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1848-1851
Creator:
Spencer, Adelaide Horatio Seymour, 1825-1877
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprising excerpts from the works read by Adelaide Horatio Seymour during the years from 1848 to 1851 providing a record of her reading interests with many contemporary titles included.
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Adelaide Horatio Seymour Spencer commonplace book
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Spencer, Adelaide Horatio Seymour, 1825-1877
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1757
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1848-1851
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A volume comprising excerpts from the works read by Adelaide Horatio Seymour during the years from 1848 to 1851 providing a record of her reading interests with many contemporary titles included.
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1840s 1850s
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Spencer, Adelaide Horatio Seymour, 1825-1877
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Excerpts Manuscripts, English--19th century
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1854-1873
Extent: 1 volume (2 folders)
An album of 101 leaves containing a herbarium of British mosses with collected botanical specimens spanning the years from 1854 to 1870.
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Album of British mosses
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1151
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (2 folders)
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1854-1873
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An album of 101 leaves containing a herbarium of British mosses with collected botanical specimens spanning the years from 1854 to 1870.
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1850s 1860s 1870s
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English
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Manuscripts, English--19th century Prints (visual works) Scrapbooks Specimens
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1857-1894
Creator:
Birmingham Law Students' Society.
Extent: 3 boxes (.50 linear foot)
Four volumes spanning the years from 1857 to 1894 concerning the Birmingham Law Students' Society in England. The Society was founded in 1848. The volumes contain printed meeting agendas, moot court subjects, lists of members, programs, menus, and tickets. A handwritten catalog of the Society's library is included.
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Birmingham Law Students' Society records
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Birmingham Law Students' Society.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1357
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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3 boxes (.50 linear foot)
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1857-1894
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Four volumes spanning the years from 1857 to 1894 concerning the Birmingham Law Students' Society in England. The Society was founded in 1848. The volumes contain printed meeting agendas, moot court subjects, lists of members, programs, menus, and tickets. A handwritten catalog of the Society's library is included.
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1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Birmingham Law Students' Society.
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Agendas (administrative records) Blank forms Book catalogs Clippings (information artifacts) Manuscripts, English--19th century Menus Programs
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1858-1951
Creator:
John Cottrell's Charity.
Extent: 1 volume
A ledger containing an account of receipts, disbursements, and yearly accountin of funds for John Cottrell's Charity spanning the years from 1858 to 1951. The charity supported housing for widows in the Parish of Yardley, Worcestershire.
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Cottrell's Charity accounts, Yardley
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John Cottrell's Charity.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1926
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1858-1951
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A ledger containing an account of receipts, disbursements, and yearly accountin of funds for John Cottrell's Charity spanning the years from 1858 to 1951. The charity supported housing for widows in the Parish of Yardley, Worcestershire.
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1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s
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English
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John Cottrell's Charity.
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Account books Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, English--19th century Manuscripts, English--20th century
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1847-1860
Creator:
Turner, Ellen, active 19th century
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprising copied passages, poems, and quotations along with dried flowers kept by Ellen Turner spanning the years from 1847 to 1860.
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Ellen Turner commonplace book
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Turner, Ellen, active 19th century
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 2043
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1847-1860
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A volume comprising copied passages, poems, and quotations along with dried flowers kept by Ellen Turner spanning the years from 1847 to 1860.
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1840s 1850s 1860s
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Turner, Ellen, active 19th century
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Dried flowers Excerpts Manuscripts, English--19th century Quotations
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1840-1850
Creator:
Todd, Frederick William, 1805-1896
Extent: 1 book (.025 linear foot)
A scrapbook spanning the years from 1840-1850 kept by Frederick William Todd who was stationed in India with the East India Company Army.
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Frederick William Todd scrapbook
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Todd, Frederick William, 1805-1896
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1372
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 book (.025 linear foot)
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1840-1850
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A scrapbook spanning the years from 1840-1850 kept by Frederick William Todd who was stationed in India with the East India Company Army.
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1840s 1850s
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Todd, Frederick William, 1805-1896 East India Company. Army.
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Clippings (information artifacts) Correspondence Manuscripts, English--19th century Political cartoons
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1830-1854
Creator:
Irving, E., Author
Irving, G., Author
Extent: 1 volume
An oblong leather-bound volume with a clasp containing recipes for cooking and domestic household use in addition to information on woodworking and other miscellanous information.
