File NLW MS 12746D. - Recipes, etc.,

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NLW MS 12746D.


Recipes, etc.,


  • [1685x1800]. (Creation)

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An imperfect volume containing medical, culinary, and household recipes, and miscellaneous literary items including extracts from [Edward] Bysshe: The Art of [English] Poetry [(London, 1702)], an incomplete transcript of [John] Dryden's poem 'Alexander's Feast or the Power of Musique', extracts from 'Sir Charles Grandison's Memoirs' [? Samuel Richardson: The History of Sir Charles Grandison . . . (1754)], extracts from [Anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd earl of] Shaftesbury: Characteristicks [of Men, Manners, Opinions, Times (1711)], extracts from [William] Mason's poem ['Musaeus: A Monody to the Memory of Mr. Pope'], etc.

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Item: 1.1 Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 12746D). Action: Condition reviewed. Action identifier: 4963338. Date: 20040611. Authorization: Selected for conservation. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: J. Thomas. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 12746D) : Loose documents pinned to some pages, documents containing small tears and creases. Institution: WlAbNL.

Item: 1.2 Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 12746D). Action: Conserved. Action identifier: 4963338. Date: 20041126. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: G. Edwards. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 12746D) : Repaired documents and hinged in with Japanese paper using pure wheat starch paste. Institution: WlAbNL.


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The description is also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).

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Formerly known as D. E. Jenkins 16.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 12746D.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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