (Creation)

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56 ff. (inverted text ff. 47-55 verso) ; 200 x 161 mm. Quarter-leather.

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'Mrs John Llewellin' on inside front cover.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

A. R. Llewellin-Taylour; London; Donation; April 1956

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A volume containing culinary and medicinal recipes collected by Mrs John Llewellin, [1850x1870], in which sources are named, dates sometimes given, and comments included on the quality of the resulting fare or remedy.

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Title supplied from contents.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 16721B.

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Virtua system control number


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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH.


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Dates of creation revision deletion

November 2006.


  • English



Archivist's note

Description compiled by Bethan Ifans;

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  • Text: NLW MS 16721B.