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G. and E. Irving receipt book
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Irving, E., Author Irving, G., Author
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1050
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1830-1854
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An oblong leather-bound volume with a clasp containing recipes for cooking and domestic household use in addition to information on woodworking and other miscellanous information.
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1830s 1840s 1850s
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English
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Irving, E. Irving, G.
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Drawings (visual works) Handbooks and manuals Manuscripts, English--19th century Recipes
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1840-1892
Creator:
Pemberton, J. M., active 1840-1880
Extent: 1 volume (+ 7 leaves)
An oversize volume comprised of culinary and household recipes spanning the years from 1840 to 1892 created by J. M. Pemberton of Leeds, England.
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J. M. Pemberton recipe book
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Pemberton, J. M., active 1840-1880
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1957
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 7 leaves)
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1840-1892
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An oversize volume comprised of culinary and household recipes spanning the years from 1840 to 1892 created by J. M. Pemberton of Leeds, England.
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1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Pemberton, J. M., active 1840-1880
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Manuscripts, English--19th century Recipes
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1857-1863
Creator:
Adam, James, 1834-1908
Extent: 2 volumes
Diary comprising two volumes spanning the years from 1857 to 1863 written by James Adam, a 19th century psychiatrist. Volume 1 contains Adam's descriptions his journey from Scotland to India as a medical officer. Volume 2 has Adam's sporadic entries describing his arrival and work at Bethnal House Asylum with Dr. Ritchie. and Dr. Miller.
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James Adam diary
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Adam, James, 1834-1908
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1948
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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2 volumes
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1857-1863
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Diary comprising two volumes spanning the years from 1857 to 1863 written by James Adam, a 19th century psychiatrist. Volume 1 contains Adam's descriptions his journey from Scotland to India as a medical officer. Volume 2 has Adam's sporadic entries describing his arrival and work at Bethnal House Asylum with Dr. Ritchie. and Dr. Miller.
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1850s 1860s
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English
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Adam, James, 1834-1908
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Diaries Manuscripts, English--19th century Sketches
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1856-1860
Creator:
Birkett, John, 1839-1912
Extent: 1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
A volume comprised of formulas written by English chemist and druggist John Birkett spanning the years from 1856 to 1860. The formulas in the volume were used for medicinal, hygienic, and household purposes.
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John Birkett pharmaceutical recipe book
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Birkett, John, 1839-1912
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1940
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
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1856-1860
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A volume comprised of formulas written by English chemist and druggist John Birkett spanning the years from 1856 to 1860. The formulas in the volume were used for medicinal, hygienic, and household purposes.
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1850s 1860s
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English
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Birkett, John, 1839-1912
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Formularies (Medicine) Manuscripts, English--19th century Prescriptions Recipes
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1849-1899
Creator:
Wilson, John, active 1850-1899
Extent: 1 volume (+ 1 photograph, 3 leaves)
An account book kept by John Wilson who lived in Troutbeck and Windermere, Westmorland, England spanning the years from 1849 to 1899. The volume comprises Wilson's recorded business transactions with clients. Wilson's records suggest he was probably a literary agent, editor, and stationer. He was paid for editing, writing, arranging, and printing and was employed by newspapers such as the Kendal Times and the Lake Herald and writers including George Augustus Sala and Eliza Winstanley. Bound at the end of the volume is Reynold's astrological and prophetic almanack for 1849 on sixteen printed pages.
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John Wilson account book
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Wilson, John, active 1850-1899
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1788
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 1 photograph, 3 leaves)
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1849-1899
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An account book kept by John Wilson who lived in Troutbeck and Windermere, Westmorland, England spanning the years from 1849 to 1899. The volume comprises Wilson's recorded business transactions with clients. Wilson's records suggest he was probably a literary agent, editor, and stationer. He was paid for editing, writing, arranging, and printing and was employed by newspapers such as the Kendal Times and the Lake Herald and writers including George Augustus Sala and Eliza Winstanley. Bound at the end of the volume is Reynold's astrological and prophetic almanack for 1849 on sixteen printed pages.
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1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Wilson, John, active 1850-1899
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Account books Almanacs Codices (bound manuscripts) Correspondence Finding tabs Hybrid books Manuscripts, English--19th century Recipes
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1812-1863
Creator:
Gilbert, Ellen Heathcote, active 19th century
Gilbert, Joseph, Jr., active 19th century.
Extent: 1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
A volume comprised of culinary and medicinal recipes, weights and measurements, directions for making an ice house, and geography. The volume was written by Joseph and Ellen Gilbert of Derbyshire, England and spans the years from 1812 to 1863.
