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Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper

Thursday 29th November 2018: 1:00pm GMT

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Estimate: £2,000 - 3,000

Hammer Price: £5,000

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Cookery.- Bragge family (of Sadborow Hall, near Thorncombe, Dorset) Collection of recipes, manuscript, 109pp., and 4pp. index at front, index and first 18pp. slightly water-stained, browned, original marbled wrappers, rubbed, faded and creased, lettered direct "Cookery Book" on upper cover, folio, [c. 1690-1720].

⁂ Recipes include: "To make a Marrow Pudding... Aunt Raw"; "Carraway Cakes... my Mother"; "To make Quince Wine"; "Snake Root Brandy"; "Rasberry Brandy"; "Orange Cream"; "Minc'd Pyes"; "A Lark Pie... Withers"; "To make Almond Custard"; "Rice Pudding to bake"; "To make Buley Beef"; "To do Lambs Ears & Tails... Mr Lloyd"; "To stew Lettice"; "To make Cream Toasts" etc.

Full Lot Details

Cookery.- Bragge family (of Sadborow Hall, near Thorncombe, Dorset) Collection of recipes, manuscript, 109pp., and 4pp. index at front, index and first 18pp. slightly water-stained, browned, original marbled wrappers, rubbed, faded and creased, lettered direct "Cookery Book" on upper cover, folio, [c. 1690-1720].

⁂ Recipes include: "To make a Marrow Pudding... Aunt Raw"; "Carraway Cakes... my Mother"; "To make Quince Wine"; "Snake Root Brandy"; "Rasberry Brandy"; "Orange Cream"; "Minc'd Pyes"; "A Lark Pie... Withers"; "To make Almond Custard"; "Rice Pudding to bake"; "To make Buley Beef"; "To do Lambs Ears & Tails... Mr Lloyd"; "To stew Lettice"; "To make Cream Toasts" etc.