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The Tollemache Book of Secrets: A Descriptive Index and Complete Facsimile, with an introduction and transcriptions, together with Catherine Tollemache's Receipts of Pastery, Confectionary &c.

301 pp., 4to, illustrated, quarter tan morocco with gilt title on spine, dark blue cloth sides with the Tollemache arms in gilt on upper cover, t.e.g. This book consists of facsimiles and related notes and transcriptions of two manuscripts. The first is the Tollemache Book of Secrets, a manuscript dating to the early 15th century, an informal compendium of practical household instructions compiled for use at Helmingham Hall, a manor house in Suffolk.

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