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Joseph Gilbert recipe book
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Gilbert, Ellen Heathcote, active 19th century Gilbert, Joseph, Jr., active 19th century.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1973
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
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1812-1863
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A volume comprised of culinary and medicinal recipes, weights and measurements, directions for making an ice house, and geography. The volume was written by Joseph and Ellen Gilbert of Derbyshire, England and spans the years from 1812 to 1863.
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1810s 1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s
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English
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Gilbert, Ellen Heathcote, active 19th century Gilbert, Joseph, Jr., active 19th century.
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Clippings (information artifacts) Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Manuscripts, English--19th century Recipes
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1833-1866
Creator:
Inglis, M. A.
Extent: 1 volume
A volume containing the culinary recipes of M. A. Inglis, probably of England spanning the years 1833 to 1866. There are a few recipes for prescriptions, toiletries, and household items.
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M. A. Inglis recipe book
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Inglis, M. A.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1753
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1833-1866
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A volume containing the culinary recipes of M. A. Inglis, probably of England spanning the years 1833 to 1866. There are a few recipes for prescriptions, toiletries, and household items.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s
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Inglis, M. A.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Manuscripts, English--19th century Prescriptions Recipes
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1817-1870
Creator:
Maberly, Alexander Cahill, 1843-1929, Author
Maberly, Charles Hensley, 1798?-1852, Author
Extent: 5 volumes
Small collection of family diaries comprises five volumes written by two authors, presumably father and son Charles Hensley Maberly and Alexander Cahill Maberly. The first four volumes were written in French by Charles Hensley spanning the years from 1817 to 1821. The fifth volume was written by Alexander Cahill Maberly in 1870 during a European tour.
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Maberly family diaries
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Maberly, Alexander Cahill, 1843-1929, Author Maberly, Charles Hensley, 1798?-1852, Author
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1824
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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5 volumes
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1817-1870
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Small collection of family diaries comprises five volumes written by two authors, presumably father and son Charles Hensley Maberly and Alexander Cahill Maberly. The first four volumes were written in French by Charles Hensley spanning the years from 1817 to 1821. The fifth volume was written by Alexander Cahill Maberly in 1870 during a European tour.
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Maberly, Alexander Cahill, 1843-1929 Maberly, Charles Hensley, 1798?-1852
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Diaries Drawings (visual works) Manuscripts, English--19th century Manuscripts, French--19th century Photographs Quotations Reading lists
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1836-1874
Creator:
Skevington, Samuel, 1826-1905
Extent: 1 volume (+ 8 leaves)
This volume is a compilation of medicinal, household, and veterinary formulas and preparations written and compiled by Samuel Skevington spanning the years from 1836-1874.
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Samuel Skevington formulary
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Skevington, Samuel, 1826-1905
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1863
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 8 leaves)
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1836-1874
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This volume is a compilation of medicinal, household, and veterinary formulas and preparations written and compiled by Samuel Skevington spanning the years from 1836-1874.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s
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Skevington, Samuel, 1826-1905
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Formularies Manuscripts, English--19th century Prescriptions Recipes
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1830-1852
Creator:
Horne, George, 1730-1792, Author of introduction
Taylor and Hessey. (publisher), Publisher
Extent: 1 volume
A commonplace book written by an unnamed compiler in England spanning the years from 1830 to 1852. The volume, published by Taylor and Hessey in London, 1811, has a printed title page followed by eight printed pages comprising an explanation of a commonplace book, an abridgment of George Horne's Aurifondina Drexelius, a table of general subjects, and an index.
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The literary diary ; or, improved common-place book : |b to which are prefixed an explanatory treatise ; an abridgment of the Aurifodina Drexelius, by Bishop Horne : an index, formed, with some variations, on the celebrated plan of Mr. Locke
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Horne, George, 1730-1792, Author of introduction Taylor and Hessey. (publisher), Publisher
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 2026
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1830-1852
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A commonplace book written by an unnamed compiler in England spanning the years from 1830 to 1852. The volume, published by Taylor and Hessey in London, 1811, has a printed title page followed by eight printed pages comprising an explanation of a commonplace book, an abridgment of George Horne's Aurifondina Drexelius, a table of general subjects, and an index.
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1830s 1840s 1850s
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Horne, George, 1730-1792 Taylor and Hessey. (publisher) Moyes, James, -1838, printer
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Blankbooks Clippings (information artifacts) Commonplace books Glossaries Hybrid books Manuscripts, English--19th century Poetry
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