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  • Title
    Humphryes, Sydney
  • Reference
    MS0059
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date
    1646-c1668
  • Creator
  • Scope and Content
    The volume contains a book of "Receipts", or recipes initially compiled by Sydney Humphryes. The volume also contains a variety of other hands. The title page states "Sydney Humphryes, His Booke, 1646". The recipes include treatments for various conditions including broken bones, burns, jaundice, vomiting, the plague, scrofula, as well as fruit waters, chocolate and hair dyes. Some recipes are titled with the name of the doctors including Mayern and Burges. The volume is numbered pages 1-209, and contains an index at the back.
  • Extent
    1 volume
  • Language
    English
  • Conditions governing access
    By appointment only. See College website for contact details of the Archives.
  • Conditions governing reproduction
    No photocopying permitted
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  • Admin./ biographical history
    Currently no biographical information on Sydney Humphryes is known.
  • Notes
    Note in front says it was microfilmed in 1952.
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