- Call number
- Pforz BND-MSS (Marks, J. L.)
- Physical description
- 1 volume (74 numbered pages 7 unnumbered pages) + 1 insert (single sheet), 20 cm; 1 volume (74 numbered pages 7 unnumbered pages) + 1 insert (single sheet), 20 cm
- Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
- Access to materials
- Restricted access. Request access to this collection.
Includes 146 recipes of which 124 are culinary, sixteen are medicinal, and five are for household cleansers. Recipes cover how to make cowslip wine, ginger beer, walnut catsup, force meat balls, a cheap pea soup from Mr. Soyer, bottled fruit from Mrs. Westbrook, college puddings, syllabubs, gateau de pomme, and almond icing as well as pomatum, cordial stomachic, pills for rheumatic pains, an elixir for the worms, and cleansers for furnitue, mahogany, silver and marble. With the twentieth century bookplate of "John L. Marks, 'Chippendale,' Earlswood.".
Using the collection
LocationCarl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Third Floor, Room 319