Cookbook of Mde. De Cireaut, 1780?
Handwritten French cookbook.
Language of Materials
Materials in French.
Access. Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.
Collection consists of one handwritten cookbook entitled "Cahier des recettes pour faire des liqueurs, maspineries et remèdes pour différentes maladies pour Mde. de Cireaut" (92 pages, includes index), circa 1780. The cookbook was previously owned by French chef Raymond Oliver, and has a small sticker with his name on the title page.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Accession number: D-40
The cookbook was deposited at Harvard in April 2012. It forms part of the Julio Mario Santo Domingo Collection.
Processed: June 2017
By: Anne Engelhart.
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