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Alexius Pedemontanus: Secrets

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3543

Scope and Contents

Recipes taken from the 'Secretes' in the English translation of William Warde (London, 1558). At fo. 66v is a Latin recipe in the main hand, and at fo. 67 recipes in another hand, continued at the foot of 66v. At fo. 67v is yet another recipe in a crude 17th cent. hand, also to be found in scribblings inside the back cover. fo. 68: wanting.


  • Creation: 1590 (Circa)


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1 volume(s) (1 volume paper) : paper

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Presented by G. F. Rogers MD, 1898.

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