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Martha Washington's Booke of cookery : and, Book of sweetmeats : being a family manuscript, curiously copied by an unknown hand sometime in the seventeenth, which was in her keeping from 1749, the time of her marriage to Daniel Custis, to 1799, at which time she gave it to Eleanor Parke Custis, her granddaughter, on the occasion of her marriage to Lawrence Lewis / transcribed by Karen Hess with historical notes and copious annotations.

Hess, Karen. (Other).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 641.59 WAS (Text) 78731000034880 Storage Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0231049307
  • ISBN: 9780231049306
  • Physical Description: ix, 518 p. : ill., facsims. ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 1981.

Content descriptions

General Note: Transcription of: A booke of cookery and A booke of sweetmeats, a ms. owned by Martha Washington.
Includes index.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Bibliography: p. 469-489.
Subject: Washington, Martha, 1731-1802.
Cooking, English > Early works to 1800.
Cooking > Virginia > Early works to 1800.
Matlagning > 1700-talet > kokböcker.

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